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Beethoven - walking tour through Bonn

16 stations explain the most important parts of Beethoven's life in Bonn

You can experience the most important parts of Ludwig van Beethoven's childhood and youth in Bonn at 16 stations on a Beethoven tour on foot. A flyer leads to the various places where display boards provide information on the life of the world-famous composer.
The stations include Bonngasse 20 with the Chamber music room and the Haus Im Mohren, the parish church of St. Remigius in Brüdergasse, Haus Rheingasse 24, the university's main building (auditorium 17), Schlosskirche, Zehrgarten/Markt (by the old town hall), Bonn Minster (formerly the Minster school), the Beethoven monument on the Münsterplatz, Kaufhof - the former Breuningsches Haus, the current Beethovenhalle, the bust of Beethoven, the grave of Beethoven's mother in the old cemetery, La Redoute and  Lippesches Palais.


The sites:


  1. Beethoven-Haus, Bonngasse
  2. Chamber music room
  3. Former Rheingasse 24
  4. Parish church of St. Remigius
  5. Main university building
  6. Schlosskirche
  7. Former Zehrgarten, market
  8. Former Breuningsches Haus, Münsterplatz (now the department store Kaufhof)
  9. Münster, chapter house
  10. Beethoven monument, Münsterplatz
  11. Dreieck
  12. Beethon sculpture, in front of the Beethovenhalle
  13. Beethovenhalle
  14. Old cemetery, mother´s grave
  15. La Redoute ball house, Bad Godesberg
  16. Lippesches Palais, Beuel-Oberkassel