General Information

Tours and Discoveries

Alongside the concerts, the International Bach Festival offers visitors a variety of guided tours to discover Schaffhausen's rich culture and history. The tours are free of charge to all festival ticketholders! The tours at the museum will be led by specialist curators and will introduce you to the most valued exhibits of the art collection or guide you through the current special exhibition. In the our specifically devised tour “Schaffhausen Baroque”, we discover what Schaffhausen may have been like in Johann Sebastian Bach's day and age.

Our Guided Tours

  • Thu, May 13
  • Guided Tours

Guided Tour: «Baroque Schaffhausen»

Festival Centre /
Stadtkirche St.
 Johann
2.30pm

(tour in German!)
free with a valid festival ticket
duration: approx. 75 mins

What was it like to live in Schaffhausen in Johann Sebastian Bach's time? In the character of Schaffhausen's historical annalist Laurenz von Waldkirch, our local historian Martin Harzenmoser guides you through the vivid and exciting tales of Schaffhausen in the baroque era.

Further details:
Schaffhauserland Tourismus
Herrenacker 15
8200 Schaffhausen
Tel. +41 52 632 40 20
www.schaffhauserland.ch

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  • Thu, May 13
  • Guided Tours

Guided Tour: «Baroque Schaffhausen»

Festival Centre /
Stadtkirche St.
 Johann
2.30pm

(tour in German!)
free with a valid festival ticket
duration: approx. 75 mins

What was it like to live in Schaffhausen in Johann Sebastian Bach's time? In the character of Schaffhausen's historical annalist Laurenz von Waldkirch, our local historian Martin Harzenmoser guides you through the vivid and exciting tales of Schaffhausen in the baroque era.

Further details::
Schaffhauserland Tourismus
Herrenacker 15
8200 Schaffhausen
Tel. +41 52 632 40 20
www.schaffhauserland.ch

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  • Fri, May 14
  • Guided Tours

Guided Tour: «Baroque Schaffhausen»

Festival Centre /
Stadtkirche St.
 Johann
2.30pm

(tour in German!)
free with a valid festival ticket
duration: approx. 75 mins

What was it like to live in Schaffhausen in Johann Sebastian Bach's time? In the character of Schaffhausen's historical annalist Laurenz von Waldkirch, our local historian Martin Harzenmoser guides you through the vivid and exciting tales of Schaffhausen in the baroque era.

Further details:
Schaffhauserland Tourismus
Herrenacker 15
8200 Schaffhausen
Tel. +41 52 632 40 20
www.schaffhauserland.ch

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  • Sat, May 15
  • Guided Tours

Guided Tour: Museum Lindwurm

Museum Lindwurm, Stein am Rhein
2.30 pm

(Tour in German!)
free with valid concert ticket
duration: approx. 1 hour

Discover the museum on a guided tour or visit the museum by yourself. The entry is free with valid concert ticket.

Further details:Museum Lindwurm
Understadt 18
8260 Stein am Rhein
Tel: + 41 (0)52 741 25 12
https://www.museum-lindwurm.ch

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  • Sun, May 16
  • Guided Tours

Guided Tour: «Highlights of the Museum»

Museum zu Allerheiligen
2.30pm

(Tour in German!)
free with valid concert ticket
duration: approx. 1 hour

A guided tour through the centrepieces of the Allerheiligen's collection with curator Bettina Bussinger.

Further details:
Museum zu Allerheiligen Schaffhausen
Klosterstrasse 16
8200 Schaffhausen
Tel. +41 52 633 07 77
www.allerheiligen.ch

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