Lutherstadt Eisleben in Mansfeld-Südharz District, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Residence of Richard Wagner
Aufenthalt von Richard Wagner
In this house there was the goldsmith's workshop by Carl Geyer, the step-uncle of Richard Wagner, in which the great German composer stayed from early October 1821 until September 1822.
In diesem Haus befand sich die Goldschmiedewerkstatt von Carl Geyer, dem Stiefonkel Richard Wagners, bei dem sich der groß deutsche Komponist von Anfang Oktober 1821 bis September 1822 aufhielt.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Industry & Commerce • Man-Made Features. A significant historical year for this entry is 1821.
Location. 51° 31.677′ N, 11° 32.697′ E. Marker is in Lutherstadt Eisleben, Saxony-Anhalt, in Mansfeld-Südharz District. Marker is at the intersection of Vicariatsgasse and Andreaskirchplatz, on the right when traveling south on Vicariatsgasse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Vicariatsgasse 7, Lutherstadt Eisleben, Saxony-Anhalt 06295, Germany. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. City Seat of the Counts of Mansfeld-Hinterort (here, next to this marker); Martin Luther Quotes (a few steps from this Martin Luther Death House (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Residence of Richard Wagner (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Altes Gymnasium (about 90 meters away); Martin Luther (about 90 meters away); Markt 54 Birthplace of Alwin Sörgel (about 90 meters away); The Eisleber Mining School in the Katharinenstift 1817 - 1844 (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lutherstadt Eisleben.
Also see . . .
1. The Young Richard Wagner. (Submitted on November 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Richard Wagner, Composer of Operas. A Project Gutenberg eBook (Submitted on November 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 368 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 15, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.