At midday, as the clock was striking twelve, it's time to visit Goethe Museum in FrankfurtStaff Writer | Monday October 29, 2018 7:13AM ET
Germany This is where Johann Wolfgang Goethe was born on the 28th of August
Come and visit the Frankfurt Goethe Museum, the only picture gallery exclusively dedicated to the Age of Goethe.
READ MOREHere you will find pictures by important artists of the German-speaking lands, from Late Baroque through Sturm und Drang, Classicism and Romanticism to the Biedermeier period.
This is where Johann Wolfgang Goethe was born on the 28th of August 1749 "at midday, as the clock was striking twelve", and where he grew up with his sister Cornelia.
So, the even takes place from 28 October 2018 to 30 December 2019.
Let the team of Goethe-Museum take you on a tour – floor by floor – of Goethe's family home.
A short history of the house and its residents can be found in the exhibition on the third floor.
Ater that, daily city tours on double-decker busses is a great way to spend time. Take in the sunshine and the sights on the open upper deck, from where you are guaranteed the superb views of Frankfurt's many sightseeing attractions.
The tour commentary is available in various languages via headset. ■
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