Town of theater

MeiningenMeiningen gained a reputation across Europe in the 19th century for its theater, which was founded in 1831 and is seen as the birthplace of the modern practice of director's theatre. As a local centre, today Meiningen offers visitors a unique cultural experience with the South Thuringia State Theatre, castles, palaces, museums and events whose reputation still radiates beyond the regions.


Tourist-Information Meiningen
Ernestinerstraße 2
98617 Meiningen
Tel: 03693 - 44650
Fax: 03693 - 446544