Various activities of the Klassik Stiftung Weimar are funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and the Free State of Thuringia, represented by the Thuringian State Chancellery, Department of Culture and Art.

Rethinking the world – 100 years of bauhaus

In 2019 Germany will be celebrating the founding centenary of the Bauhaus with partners from around the world. The inauguration of the bauhaus museum weimar is one of the highlights of the worldwide centenary programme.



Topping out ceremony held for the bauhaus museum weimar

The work on the structural shell of the museum is now completed.



The Bauhaus collection of the Klassik Stiftung Weimar

The Klassik Stiftung owns a unique collection on the history before during and after the Bauhaus. The bauhaus museum weimar will offer enough space to present the Weimar portfolio to visitors from around the world.



Bürgerinfo Bauhaus

On the joint portal »Bürgerinfo Bauhaus« (»Bauhaus information for citizens«), the Klassik Stiftung Weimar and die city of Weimar answer questions on the construction of the bauhaus museum weimar.



Alma Siedhoff-Buscher »Ship-Building Game« 1923

Alma Buscher-Siedhoff developed a toy for children that offered both the possibility of imitation as well as free creative development.

Walter Gropius, around 1919, Founder of the Bauhaus

»The ultimate goal of all creative activity is a building!« Gropius proclaims in his Bauhaus manifesto that he wrote in 1919.

There are many reasons to support the bauhaus museum weimar:

»Because clever heads from Thuringia change the world.«



Bauhaus Agents

The Bauhaus as initiator for cultural education today: Bauhaus Agents develop innovative communication concepts for the bauhaus museum weimar.



Marcel Breuer »Stacking tables« 1925/26

The »stacking tables« can be stacked and can easily be transported as a set. Thus they combine balance, harmony and proportion with the principle of functionality.

The Klassik Stiftung Weimar is funded through the German Federal Commissioner for Cultural and Media Affairs by resolution of the German Bundestag, the Free State of Thuringia and the City of Weimar.