2024 marks the 1000th anniversary of the death of Emperor Heinrich II
There’s always an anniversary somewhere, a centennial, a special event year, a birthday or death-day of someone important in the history of Bamberg.
And sometimes it’s just a theme or a special topic deserving that extra amount of attention in a certain year, celebrated by an abundance of events and things to do and see, which we will show you in this section of our website.
2024: 1000th anniversary of the death of Emperor Henry II
2023: 30th anniversary of Bamberg‘s UNESCO World Heritage title
The old town of Bamberg was inscribed on the list of World Heritage Sites on December 11, 1993. Reason enough to celebrate this 30th anniversary in style in the year 2023.
2022: 200th anniversary of E.T.A. Hoffmann's death
Numerous exhibitions and city tours in the theme year 2022 dealt with the life of the artist in Bamberg and with his works
2021 celebrates “1.700 years of Jewish Life in Germany”
With a host of events in all of Germany and also in Bamberg