Paths to Cranach 2022 - A voyage of discovery

Paths to Cranach 2022 - A voyage of discovery

As the "cradle" of Lucas Cranach, the town of Kronach represents the starting point of the art-historical voyage of discovery in the Cranach Jubilee Year 2022.

Kronach will present visitors with a varied programme of events: Kronach Jubilee Programme


The special exhibitions at Rosenberg Fortress illuminate several aspects and effects of this outstanding artistic personality and his time.



Wege zu Cranach - Kronach
Wege zu Cranach - Kronach


The complete programme booklet, with much more information on the great jubilee year and the special exhibitions at Kronach's Rosenberg Fortress, can be found under the following link: Experience Kronach in the Cranach Jubilee Year 2022



Wege zu Cranach- Eine Entdeckungsreise
Paths to Cranach 2022 - A voyage of discovery


Ways to Cranach - un voyage de découverte All Cranach towns look forward to your visit and wish you an impressive journey through Bavaria, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia. Flyer Events - Paths to Cranach 2022.

More about Cranach's connection to his birthplace Kronach on: Paths to Cranach -Location Kronach



Event Properties

Event Date 11.06.2022
Event End Date 30.10.2022
Location Kronach - Fortress

Venue Information - Kronach - Fortress

A jewel of Franconian fortress architecture is the mighty fortress Rosenberg in Kronach. It is one of the largest, fully preserved, medieval fortifications in Europe and rises steeply above the enchanting Kronach Old Town. The Bamberg prince-bishops developed the once medieval castle into one of their fortresses and splendid residence. Finally, the expansion to the modern fortress complex, which has been preserved until today.

Discover with FORTE CULTURA diverse cultural highlights and the exciting tourist offer of the fortress Rosenberg - one of the most beautiful and powerful fortifications in Germany - with its Franconian gallery and much more ...


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Fortress Rosenberg Kronach

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