FAQ

FESTIVAL

Q: Where will this year's event take place?

A: The venue is the Buchenwald Memorial on the Ettersberg.

 

Q: When will the festival take place?

A: The event will take place from Friday 30th August to Sunday 1st September 2024. It starts in the evening at 20.00 and ends at 00.00.

 

Q: How many buildings will be used for the 2024 festival?

A: This year there will be three buildings/objects; the Stelenweg, the Street of Nations and the Bell Tower.

 

Q: Which artists are participating this year?

A: The Stelenweg, the seven reliefs, will be illuminated by >>mammasONica<< with "Ghostspoets".

The Street of Nations by the >>Area Composer<< with "Empathy".

Marina Konther will install the bell tower with her production "Die Stille".

 

Q: How do I get to the event?

A: There is limited parking at the memorial and the memorial site. We therefore ask you to form groups. Buses will also be provided from the city centre.

 

Q: Is the event free?

A: Yes, the festival is free.

 

Q: Are there any rules I need to follow when visiting?

A: Yes, there are. Please remember that the Buchenwald Memorial is a cemetery.

 

Q: Is the venue barrier-free?

A: Unfortunately not. There are many steps on the grounds of the memorial. The site is not suitable for wheelchairs, prams or people on crutches.

 

Q: How long does a tour take?

A: A tour takes approximately 1.5 hours.