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The Black Forest Sights

Hermann Hesse Museum

  • Marktpl. 30 Map It
  • Calw

Updated 11/13/2013

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The museum recounts the life of the Nobel Prize–winning writer, Hermann Hesse, author of Steppenwolf and The Glass Bead Game, who rebelled against his middle-class German upbringing to become a pacifist and the darling of the Beat Generation. The museum tells the story of his life in personal belongings, photographs, manuscripts, and other documents. An audioguide in English available

Sight Information


Marktpl. 30, Calw, D–75365, Germany

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Sight Details:

  • €5
  • Apr.–Oct., Tues.–Sun. 11–5; Nov.–Mar., Tues.–Sun. 2–5.

Updated 11/13/2013


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