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You are interested in what is on offer within the area of culture and schools?

Then you are in the right place.

Kulmbach becomes a university location. With the decision of the Bavarian government in July 2017, it is clear that the University of Bayreuth will open a faculty for life sciences in Kulmbach. More information:

The area of "Education and Culture" is divided into Adult Evening Classes, Municpal Music School, Town Archives and the Municipal Library.
The central administration for the promotion of culture and sport and for the school administration are on the second floor of the building occupied by the adult education centre in the Bauergasse 4.

Kulmbach - the town of schools - has all schools of further education as well as various institutes for vocational education and vocational further education.

There is also a lot on offer in the area of culture.

Over and above events from the Tourism & Events Service in the Dr. Stammberger Halle (Civic Centre) and at the Plassenburg Castle, the specialist area of Education and Culture regularly holds art exhibitions, readings and similar events in the gallery of the Badhaus in the Oberhacken 34.
Special exhibitions also take place regularly in the Deutsches Zinnfigurenmuseum (GermanTin Figure Museum) at the Plassenburg Castle.

Every year from July to September, the Association of Franconian Artists shows outstanding works by artists from Franconia or those with connections to Franconia.
More details can be found on the website of the Plassenburg Castle.
Tradition and customs are upheld by the Arbeitskreis Kulmbacher Heimatvereine (working group of Kulmbach clubs for local traditions and customs) which holds its Kulmbach Evening to celebrate the "Tag der Heimat" (homecoming day) in the Stadthalle (Civic Centre).

Here you can also find information on our annual holiday camp in Bruck on the Großglockner Hochalpenstraße and on the "Richtig Fit -Tage des Sports".

The team from the Department of Education and Culture is available for you and will gladly provide more information.