Garmisch-Partenkirchen: Kongresshaus

Country: Germany (Deutschland)
State: Bayern
District: Landkreis Garmisch-Partenkirchen
City: Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Location: Garmisch; Michael-Ende-Kurpark

Congress centre and arts centre. First venue built in the 1930s as "Festsaal". Used for official events during the 1936 Winter Olympic Games. 1964 addition of a concert hall "Richard-Strauss-Konzertsaal", named after the German composer, Richard Strauss (1864-1949) who lived and died in Garmisch. 1978 major rebuilding of the original "Festsaal", re-opened as "Kongresshaus". 1987 addition of another tract including the "Kleines Theater" and a studio theatre "Bühne U1".

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen: Kongresshaus Picture: below left: Kongresshaus
Front Text: "Garmisch-Partenkirchen Kurpark"
Reverse Text: "Garmisch-Partenkirchen/Oberbayern, Heilklimatischer Kurort mit Zugspitzgruppe, 2964 m"
Type: Dia- und Postkartenverlag Hans Huber, Garmisch-Partenkirchen; Nr. 8524
Size: Modern
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