Park an der Ilm
Situated on the western edge of Park an der Ilm, this house was where the composer and pianist resided in Weimar from 1869 to 1886.
From 1776 to 1782 Goethe lived in this house, a cottage given to him by Carl August in order to lure him to Weimar.
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Park an der Ilm information
This sprawling park provides a bucolic backdrop to the town, and is also home to a trio of historic houses, including the Goethes Gartenhaus , where Goethe lived from 1776 to 1782; the Römisches Haus , the local duke's summer retreat, with period rooms and an exhibit on the park; and the Liszt-Haus , where the composer resided from 1869 to 1886.