Collections & holdings

What collections are curated by the Klassik Stiftung Weimar? You can find an overview here.

Three institutions of the Klassik Stiftung Weimar – the Herzogin Anna Amalia Bibliothek (HAAB), the Goethe- und Schiller-Archiv (GSA) and the museums – are responsible for preserving numerous items in various collections and collection areas. These include the military library collection, holdings related to Johann Wolfgang Goethe’s colour theory and the written estate of the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche.

The collection database allows users to search alphabetically or thematically for specific complexes in the holdings of the Klassik Stiftung Weimar. The results present collections of various art genres, era-specific collections and personal estates. The profile descriptions provide a general overview of the respective database and references to the corresponding catalogues, information on accessibility and availability of the items, and contact data.


Projects of the Klassik Stiftung Weimar are funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and the Free State of Thuringia, represented by the State Chancellery of Thuringia, Department of Culture and the Arts.

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