Art, culture and town history under one roof sponsored by the Werner Deschauer Foundation in Geisa

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Art Gallery

Art Gallery

Discover important works by world-renowned artists such as Salvador Dalí, Gabriele Münter, Otto Piene or Marc Chagall.

City Museum

City Museum and Life Stories

Discover the most influential personalities and exhibits from Geisa's 1200-year history.



The ANNELIESE DESCHAUER Gallery is a place of gathering and encounter - among other things at events, vernissages, special exhibitions or workshops.


Werner Deschauer Foundation

The Werner Deschauer Foundation was founded in 1998. It supports a wide variety of projects for the benefit of the town of Geisa and its citizens, such as the ANNELIESE DESCHAUER Gallery.


Geisa's newest cultural venue:

The ANNELIESE DESCHAUER Gallery is Geisa’s newest cultural venue and the newest offering for visitors to the city. In the Rhön Biosphere Reserve, the land of open distances, the gallery opens up new vistas and creates space for diverse inspiration. The futuristic-looking cube was presented to the town of Geisa by Werner and Anneliese Deschauer in 2018.

On the first floor, works of art from the collection of Anneliese Deschauer are on display. Among them are works by important artists such as Gabriele Münter, Marc Chagall and Salvador Dalí.

In addition, changing special exhibitions and events on exciting topics from art, culture and science invite visitors.

The studio in the basement offers adults and children the opportunity to become artistically active themselves through the Förderverein Kunst, Kultur und Wissenschaft Geisa e.V..

The exhibition on the upper floor provides insights into selected Geisa life stories. It presents the life and work of famous and lesser-known Geisa residents. Amazing exhibits from Geisa’s 1200-year history await you in the city museum.

Why a visit to our gallery is worthwhile you can also read here.

17. November 2023 - 13. February 2024

Exhibition "Princesses dresses Be a princess once! Many girls in Geisa had this dream, but...

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1. December 2023
19:00 - 21:00

The sponsoring association of the ANNELIESE DESCHAUER Gallery invites to a traditional evening event. Dagmar...

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"If you want to paint, you first have to learn to look closely!"

Otmar Alt

This is how Otmar Alt describes the prerequisites for an artist’s development. In this spirit, the gallery invites visitors to take a close look at works of art and to recognize connections.

14. November 2023

Photo calendar 2024

Unkategorisiert. It’s that time again. The photo circle’s popular calendar is now available. This year, it bears the title “Our Geisa […]

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9. November 2023

Lecture on Jewish history in Geisa

Event review. Second laying of Stumbling Stones in Geisa On November 9, 2023, many people gathered at the memorial stone of the […]

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25. October 2023

Valuable document of contemporary history

Event review. Great response to Berthold Dücker’s reading on October 20, 2023 Report by Jürgen Körber “From dictatorship to dictatorship” was the […]

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A quick look at the gallery

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Admission prices
Opening hours

Gallery &
City Museum

4 €

from 6 to 18 years and for severely disabled persons
2 €

Family tickets

for 2 adults and all associated children

10 €

Visitors of the Point Alpha Memorial receive a 50% discount on admission to the gallery upon presentation of the ticket (within 7 days)

Groups and guided tours

School classes with teacher

free admission, registration required

Groups from 10 people

Registration required

Guided tour “Art and city history

Registration required

Contact and registration

Tourist office Geisa

Tel. +49 36967-69115

Opening hours

All year round:
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
11 am till 3 pm
(holidays excluded)

Special opening hours:

Additional visit appointments by arrangement

from June to September additionally:
11 am to 4 pm


Schloßplatz 1+2, 36419 Geisa


The building is largely barrier-free accessible.