Museum & Cultural Center

A unique Jugendstil villa located in the heart of Blaustein-Herrlingen.

Here, you will find the Museum BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES” [LEBENSLINIEN], a venue for a variety of cultural events and facilities for your festivities.

The Villa Lindenhof – a cultural center for Blaustein

The Villa Lindenhof, which is a classified historical monument, is an Art Nouveau manor house that was constructed at the beginning of the 20th century by the Munich architect Richard Riemerschmid as a summer resort for the industrialist Max Robert Wieland. Located in Blaustein-Herrlingen, the Villa Lindenhof is intended to become a new cultural center for the city of Blaustein.


The villa houses the newly designed Museum “BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES [LEBENSLINIEN] – Historical Personages in Herrlingen” that opened in November 2019.

Cultural events

The villa also serves as a venue for a variety of selected cultural events, including readings, lectures, exhibitions, and small concerts. The surrounding park grounds are used regularly as an event platform.

Sonderausstellung: Schloss Dellmensingen 1942- Ein jüdisches Zwangsaltenheim

Sonderausstellung - Schloss Dellmensingen 1942 und Tigerfeld: . Zwei jüdische Zwangsaltenheime in Württemberg Ein Ziel nationalsozialistischer Politik war es, jüdisches Leben auszulöschen. Menschen wurden entwurzelt und an Orten wie den …

Find out more »
Museum Lebenslinien, Villa Lindenhof, Lindenhof 2
Blaustein, 89134
Google Karte anzeigen

Führung durch die Sonderausstellung Jüdisches Zwangsaltenheim Schloss Dellmensingen“

Zum Abschluss der Sonderausstellung „Schloss Dellmensingen und Tigerfeld 1942 – zwei jüdische Zwangsaltersheime in Württemberg“ führt der Kurator Dr. Michael Koch, der auch ein Buch zum Thema geschrieben hat, durch …

Find out more »
Museum Lebenslinien, Villa Lindenhof, Lindenhof 2
Blaustein, 89134
Google Karte anzeigen


Historical personalities in Herrlingen

  • Max R. Wieland (1867-1935)
  • Richard Riemerschmid (1868-1957)
  • Gertrud Kantorowicz (1876-1945)
  • Claire Weimersheimer (1883-1963)
  • Anna Essinger (1879-1960)
  • Käthe Hamburg (1893-1951)
  • Hugo Rosenthal (1887-1980)
  • Jüdisches Altersheim (1939-1942)
  • Erwin Rommel (1891-1944)
  • Gruppe 47, 2. Treffen 7.-9. November 1947
A unique Jugendstil ensemble

Together with its adjoining buildings and park grounds, the Villa Lindenhof is a singular holistic work of art thoroughly planned down to the last detail.

10 historical personalities

Immerse yourself at the newly designed Museum LEBENSLINIEN in the biographies of extremely contrasting personalities, who lived and were active in Herrlingen during the turbulent history of first half of the last century.

Culture up close
up close

Experience diverse cultural events in the cozy living room setting of the Villa Lindenhof or in the idyllic park against the backdrop of the impressively beautiful Jugendstil scenery.

Some impressions of the Villa Lindenhof

5 steps to obtaining the right reply

Questions regarding guided tours of the museum, ticket reservations, or inquiries about reserving the facilities for festivities and weddings or wedding receptions?
Please use the contact options below to obtain the appropriate reply.

Contact options