Make Oberammergau your next passion project

A postcard-pretty Bavarian region near the Austrian border is one for the list when the travel industry eventually resumes its business again

22nd March, 2020
Make Oberammergau your next passion project
The tradition of the once-a-decade passion play in Oberammergau started with a vow taken in 1633, during the 30 Years’ War

Until last Friday, a question mark hung over the production of the 2020 Oberammergau passion play, scheduled to premiere on May 16 and run until October 4, a tradition which began as a result of fears about the spread of the plague in Bavaria. As of Friday morning, the news was in: the event will be postponed until summer 2020, just the third time in its many centuries of existence that its agreed date has been stymied.

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