9 + 10 December 2023

CHRISTMAS
MARKET

Once again this year, the Bennigsen estate shone in festive splendor – for the fortieth time. Once again, many lovely people came to celebrate this wonderful anniversary together, so many that we are proud to announce a new record number of visitors.

September 10, 2023

OPEN MONUMENT DAY

What a great day at our Bennigsen estate. More than a thousand wonderful people were allowed to enjoy the Open Monument Day in the best weather during several guided tours.

July 29, 2023

VIEUX FARKA TOURÉ

There is a popular saying in Mali that the surname of life is change. Vieux Farka Touré has followed this dictum throughout his career.

July 9, 2023

CULTURE
SUMMER 2023:
JULIUS EASTMAN PROJECT

Minimal music with pop elements by rediscovered NYC composer Julius Eastman, performed by an eight-piece all-female ensemble.

June 9 – July 2, 2023

LODDERBAST CINEMA

Wiebke and Johannes Thomsen bring cinema to Gut Bennigsen with screenings of cracking indie releases, curious film gems and untamed visual violence.

June 16, 2023

ENSEMBLE SOZUSINGEN

Ensemble Sozusingen inspires us with a captivating concert collage at Gut Bennigsen.

May 19, 2023

BASSEKOU KOUYATÉ
& NGONI BA

Bassekou Kouyate is one of the true masters of the ngoni, an ancient traditional lute found throughout West Africa.

December 3 +4, 2022

CHRISTMAS
MARKET

At 3. and 4. December 2022 the Christmas market of the Bennigser Interessengemeinschaft e.V. took place for the first time on the Bennigsen estate.

August 6, 2022

VAGABUNDOS

The Vagabundos go in search of musical treasures of the earth – with sensitive music about love, lust and passion.

July 17, 2022

NIGHT CANDLES

What can classical music do today? The Orchestra in the Staircase has been working on an expanded concert concept for several years.

June 1, 2022

CIRCLING REALITIES

We are more than ones and zeros. We are circles that touch, that intersect. With Circling Realities the orchestra presents a completely new concert experience in the staircase.

August 22, 2021

TOVTE

With refined arrangements and energetic rhythms, the five musicians from Cologne make it just as easy for their audience to listen devoutly as to dance exuberantly.