Shakespeare commemoration day and exhibition 2016


This year a variety of festivities worldwide commemorate the 400. anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, the great English dramatist.

The Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt, where his death mask is kept, dedicated on March 9th 2016 a Day of lectures and an exhibition to William Shakespeare.

The accompanying exhibition “Shakespeare in his time” will present his death mask and various records and documents attributed to his family.

Exhibition “Shakespeare in his time”

March 9th till April 10th 2016
daily 08:00 a.m. till 10:00 p.m.
exhibition area of the Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt