Unique Locations Of Art And History

Welcome to Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia, the three states forming the Cultural Heart of Germany: Cultural treasures, hidden gems and inspiring destinations are all yours to discover!

The central German federal states of Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia stand for a unique wealth of culture. The region features numerous UNESCO World Heritage sites such as Wartburg Castle in Eisenach, the Dessau-Wörlitz Garden Kingdom or the Bauhaus sites in Weimar and Dessau. Visitors can walk in the steps of cultural icons such as Bach, Handel or Wagner and explore where the composers lived and work. Cities and towns like Dresden, Leipzig, Görlitz, Weimar, Erfurt, Halle or Quedlinburg are full of stunning historic architecture and cultural attractions. They are also buzzing urban centres with plenty of character and perfect for discerning city breakers. Add our great outdoors, beautiful parks and gardens plus many unique festivals and events – and you’ll be sure to find something to your liking!