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New UNESCO World Heritage site in Saxony

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Exciting news: The "Ore Mountains / Krušnohoří Mining Region" has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List which means, Saxony has a new UNESCO ...

Special exhibitions in Gotha mark 2019 anniversaries of Royal connections between Germany and the UK

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Time to celebrate long-lasting UK-German connections: 2019 marks the 200th anniversary of the births of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Friedenstein Palace in Gotha as ...

See some award-winning Cultural Heart of Germany beauties

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We're a bit chuffed: Travel blogger, photographer and videographer Dan Clarke (Dan Flying Solo) recently won a Traverse Creator Award for his photography, among others ...

Bauhaus exhibition at Leipzig’s Grassi Museum

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Flagging up: The BAUHAUS_SAXONY exhibition at Grassi Museum in Leipzig traces the connections and activities of Bauhaus artists born in Saxony. The region played an ...

Haus am Horn reopened for Bauhaus 100

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After extensive renovation, the very first house built in the Bauhaus-style has reopened in Weimar, celebrating the 100th anniversary of the design school this year. ...

Next highlight: Dresden Music Festival from 16 May

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Under the leadership of Jan Vogler, Dresden Music Festival has developed into a major innovative music festival with a focus on classical music. This year's ...

3 reasons why design lovers should book their Weimar trip NOW

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Not just the recent opening of the new Bauhaus Museum puts Weimar firmly on the map as a stand-out art and design destination. A new ...

New London-Dresden flights

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Fancy a visit to the Old Masters Picture Gallery in Dresden (picture right)? Good news then: From 29 October 2019, Ryanair will service Dresden from ...

Peace is Power: Yoko Ono exhibition in Leipzig

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"Yoko Ono. Peace is Power". That's the title of the most extensive retrospective of the Japanese-American artist's work in Germany to day at Leipzig's Museum ...

Explore Saxony on the architecture trail

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Splendid historic buildings, beautifully restored towns and some top-notch contemporary architecture – Saxony has it all. “The Architectural Landscape of Saxony”, a new, free brochure, ...

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