Lower Saxony


Culture and history

Culture and history

Lower Saxony - a rich heritage full of beauty

There are so many reasons why Germany is an attractive holiday destination. Lower Saxony is certainly one of the best regions to visit because it combines wonderfully varied scenery with fascinating towns and cities and great cultural heritage. You can also discover the part Germany plays in the story of the British Royal Family.

Panoramic view of the Herrenhausen Gardens in Hannover

Parks and Gardens

in Lower Saxony

The numerous parks and gardens in Lower Saxony still capture the charm of long-forgotten times. read more

Richmond Castle

Castles and Forts

Dreams and Heroic Deeds

Take a journey through time and experience magnificent castles and proud forts read more

500 Years Since the Reformation

500 Years Since the Reformation

The Anniversary in Lower Saxony

500 years have passed since Martin Luther nailed his '95 Theses' to the door of Wittenberg Castle church in 1517. This act heralded the start of the Reformation. read more

Guided tours at the "Schwedenspeicher" in Stade

Museums and Exhibitions

the Search for the Roots

Rummage around and be amazed, look and discover, learn and understand - the museums and galleries of Lower Saxony are chock full of surprises. read more

World Cultural Heritage Rammelsberg in Goslar

UNESCO World Heritage

In Lower Saxony

Worldwide, UNESCO awards the most precious cultural sites known to mankind the title "world heritage". read more