Museums, Exhibitions & Memorials
From world-famous exhibits and works of art to curious showpieces in the shoe museum in Weißenfels or the mysterious underground labyrinth in Zeitz. In Saale-Unstrut you will be amazed at what our numerous museums & exhibitions have to offer.
Whether glorious rulers from the Middle Ages or art-loving dukes, numerous artists as well as great thinkers and unforgettable musicians such as Heinrich Schütz - the most important composer of the German early baroque - always surrounded the powerful people from church and state. The rich cultural landscape in Saale-Unstrut is a living image of this eventful past. You can get your own impression of it in one of the numerous museums & exhibitions or the many castles and churches of the region.
Have you ever visited a briquette museum? In the residential town of Zeitz you can do so in the "Brikettfabrik Herrmannschacht". In addition to extraordinary museums such as the pram museum in the Moritzburg in Zeitz or the Nebra Ark with the planetarium, you will find classical museums as well as contemporary exhibitions of modern art in the Saale-Unstrut area.