Arts and Cultural
Eisenbahn- u. Spielzeugmuseum
Train lovers will be drawn like a magnet to the Eisenbahn- u. Spielzeugmuseum. It's a one-of-a-kind museum featuring an incredible collection of historical model railways. From modern times to nostalgic toy trains, this family attraction is fun for everyone. Take a glimpse at the evolution of the train to see an important part of German transportation.
Located in a Renaissance-era castle, the Schlossmuseum is the place to come to learn about the history of Quedlinburg. This fascinating repository of displays and exhibits is perfect for visitors of all ages. Walls are covered in rich traditional German art and guests can take a step back in time to enrich themselves in beautiful oil and canvas paintings, one of many fine modes of art.
Points of Interest
Bodetal Therme Thale
People travel to Bodetal Therme Thale from far and wide seeking relief from aches and pains, as this popular spa center is rich in thermal baths and saunas, where guests are able to enjoy respite amongst the beautiful outdoor landscape and savor wine and elegant cuisine as well.
Dom zu Halberstadt
Nestled in the Harz Mountains, the Protestant Cathedral of St. Stephen and St. Sixtus is one of the few remaining big churches of the French Kathedralschemas. From rich tapestries, cathedral ceilings, and portraits of the most significant biblical events, this point of interest is a definite must-see. Opulent and antique, this church is breathtaking.
Schierke am Brocken
Outdoor activities galore are the hallmark of Schierke am Brocken, a very appealing resort area. It's known for hiking, mountain biking, rock climbing, and winter sports like skiing and snowboarding. Guests bask in the sun, breathe in the clear air, and get back to nature at this point of interest.
An imposing baroque castle, Schloss Ballenstedt was constructed in the early part of the 18th century. Visitors to this attraction find it both fun and educational, and decadent and rich in gold, hand crafted antiques, and glorious decorations, this castle emanates Germany's rich history.
Situated in the Harz Mountains, Schloss Wernigerode is a late-19th century castle. Tours are available for the castle, which is one of the most popular with tourists in the Saxony-Anhalt area. Guests travel back in time to an era of medieval times, where chivalry is at its prime and royalty is unlike that of today.
Architecture lovers will be smitten with Stiftskirche Quedlinburg. This is the historic Collegiate Church of St. Servatius, whose construction got underway in the 10th century. Guests can relive the times where there were no skyscrapers or high rises, and admire the architecture of this time, which was laborious yet awe-inspiring.
The shops in Quedlinburg sell all kinds of items but prior to Easter many of them go all out to honor the holiday. Patrons can purchase stuffed bunnies, baskets of flowers, and eggs of the painted, plastic, and chocolate varieties. Exciting for the whole family, these shops offer everything that pleases both nostalgic and modern-time appeal.
The marketplace in Quedlinburg features a variety of quaint shops and intimate cafés. It's also home to the Market Church St. Benedictine and very colorful houses from the 16th century. After a long day of walking and sight-seeing, this is the perfect spot for tourists to stop and take a break with a steaming cup of coffee.
Sports and Entertainment
A small theme park, Hexentanzplatz Thale is geared towards families with young children. The park boasts a gondola car, mini-coaster rides, zoo, and a gift shop, and is fun for children and adults alike.
Speilbank Bad Harzburg
There is gaming action galore at Speilbank Bad Harzburg. Visitors to this contemporary casino will encounter table games like roulette and blackjack plus a wealth of slot machines, and patrons are invited to try their luck with the best of Germany's gaming.
What's Nearby - Corporate
- CeDAT UG
- HNP Metalltechnik GmbH
- K2-Computer Softwareentwicklung GmbH
- satimex Quedlinburg Handelsgesellschaft mbH