Attractions

Top Choice Palace in Gartenreich Dessau-Wörlitz

Wörlitz Park & Schloss Wörlitz

With peacocks feeding on the lawn before a neo-Gothic house, a tree-lined stream flowing towards a Grecian-style temple and a gap in a hedge framing a distant villa, the 112-hectare English-style Wörlitz Park is the…
Palace in Gartenreich Dessau-Wörlitz

Schloss & Park Georgium

The sprawling 18th-century Park Georgium is anchored by its neoclassical palace, now a picture gallery showcasing German and Dutch old masters such as Rubens and Lucas Cranach. The leafy grounds are also dotted with…
Palace in Gartenreich Dessau-Wörlitz

Schloss & Park Mosigkau

Schloss Mosigkau is a petite rococo palace that’s been called a ‘miniature Sanssouci’. Many of its 17 rooms retain their original furnishings, although the highlight is the Galleriesaal, with paintings by Rubens and…
Gardens in Gartenreich Dessau-Wörlitz

Schloss & Park Grosskühnau

Visitors are free to roam the delightful gardens, which include vineyards and partially restored fruit plantations. The neoclassical Schloss Grosskühnau, completed in 1780, currently houses the administrative office…
Palace in Gartenreich Dessau-Wörlitz

Schloss & Park Oranienbaum

Ongoing restoration is underway at this delightful Dutch-inspired baroque ensemble, south of Wörlitz, but visitors can access most of the rooms and in some cases, take part in the restoration process. Oranienbaum is…
Palace in Gartenreich Dessau-Wörlitz

Schloss & Park Luisium

Schloss Luisium is an intimate neoclassical refuge framed by an idyllic English garden scattered with neo-Gothic and classical follies. East of central Dessau, about 4km towards Wörlitz, it is reached via bus 13 to …