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John Cage Orgel Kunst Projekt

The performance of American avant-garde composer and musical theorist John Cage's Organ²/ASLSP began in the shell of the former Kirche St Burchardi in Halberstadt in 2001 and is scheduled to have a duration of 639 y…
Church in Quedlinburg

Stiftskirche St Cyriakus

One of the purest examples of Romanesque architecture from the Ottonian period is this church in Gernrode, 8km south of Quedlinburg. Construction of the basilica, which is based on the form of a cross, was begun in …
Museum in Quedlinburg


The Schlossberg, on a 25m-high plateau above Quedlinburg, was initially graced with a church and residence under King Heinrich I (Henry the Fowler), credited with founding the first German empire. The present-day Re…
Church in Quedlinburg

Stiftskirche St Servatius

This 12th-century church is one of Germany’s most significant from the Romanesque period. Its treasury contains valuable reliquaries and early Bibles. The crypt has some early religious frescos and contains the grav…
Italian in Quedlinburg

Heilemann's FachwerQ

This awesome little bruschetta-ria (yes, there is such a thing) overlooking the Marktkirche St Benedikti doles out a clever selection of delicious bruschetta on freshly baked bread, with local tomatoes and other goo…
German in Quedlinburg

Brauhaus Lüdde

Decent food and good boutique beer (despite some rather flatulent names for the local drop) are the order of the day in this lively microbrewery. After the arrival of a coach group, the average age can soar to 70 ye…
Seafood in Quedlinburg


An excellent fish cafeteria, with a restaurant through the passage. The same meals are cheaper in the front section. It doesn't look like much from the outside, but the fish is delish and the portions are generous.
German in Quedlinburg

Münzenberger Klause

Serving traditional German fare with flair, this atmospheric restaurant is loved by locals and visitors alike. If you're seeking hearty comfort food, look no further.
Museum in Quedlinburg

Fachwerkmuseum im Ständerbau

Germany’s earliest half-timbered houses were built using high perpendicular struts known as Ständerbau. The building dating to 1310 that now houses Quedlinburg's Fachwerkmusem is one of Germany's best-preserved exam…
Gallery in Quedlinburg

Lyonel Feininger Galerie

This purpose-built gallery exhibits the work of influential Bauhaus artist Lyonel Feininger (1871–1956), who was born in New York and came to Germany at the age of 16, later fleeing the Nazis and returning to the US…