This sundial is one of two pieces attached to a corner of Albrechtsburg.The Albrechtsburg is deemed one of the first palace buildings in Germany.Even from a distance, you can see the towering white walls of the late Gothic castle when approaching Meissen. [German]
I discovered this faded mural on a classicistic building near the Albertplatz in Dresden. At the time of my visit, the house is being used as a restaurant under the name “Altes Wettbüro” (“Old Betting Office”).
During a horse-drawn carriage ride around Moritzburg Castle, we arrived at the lighthouse at Niedere Großteich Bärnsdorf. The lighthouse was originally built for a naumachia. So were previously called buildings and basins for the staging of naval battles. [German]
After a long walk through the parks of Dessau, it’s time for dinner.According to the theme of the day, this takes place in a building in the style of the Bauhaus.The restaurant Kornhaus was designed in the years 1929/30 by the architect Carl Flieger. [German]
The Bauhaus building Dessau was built in the years 1925 – 1926 to plans by Walter Gropius.It served as a school building for the Bauhaus art, design and architecture school. Since 1996 it has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site. [German]
In the years 1928-1930, the federal school of the ADGB Trade Union was established in Bernau bei Berlin. The architects were Hannes Meyer and Hans Wittwer. The building is considered a significant example of Bauhaus architecture. [German]
The Bauhaus Archive in Berlin was built in 1979. Since then, it has collected literature, documents and works related to the Bauhaus.The founder of the Bauhaus Walter Gropius participated in the design. The characteristic shed roofs go back to his plans. [German]
This manhole cover displays the cathedral of Naumburg (Saale). The German full name is Naumburger Dom St. Peter und St. Paul. The cathedral dates back to 13th century and is part of the tourist route Romanesque Road (Straße der Romanik) in Saxony-Anhalt.
The museum for Lower Saxon ethnology and history was built in the years 1903/07 by architect Alfred Sasse in the style of historicism. Originally the museum was named Vaterländisches Museum (National Museum) but has been renamed after his founder Wilhelm Bomann in 1928. [German]