Gemeinde Osternienburger Land

Pasture with Heck cattle in the Osternienburger Land

Museumshof Chörau

Farm museum Chörau (Museumshof Chörau)

The Museumshof Chörau, founded in 2018, is managed by an association of the same name (Museumshof Chörau e.V.).  Starting in 2017, members of the association converted this 3-sided farm building in just about one year into the current museum, comprising two lovingly furnished apartments in the residential wing showing what everyday life from 1935 to 1970 was like.

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Großsteingrab Drosa

Drosa megalithic tomb

In a garden colonie north of the small village of Drosa, a monumental 5,000-year-old megalithic tomb - the so-called Devils Cellar” – will amaze visitors. This remnant of Neolithic stone architecture belongs to the archaeological peculiarities of the region.

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Wulfener Bruch

Wulfener Bruch

Der Wulfener Bruch ist ein Feuchtwiesengebiet im Landkreis Anhalt-Bitterfeld westlich der Stadt Dessau. Das Schutzgebiet beherbergt seltene Tierarten und wird zum Erhalt der Landschaft mit Heckrindern und Pferden beweidet.

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in the Osternienburger Land

Highlights & Recommendations

Weiden mit Heckrindern

Heck cattle in the Wulfener Bruch

Founded by NABUs regional Köthen association in 2002, the Primigenius Köthener Naturschutz und Landschaftspflege gGmbH” handles nature conservation and landscape management projects in the Wulfener Bruch and in other areas of Central Germany. With the help of large grazing animals such as Heck cattle and robust horses (Koniks), Primigenius carries out extensive year-round grazing and thus secures habitats for endangered animal and plant species. Currently, Primigenius manages 145 hectares of grassland at the Wulfen site.


Primigenius gGmbH
Am Weinberg 6
06386 Osternienburger Land OT Wulfen

Tel. 034979 30580


Marktfrau Brunnhilde

Tour guide Kornelia Klaus alias “Marketeer Brunnhilde“ (Marktfrau Brunnhilde).

Brunnhilde lived 450 years ago in the Middle Ages. With stories, wit and humor, Kornelia Klaus leads visitors through Brunnhilde’s life, giving lots of hints regarding history. Visitors experience the arduous life of a marketeer in a way theyll never forget. For Brunnhilde wears medieval clothes and is always in a good mood, no matter if it is raining or snowing.

The various tours and lectures featuring Brunnhilde are popular for family reunions, as birthday gifts or as highlights for class reunions. Go on a journey through time and into the old Anhalt dialect, as this marketeer certainly speaks in her native Anhältsch,” but no worries. She really makes herself understood.


Kornelia Klaus
Ernst-Thälmann-Platz 19
06386 Osternienburger Land

Tel. 0151 58114617


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