First mentions about the city of Dessau refer to the 12th century, although, according to scientists first settlements in the territory of the modern city appeared much earlier. Tourists can get acquainted with the history of the city and see priceless exhibits in Museum für Stadtgeschichte Dessau. The museum is located in a beautiful building of the past centuries. Three floors of the building have been turned into several spacious halls full of priceless exhibits. The museum often hosts interesting cultural events and exhibitions, during which guests of the museum can see works of modern artists.
Schloss Georgium is known as a very important architectural landmark of the city. The palace is a true example of classicism. Currently the beautiful palace is home to the National Art Gallery, so a visit to it will be interesting not only for people interested in ancient architecture, but also for fans of painting. The palace is surrounded by a beautiful park, the territory of which is also home to several notable architectural places of interest.
Luisium Palace is definitely among them. This palace built in the 18th century is an interesting pavilion that never ceases to amaze its visitors with its magnificent decoration of interior. During a walk through the park visitors will be able to see an ancient Chinese bridge, greenhouse, and several attractive statues that were created more than two hundred years ago.