Art and Culture
Historical treasures can be discovered at every turn in one of the most important classicistic castle-complexes of Germany. Numerous obelisks, monuments and stone-settings are hidden in the castle-park. In the following we would like to introduce some of them.
According to designs by architect Helmut Riemann, the “Deutsche Werkstaetten Hellerau” have manufactured furniture and interiors of highest craftsmanship which are not only custom-made for the varying sizes of our hotel-rooms, but are also in perfect harmony with the German Biedermeier-style, which was the fashionable style of the time of Hans Count von Schlitz.
Fountain of the three Nymphs
Walter Schott (1861 – 1938), Professor and Sculptor at the Berlin Academy, was one of the main representatives of the Neo-Baroque School of Sculpture at the time of Kaiser Wilhelm II. He created various monuments and sculptures for the Berlin Cathedral, as well as sculptural elements for the New Palais in Potsdam.