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Experience the Stiftland cultural landscape.


The Stiftland holiday region is a veritable mecca for culture lovers – whether open-air theatre, concerts in churches and monasteries or open-air events, you will certainly find your personal favourites among the wide range of cultural highlights. Experience Neualbenreuth’s history-steeped past by visiting numerous places of interest.

Lovingly preserved Egerland half-timbered houses, baroque churches, several museums, Hardeck Castle, the Neualbenreuth “Sagenbrunnen” (fountain featuring legends), the “Epicentre of Europe” with the original stone from 1865, the Eisenbühl volcano and many other worthwhile excursion destinations in the near and far environs guarantee a diversified holiday in the Stiftland in the Upper Palatinate Forest.

The Potato Festival

A whole day dedicated to the potato – on 2 October 2018, we invite visitors to the 16th Potato Festival in Neualbenreuth. What you can expect:

  • Potato & grain harvest “in former times and nowadays”
  • Old craftsmen’s techniques by experienced masters
  • Musical accompaniment with brass bands
  • Agricultural machinery construction from old and simple farming equipment to high-tech machinery
  • Butter churning, textile printing, felting
  • Canny children’s programme
  • 14 tents for a cosy get-together
  • Visit by the Bavarian Potato Queen
  • And much, much more …

The festival is really quaint. It is a “must” for every castle fan.

Please note our arrangements for the Potato Festival!

Christmas Artisan Market

Advent in Neualbenreuth – celebrate the pre-Christmas season with us on 9 and 16 December 2018.
What you can expect:

  • Lovingly made pottery and handicrafts
  • Cribs and wooden figurines
  • Artistic handicrafts
  • Various decorative items
  • Handmade jewellery
  • Lovingly arranged fairy tales
  • Customs around the Christmas season
  • Culinary delicacies

Please note our arrangements for the Christmas Market!