The photographer Karlheinz Rothenberger from Landshut captured landscapes shaped by the DDR mining company WISMUT in impressive photographs. Thirty years after the end of uranium mining in Ronneburg, the photo exhibition shows the former opencast mining sites, recultivation through BUGA 2007 to the present day situation.
The renowned artist Peter Zaumseil from Elsterberg in the Vogtland region turns 65. The well-known ceramist Ludwig Laser from Berga celebrates his 60th. Together they give an extensive insight into their work at Posterstein Castle. The art exhibition shows painting, woodcuts and graphics, sculptures and ceramics.
A highlight that attracts thousands of visitors to Posterstein is the medieval spectacle with traders, jugglers and knight tournaments every year at Pentecost. Around the castle, artisans, knights and traveling people set up their tents for three days and entertain the curious with their performances.
The popular family exhibition “Die Kinderburg” is to be continued: the focus is on the everyday life of a lord of the castle in times of peace. Multimedia and interactive, visitors large and small discover how a medieval castle was supplied with water and what tasks the lord of the castle had as a judge for the surrounding villages. The Poststein and Stein castle spirits also have their fingers in the game.
Ox, donkey, sheep and llama: this Christmas crib exhibition puts its focus on the countless animal figures that belong to the cribs. Every year in Advent, the Museum Burg Posterstein shows its traditional crib exhibition in the atmospheric rooms of the Posterstein Castle. The Christmas crib collection of the museum includes around 500 parts.