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Salonnières from Löbichau between Metternich and Talleyrand

The salon of the duchess of Courland in Löbichau near Posterstein was one of the most popular salons around 1800. The hostess knew Europe’s most important politicians in person.

Earth shakes in Posterstein

The keep was shaking, rocks where roling down the hill – that’s what eye witnesses reported, who experienced the earth quake on March 6th 1871 in Posterstein. However, the castle survived. Deep cracks in the bridge and the keep where restaurated in1997 and 2013.