Cheers! 1.000 years of beer in Saxony

Since Saturday, April 24, 2015 a new special exhibition has begun in the Albrechtsburg Castle in Meißen. The occasion is a chronicle of the entry Thietmar of Merseburg from the year 1015. There he tells the story of a honey beer at the Meissen castle that was not only drunk, but saved the city from destruction.

This special exhibition will not only give your more insight of this event, but also the history of the Saxon beer as well as the fascinating world of brewing and the cultural significance of the beer and drinking beer from the Middle Ages to the present. Daily from 10 am to 6 pm the brewing history will be brought to life through fascinating exhibits.