Discover Celle

The largest ensemble of half-timbered houses in Europe, the Ducal Palace or the New Town Hall: Celle is rich in sites. There is also the town church St. Mary with its impressive nave or the synagogue which is one of the oldest Jewish places of worship in Northern Germany. Celle’s parks and gardens, however, offer sensual treats.
In the Orchid Centre you can marvel at the world of wonder of tropical plants. You’ll come to the conclusion: Celle is well worth a visit!

Highlights in Celle and the region


500 Years of Reformation in Celle

4 different exhibitions from May, 14th to 12th of November 2017

In remembrance to 500 years of Reformation, the Bomann Museum, the Residenz Museum at the Celler Schloss and the evangelic Stadtkirche St. Marien are putting an special exhibition.



Hildesheimer Wallungen

Venue: Ernst-Ehrlicher-Park in Hildesheim

A regional festival, on 30th of June 2017, full of culture with a naturestage for music, art, literature, theater, dance, performances and walkacts. 



Cirque Nouveau - the summerfestival from the Autostadt Wolfsburg

From 12th of July to 20th August 2017

Artists from all over the world transform the Autostadt Wolfsburg for six weeks into an unique festival area.

  • 12th to 16th of July 2017 - Drop the Beat - with Urbanatix
  • 19.th to 23rd of July 2017 - Cirque Éloize
  • 26th to 30th of July 2017 - Circolombia
  •  2nd to 6th August 2017 - Nouveau Cirque  du Vietnam
  •  9th to 13th August 2017 - The Illusionists
  • 16th to 20th August 2017 - The Autostadt Show



Wine market in Celle

From 26th to 30th of July 2017. In the middle of the historical old town, with the unique frame houses present vintners their vines. You can taste them and learn about the production and their origin.



Oldtimer und Fachwerk - The most beautiful Oldtimer gathering in Northgermany

Visit the historical old town, which is full of Oldtimers on 27th of August 2017.



Celle town festival

This event is presenting over three stages, on 15th and 16th of September 2017, which host different music genres, for example rock music. In front of the palace and in the old town, the music is accompanied by delicious cuisine.



Celle stallion parade

The rural stud in Celle is also used for a range of events, such as the Celle stallion parade on 17th, 23rd amd 24th of September 2017. The stallions with their impressive harnesses and the riders with the historic uniforms transform the parade ground into a great show venue.



Celle Christmas market

Celle's Christmas market, from 30th of November to 27th of December 2017, is one of the prettiest in northern Germany. Twinling lights, traditional gingerbread and fir sprigs transfrom Celle town centre into a "winter-wonder-land" every year for four weeks.



Shopping on sundays

For all, who can't get enough from shopping! 

16th of July 2017 at Langenhagen
30th of July and 24th of September 2017 at Celle
3rd September 2017 at Burgdorf



ProAM Hannover - The night/your day

The new cycling event in Hannover and the region from 29th to 30th of July 2017. 



Old town festival Gifhorn

The biggest summer-open-air-festival in the region of Gifhorn on 18th of August 2017. In the middle of the old town, there will be a big party with different livemusic.



Maschseefest Hannover

The Maschsee is a 2.4 kilometre long and 180 to 530 metre wide lake, which was artificially created. Every year in the summer, the Maschseefest, from 2nd to 20th of August 2017, takes place on the promenades. The festival delivers a clourful mix of live music, cabaret and cuisine.



Celler Schlossfest

Theatre, cuisine, cabaret and music in front of the Herzog Palace Celle from 12th to 13th of August 2017



Festive Weekend at Steinhuder Meer

On the weekend from 25th to 27th of August 2017, Steinhude is changing into a colouful partylocation with live music, cuisine and a giant firework.



International streetmusic and streetart festival in Hildesheim

On the 8th and 9th of September 2017, the city of Hildesheim is going to be a giant open air festival with awesome acts und guests.