A hill in Worpswede Whether excursions or holidays - discover the diverse facets of the county Osterholz. Varied cultural issues in a dreamy landscape with unique nature experiences are waiting for you.
We would like to show you the many possibilities on our website.
You can find detailed information for your travel planning on the websites of the regional tourism organizations: Kulturland Teufelsmoor and Region Unterweser. You can get personal assistance and brochures at the guest information site: Gästeinformation für Worpswede und das Teufelsmoor.
...we are looking forward to your visit in the county Osterholz!
Arts and Culture
The worldwide reknown artists´colony Worpswede was discovered by artists over more than 100 years ago. The works of Fritz Mackensen, Heinrich Vogeler, Paula Modersohn-Becker and others made this unusual area famous. Besides art, the county offers a rich program of events, stretching form the open-air theater in Lilienthal, the CrearTour in Hambergen, to the many concerts and theatrical performances in Ritterhude, Worpswede and Osterholz-Scharmbeck.
Nature and Landscape
The landscape ranges from the western marsh with lush green meadows, over rolling, warped moraine to the mystical atmosphere of the eastern moor.
The windmill in Aschwarden Discover the maritime side of the district around Schwanewede on the banks of the river Weser and the river isle Harriersand, roam through the foothills of the Bremer Schweiz or experience the Teufelsmoor, where nature landscape and art have undergone a unique and interesting merge, which attracts and inspires visitors from all over the world.
Learn about the interesting settlement history of the Teufelsmoor and the typical village forms, as in Grasberg.