On the weekend of 24 to 27 October 2013, a festival is taking place to celebrate the eighth anniversary of the reconsecration of the Church of Our Lady in Dresden. As well as fascinating talks, the wide-ranging programme includes guided tours of some of the most important religious and cultural sights in the city. Neumarkt square, the new synagogue, the Russian Orthodox Church and the Military History Museum are among the highlights. A service at the Church of Our Lady will bring this weekend of spiritual celebration to a fitting close.
Destination Germany also offers numerous religious festivals, pilgrimage routes, abbeys and tranquil natural scenery for visitors seeking peace and wellbeing for the soul.