Magdeburg is a city with a very rich and colourful history. Emperor Otto the Great and Otto von Guericke left their mark on Magdeburg and are the namesakes of the City of Otto.
Nowadays, the 1200-year-old metropolis by the river Elbe, which has been destroyed and rebuilt several times throughout its history, is not only characterised by impressive historic medieval buildings, quaint Baroque façades and monumental districts from the “Gründerzeit” period, but also by its modern architecture.
Come and experience historic tales and modern stories about the city of Magdeburg. You‘re sure to be surprised.