Vacation fun for royal kids in Schloesserland Sachsen
This event is repeated every 1. day until 2020/11/02.
Everyday changing holiday actions for families
Playing like 100 years ago
Saturday, 3rd / 10th / 17th /24th / October, 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
In former times, the soldiers lived with their families and children on the fortress – try out old children’s games like „trompo“, “eagle shooting” or “tug of war” (age 4 and up)
Laundry day at the king's stone
Sunday, 4th / 11th/ 18th / 25th October, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Experience a 100-year-old box mangle in action. Help us making laundry! (age 6 and up)
All these offers are contained in the regular entrance fee.
Print your own souvenir with fortress themes.
Monday, 5th / 12th / 19th /26th October, 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Work with a historical printing press at the artist's workshop.
(age 4 and up)
Look, how it works!
Salt for the soup
Tuesday, 6th / 13th / 20th/ 27th Oktober, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
In former times, every soldier’s family had a small garden on the fortress, where they cultivated, fruits, vegetables and herbs. Taste and smell the herbs and try to find out, what they were used for. In our herbal workshop you can create seasoned salt according to old recipes (age 4 and up)
Junior archaeologists wanted!
Wednesday, 7th / 14th / 21th / 28th October, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Looking for traces of former times in our excavation field with sieve and brush (age 4 and up)
Seal the border charter from 1241
Thursday, 8th / 15th / 22th /29th October, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
In this document, issued by the Bohemian king Wenceslaus I at Königstein hill, the place’s name, »King’s Stone« was mentioned for the first time.
Today you are king and seal document! (age 6 and up)
Secret signs in old stones
Friday, 9th / 16th / 23th / 30th October, 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Our ancestors left "secret signs" in the masonry, with which they set themselves a monument. Find some of these characters and be inspired! Then you can create your own stonemason in aerated concrete. The finished pieces are wonderful decoration for your own room or the play area.