News from the Geopark

24 May 23

„The early saurians are coming!” - Children's University Gotha

Public library Gotha

How did our Earth look like 250 million years ago? What animals and plants lived at that time? These and more questions were…

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23 May 23

Exhibition opening at the Mühlburg

Drei Gleichen OT Mühlberg

"From quarry to keep - the Mühlburg and its history rich in stone": the history of the Seeberg sandstone is presented in a…

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17 May 23

Info evening Bromacker project


Dr. Mauro Alivernini from the UNESCO Global Geopark Thuringia Inselsberg - Drei Gleichen and Prof. Peter Frenzel from the Institute…

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16 May 23

Scene one, take on - action!

Entire Geopark

Last week, filming began for the new Geopark image film. Together with the film team of Noxus-TV from Erfurt, we were mainly on the…

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03 May 23

New offers in the "Hühn" visitor mine in Brotterode-Trusetal


The "Hühn" visitor mine in Trusetal is a popular destination with lots to discover. The Tourismus GmbH Brotterode-Trusetal has…

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20 Apr 23

DGGV names the BROMACKER Geotope of the Month April 2023

The Bromacker is a world-renowned fossil site for early Permian vertebrates, which are preserved here three-dimensionally and often completely. The…

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14 Apr 23

Closing times of the Dripstone Cave Kittelsthal

Dear visitors to Dripstone Cave Kittelsthal,

please note the following closing times of the cave in 2023 when planning your visit:

20-23 April 2023

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14 Apr 23

The Easter Bunny rides a motorbike in Trusetal

Easter Festival with Great Easter Egg Hunt on Easter Sunday 9 April 2023

For the second time in a row, Tourismus GmbH Brotterode-Trusetal organised…

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31 Mar 23

BROMACKER project meeting in Jena

The second annual meeting of the BROMACKER project was hosted by the Institute of Geosciences of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena with…

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30 Mar 23

National and UNESCO Global Geoparks in Germany - new brochure published

It's finally here! After long and meticulous preparation, the new brochure "See, Experience and Understand Earth History - National and UNESCO Global…

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24 Mar 23

German UNESCO Commission and UGGp representatives visit the Geopark

The German Commission for UNESCO met with representatives of UNESCO Global Geoparks from all over Germany in Gotha on 21-22 March 2023 to discuss and…

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21 Mar 23

May to October 2023 - Rehabilitation of the rural road between Mühlberg and Wandersleben

From 8 May 2023 until probably the end of October, road 2163 between Mühlberg and Wandersleben will be rehabilitated in a total of four construction…

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21 Mar 23

The ring wall of the Mühlburg is being renovated

After the municipality of Drei Gleichen called for a fundraising campaign to save the ring wall of the historic Mühlburg in the summer of 2022, the…

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16 Mar 23

ESD training for UNESCO Global Geoparks in Friedrichroda

Representatives of all eight German UNESCO Global Geoparks met in Friedrichroda on 14-15 March 2023 for a workshop to discuss Education for…

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14 Mar 23

The Großer Inselsberg lookout tower opens on 1 April 2023

Winter is coming to an end and the lookout tower on the Großer Inselsberg opens its gates to guests again.

The new opening hours:


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