With more than 1,000 years of cultural history, Saxony, like almost no other German federal state, offers the whole range of architectural history – from Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque to Art Nouveau and “Neues Bauen” (the New Building). Aside from art and music, it is this rich variety of architecture that shapes Saxony as cultural destination no. 1 in Germany. Though it might not be that obvious at first glance: Those who explore Saxony with an eye for the Bauhaus heritage and classical modernist architecture will notice many a peculiarity from one millennium of Saxon architectural history. Follow us and discover the icons of classical modernist architecture.