Information Centre Dömitz Fortress

The Biosphere Reserve's information centre at Dömitz Fortress information centre is open.

The following hygiene requirements must be observed:

► Anyone who has recovered, who has been vaccinated (14 days after the 2nd vaccination) or who has been tested (the test must not be older than 24 hours) has access to the exhibition.

► Visitors must also wear a medical face mask.


Luftbild der Festung Dömitz mit dem Besucherinformationszentrum des UNESCO-Biosphärenreservates Flusslandschaft Elbe M-V. © M. Möller
Aerial view of Dömitz Fortress with the Visitor Information Centre of the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Elbe River Landscape M-V.

No matter whether you want to visit the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Elbe River Landscape for the first time or have already been to the Elbe Valley between Boizenburg, Lübtheen and Dömitz: Our information centre with its two permanent exhibitions and the changing temporary exhibition will definitely offer you interesting new insights into everything from the global network of biosphere reserves to the special features of the Elbe Valley.

We look forward to your visit!

© B. Fellner
Drawbridge at the Dömitz Fortress

Opening Hours & Entrance Fees


Please note the current opening hours and the entrance fees to the Dömitz Fortress

Webseite of the Döitz Fortress Museum

Dömitz Fortress impresses with its pentagonal base, drawbridge, bastions, casemate vaults and 10-metre-high brick walls.

Karte mit der Anfahrt zum Infozentrum Festung Dömitz © Biosphärenreservatsamt

How to reach us

The information centre is located in Dömitz on the largest fortress complex in Mecklenburg, directly on the right bank of the Elbe.


Festung Dömitz  |  Auf der Festung Dömitz  |  19303 Dömitz


phone: 038851 3020

Besucher vor dem ZEUGHAUS, einem Teil des Infozentrums des UNESCO-Biosphärenreservates Flusslandschaft Elbe M-V auf der Festung Dömitz. © F. Nessler
1. An exhibition awaits you in the ZEUGHAUS with the motto 'Mensch & Biosphäre - gestern, heute, morgen'.
1. An exhibition awaits you in the ZEUGHAUS with the motto 'Mensch & Biosphäre - gestern, heute, morgen'.
Besucher im Eingangsbereich der multimedialen Ausstellung "Im Grunde" im Besucherinformationszentrum des UNESCO-Biosphärenreservates Flusslandschaft Elbe M-V auf der Festung Dömitz. © D. Foitlänger
2. In the Bastion Greif, the exhibition 'Im Grunde' illuminates the foundations of our lives in multimedia ...
2. In the Bastion Greif, the exhibition 'Im Grunde' illuminates the foundations of our lives in multimedia form.
Im Infozentrums des UNESCO-Biosphärenreservates Flusslandschaft Elbe M-V gibt es wechselnde Ausstellungen - aktuell die Fotoausstellung "Natur & Landschaft". © F. Schmidt
3. The ZEUGHAUS offers changing temporary exhibitions
3. The ZEUGHAUS offers changing temporary exhibitions