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A statue of Friedrich Schiller
State Chancellery
With its approx. 220 employees, the State Chancellery plans the basic guidelines of government politics, coordinates the current work between the ministries. Read more
Art and Culture
Hessen has a great deal to offer in the way of culture. There is simply much more to discover and experience here than Hessen’s three state theatres and its numerous cultural events. Read more


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Tourism in Hessen
Versatility is an essential strength of the state. Whether an active holiday or to experience nature, a wellness holiday or a cultural trip - here you feel really comfortable. You'll be surprised! Read more
Grape-vine in Hessen
Quality of life
Hessen wants to offer its citizens and visitors the greatest quality of life. Read more
Roman Fort Saalburg
Hessian History
Founded in 1945, the Federal State looks back on a long history shaped by territorial division and a wide variety of cultural influences. Still today, many Hessian towns bear witness to important historical events. Read more