Intention of a Geopark


A Geopark is an area where you get to see phenomena of significance, rareness and beauty. These are natural or man-made rocks, cragged stones or mines for touristic use, nature trails, and museums with geological compilations. The geological phenomena are publicly available and interconnected.

  1. Protection of geological heritage
  2. Sustainable regional development by Promotion of a close to nature tourism
  3. Contemporary environmental education

Geopark Harz · Braunschweiger Land · Ostfalen

The Geopark Harz – Braunschweiger Land – Ostfalen is of the same name holded by the shareholder:

Regionalverband Harz e. V.
Hohe Straße 6
06484 Quedlinburg

FEMO e. V.
Niedernhof 6
38154 Königslutter

The European Geopark Network is a network around areas with a remarkable history of Earth.