This German advent calendar with glitter accents depicts Neuschwanstein Castle, the most famous landmark in Schwangau, Germany at Christmas. Each detail of the castle from the turrets to the coat of arms were carefully reproduced on paper in great detail. The vibrant earth colors of the castle glow against the blue white snow-covered mountains at night.
Windows of this calendar reveal other famous buildings & landmarks of Neuschwanstein and Schwangau.
The detailed picture has 24 little doors to open. Each door has a little picture behind it. The tradition is to open one door each day from December 1 thru December 24. Children love to open a door a day as they count down to Christmas.
Does Not come with candy or chocolate
This advent calendar has glitter accents
Part of Richard Sellmer Verlag's Christmas in Europe Series
Dimensions: approx. 11.5" by 16.25"
Crafted in Germany
Tradition of the Advent Calendar
The tradition of the advent calendar dates back to 1851 in the Protestant parts of Germany. The first advent calendar with little doors was printed in the early 1900's and continues today.
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