This German advent calendar with glitter accents depicts the Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss) carefully illustrated in fine detail at Christmas. Townsfolk skate & play hockey on the frozen lake.
The glowing warmth at dusk of the Christmas market surrounding the castle with it's promise of warm baked goods and wine invites.
Windows of this calendar reveal other famous buildings, landmarks & symbols of the Schwerin area.
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. 11.75" 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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