The Kanupark Markkleeberg is located on the southeast shore of Lake Markkleeberg south of Leipzig. In 2015, the white-water rafting facility was voted among Germany’s 100 most popular tourist attractions. Photo: Kanupark Markkleeberg
An annual highlight is the Cardboard Boat Race: 15 teams build up their boats out of cardboard and compete against each other. In 2015, 8.000 visitors came to see this spectacular event. Photo: Kanupark Markkleeberg
The Kanupark Markkleeberg is one of the world's most modern white-water parks. From a technical point of view, the artificial white-water slalom course can compare with the Olympic facilities in London, Sydney or Athens. Photo: Kanupark Markkleeberg
Linked to the exhibition “Eugène Delacroix and Paul Delaroche. History as a Sensation“, the collection of French contemporary art of the Leipzig silk merchant Adolph Heinrich Schletter is exhibited at the Museum of Fine Arts Leipzig
Paul Delaroche’s masterpiece “Napoleon abdicating in Fontainebleau” is currently shown in the exhibition “Eugène Delacroix and Paul Delaroche. History as a Sensation“ at the Museum of Fine Arts Leipzig until 17 January 2016.