Villa von Issendorff in Himmelpforten
In 1995 theKreissparkasse Stadepurchased the villa, which was built by district administrator Alexander von der Schulenburg and later bought by the economist Johan G.D. von Issendorff. After extensive renovation work the villa is now open to the public as culture centre and location of the community library.
The culture circle Himmelpforten, who has its headquarter in the villa has made it their business to enrichHimmelpforten's cultural landscape. They have a meeting room with 70 seats available where among others painting exhibitions take place. Th whole ground floor is being used for the annual art and artisan market.
In addition the former family von Issendorff's dining room has been remodelled into a historicalwedding room, which makes it possible to get married in a unique ambiance.