Welcome to the Possehl Foundation

Where we come from

Where we come from

Lübeck entrepreneur and Senator Emil Possehl bequeathed in his will his entire company fortune to the Possehl Foundation, which will soon be celebrating its centenary (100th anniversary)!

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What we promote

What we promote

Our foundation promotes the conservation of the historical cityscape, charitable institutions and youth organizations, the arts and sciences and the alleviation of hardship for those in need in Lübeck.

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How we work

How we work

The Foundation awards Possehl prizes for music, art and engineering for special achievements, and is a member of the European Hansemuseum as well as the "Theatrical figures in Kolk".

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