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Stadtteil of Großenhain
Zabeltitz Palace
Zabeltitz Palace
Coat of arms of Zabeltitz
Coat of arms
Zabeltitz   is located in Germany
Coordinates: 51°21′N 13°30′E / 51.350°N 13.500°E / 51.350; 13.500Coordinates: 51°21′N 13°30′E / 51.350°N 13.500°E / 51.350; 13.500
Country Germany
State Saxony
District Meißen
Town Großenhain
 • Total 52.81 km2 (20.39 sq mi)
Elevation 113 m (371 ft)
Population (2006-12-31)
 • Total 2,899
 • Density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 01561
Dialling codes 03522
Vehicle registration MEI

Zabeltitz is a former municipality in the district of Meißen, in Saxony, Germany. Since 1 January 2010, it is part of the town Großenhain.


Zabeltitz includes the following subdivisions:

  • Görzig
  • Krauschütz
  • Nasseböhla
  • Skäßchen
  • Skaup
  • Strauch
  • Stroga
  • Treugeböhla
  • Uebigau


Zabeltitz was mentioned the first time in the year 1207. As with most surrounding settlements, the name of the village comes from Old Sorbian. It means "beyond the swamps."


Touristical highlights are the Barockpark and the Bauernmuseum; the church St. Georgen and the castle, both built in gothic architecture style are also locations that are worth a visit, just as the Palais, which belongs to the Barockpark.