The combination of leisure and relaxing activities, along with the spacious beach is what stands out in Sankt Peter-Ording. A visit to Westküstenpark is recommended. There you can connect with nature in the fourteen and a half hectares which is also home to over 800 domestic and wild animals. The Landschaft Eiderstedt Museum, close to the church, offers an interesting insight into the history of the city. In the Nationalpark-Haus you can see interactive exhibits relating to the water, sand and wind and also find out about the docks. You could also visit the Nordseebernstein Museum to discover the secrets of amber and look for some of these precious stones on the beaches in the area. Other popular tourist attractions are the lighthouses Backstein in Böhl and the famous Westerheversand.