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Babelsberg Castle

Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
+49 331 9694200
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This Gothic Prussian castle has been largely forgotten in favor of Sanssouci and thus makes for a relatively uncrowded historical experience.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Jul 4, 2017
“Beautifully restored castle and park”
2 weeks ago
“The Park Trails Are Not To Be Missed”
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Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
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+49 331 9694200
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a pristine castle but more than the castle building, the park itself is large with landscaped rolling hills and beautiful buildings scattered throughout. The romantic landscape architecture unfolds as it should with vistas opening around corners, and the tops of castles and other...More

Thank Bryan R
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

I thought no other castle in the area could come close to the splendor of Sanssousi, but Babelsberg castle, now restored, is also impressive, utterly peaceful and a joy to visit. The view from the terraces is magnificent, and the garden - an architectural marvel...More

Thank frances008
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Potsdam is one of the important tourist small town in Germany close to Berlin. From Berlin HBF it takes 30mts max to reach Potsdam. You get off the train and take a bus or tram to this Sanssouci Palace spot. It is the most beautiful...More

Thank Jay R
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

A wider range of reviews are available for this location under the listing for Park Bagelsberg / Schloss Babelsberg.

Thank TheSiGuy
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome place between Berlin and Potsdam - great castle and park being renovated at the moment becoming more and more beautiful :-) Great spots in walking distance like Klein-Glienecke and Glienecker Brücke with interesting cold-war history.

Thank Olaf L
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Reviewed 30 April 2013

An extensive restoration of this castle has just started and it is closed to visitors. The best one can do is walk around the outside and enjoy the view down to the river.

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Reviewed 17 November 2012

The park around the castle is lovely, with great views across the Griebnitzsee and surrounding area. There are some good walks and a range of historic buildings. The castle itself is undergoing renovation, and at the time of our visit was closed, much of its...More

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