Best Things To Do in Braunschweig, Germany

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Braunschweig.

Braunschweig may not be as popular as other cities in Germany, but don’t let that fool you. Braunschweig is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Braunschweig.

If you have plans to visit Germany and are not sure if Braunschweig should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Braunschweig and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Braunschweig

Here is the list of things to do in Braunschweig and tourist attractions in city.

  1. The State Theatre

    Address: Braunschweig

    Founded in 1690, built by Duke Anthony Ulrich, rebuilt in the 19thcentury, this was the first standing public theatre in Braunschweig.
  2. The Botanical Gardens

    Address: Braunschweig

    There are several parks and gardens in the city where visitors can spend time.
  3. Burgerpark

    Address: Nimes-Straße 1 38100 Braunschweig, Germany +49 531 4815 ext. 500

    There are several parks and gardens in the city where visitors can spend time. The Botanical gardens (1840), Burgerpark, Lowenhall with its obelisk (1825) and Inselwallpark are the prominent ones
  4. Inselwallpark

    Address: Braunschweig, Germany

    The Botanical gardens (1840), Burgerpark, Lowenhall with its obelisk (1825) and Inselwallpark are the prominent ones where you can enjoy the beauty of nature.
  5. Ducal Palace Of Braunschweig

    Address: Braunschweig

    The famous palace of Braunschweig was extensively bombed during WW-II, demolished in 1960 and the exterior was rebuilt in 2007. Inside, it now houses a museum and a shopping center.
  6. The Herzog Anton Ulrich Museum

    Address: Museumstraße 1 38100 Braunschweig, Germany +49 531 1225 ext. 0

    There are several museums in Braunschweig which cater to different types of exhibits. The Herzog Anton Ulrich Museum, of 1754 vintage and the oldest in Germany, houses a vast collection of art and sculpture pieces. The works renowned artists like Durer, Giorgione and Rembrandt are on display here. It is presently under renovation.
  7. Natural History Museum

    Address: Braunschweig

    There are several museums in Braunschweig which cater to different types of exhibits. Other museums are the State Museum (1891), Municipal Museum (1861) and the Natural History Museum (1754).
  8. Fashion Chain  New Yorker

    Address: Braunschweig, Germany

    This store is for those interested in designer and fashion clothes. 
  9. Stadtmarketing Touristinfo

    Address: Vor der Burg 1, 38100 Braunschweig, Germany Phone:+49 531 4702040

    A place for buying souvenirs, tickets for concerts and for booking guided tours.