The Best Things To Do in Darmstadt

Darmstadt in Germany is famous for its Jugendstil (art nouveau) buildings. This is the most beautiful attraction of Darmstadt. There is also a small park and an art museum there.Darmstadt's landmark is the Langer Ludwig, a statue on a huge sandstone column located right in the city centre. Take a ride on the Elias, a steam-powered train on Darmstadts tram network. The train operates twice a year for several consecutive weekends. The other attractions of Darmstadt are Prinz - Emil Garten, Kletterwald Darmstadt, Waldspirale, Mathildenhoehe Und Jugendstil Kolonie, Zoo Vivarium Darmstadt, Park Rosenhoehe, Messel Pit Fossil Site, Landesmuseum, and Darmstadter Ratskeller Hausbrauerei. Cultural highlights include the Hessian State Museum, home to the world's largest Joseph Beuys collection, the Kunsthalle art museum, the State Theatre, a vibrant music and entertainment scene and lots of art galleries. Then there is a UNESCO World Heritage Messel Pit Fossil Site, which introduces you to the past, and to our planet's early history.

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  1. Mathildenhoehe Und Jugendstil Kolonie

    #1 of 23 Things To Do in Darmstadt
    Mathildenhoehe Und Jugendstil Kolonie

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Outdoors, View Point

    Address: Institut Mathildenhöhe, Olbrichweg 15, 64287 Darmstadt

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Mathildenhoehe und Jugendstilkolonie stands over a hill in Darmstadt exhibiting magnificent views of the city. The museum is home to all the original Art Nouveaux from the 1900 world exhibition. The t...Read more

  2. Zoo Vivarium Darmstadt

    #2 of 23 Things To Do in Darmstadt
    Zoo Vivarium Darmstadt

    Tags: Outdoors, Zoo, Food And Drinks, Tourist Center

    Address: Schnampelweg 5, 64287 Darmstadt

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Zoo Vivarium Darmstadt is very well maintained and quite an entertaining place at least for kids and animal lovers. The zoo is pretty petite with an interesting layout a variety of animals and a cafet...Read more

  3. Park Rosenhoehe

    #3 of 23 Things To Do in Darmstadt
    Park Rosenhoehe

    Tags: Outdoors, Garden, Park, Palace

    Address: 64287 Darmstadt, Germany

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Park Rosenhoehe is an enchanted garden with a pleasant walking area and pretty blooming flowers. It is originally the burial area of the Dukes of Hessen Darmstadt. The highlights of the park include; ...Read more

  4. Messel Pit Fossil Site

    #4 of 23 Things To Do in Darmstadt
    Messel Pit Fossil Site

    Tags: Outdoors, Observatory, Educational Site, Historical Site

    Address: Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    If fossils and history interest you, the Messel Pit Fossil Site is a recommended visit for you. The site is less of an attraction and more of and educative spot. But of course you get to unleash a lot...Read more

  5. Landesmuseum

    #5 of 23 Things To Do in Darmstadt
    Landesmuseum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Food And Drinks, Cafe, Tourist Center

    Address: Friedenspl. 1, 64283 Darmstadt, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Landesmuseum is the reflection of a traditional natural museum in the city of Darmstadt. The glorious piece of architecture houses a wide collection of unique things from a broad sweep of European cou...Read more

  6. Prinz - Emil - Garten

    #6 of 23 Things To Do in Darmstadt
    Prinz - Emil - Garten

    Tags: Outdoors, Garden, Tourist Center, Picnic Spot

    Address: Heidelberger Straße, 64283 Darmstadt, Centre and North West, Germany

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Darmstadt is the city of poets and what better than a beautiful garden with the kiss of Mother Nature inspire that! Prinz-Emil-Garten is one of those inspirations. The scenic beauty of this landscape ...Read more

  7. Kletterwald Darmstadt

    #7 of 23 Things To Do in Darmstadt
    Kletterwald Darmstadt

    Tags: Outdoors, Forest, Tourist Center, Adventure

    Address: Atzwinkelweg, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    If you love adventure, here is where you should be. Kletterwald is a forest area where you can climb, swing or jump across tress using safety measures. After a brief 10 minute training, you are provid...Read more

  8. Waldspirale

    #8 of 23 Things To Do in Darmstadt
    Waldspirale

    Tags: Outdoors, Historical Site, Tourist Center, Architecture

    Address: 64289 Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    If your style matches with Hundertwasser- the Austrian artist and architect, you are bound to love Waldspirale. Waldspirale is a gorgeous building with mind blowing architecture. The building has pede...Read more

  9. Schlossmuseum Darmstadt

    #9 of 23 Things To Do in Darmstadt
    Schlossmuseum Darmstadt

    Tags: Museum, Observatory, Tourist Center, Arts And Crafts

    Address: Residenzschloss | Marktplatz 15, 64283Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Schlossmuseum Darmstadt is a beautiful castle museum that was established at the initiative of the Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig of Hesse. The palace is home to a unique collection of art work, furniture, c...Read more

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  • Hochzeitsturm

    Dieburger Straße 31 c

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  • Villa Metzler

    Schaumainkai 15

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Felsenmeer

    Seifenwiesenweg 59

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Dreikönigskirche

    Dreikönigsstraße 32

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Rothschild-Palais

    Untermainkai 14-15

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  • Galluswarte

    Mainzer Landstraße 232

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  • Oberwaldberg

    Mountains
  • Berg Druck

    Hofstraße 5

    Mountains
  • Schneckenberg

    Mountains
  • Rhein-Main ReinigungsChemie GmbH

    Am Berg 20

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  • Hundepflege Germis

    Am Roten Berg 11

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  • Dr. Dieter Schütz

    Am Dieburger Berg 18

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  • Badesee

    Berliner Ring 110

    Lakes
  • Langener Waldsee

    Lakes
  • Bruchsee

    Lakes
  • Pfarrwiesensee

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  • Steinbrücker Teich

    Dieburger Straße 259

    Lakes
  • Hegbachsee

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  • Deutsche Museums-Eisenbahn GmbH

    Steinstraße 7

    Museums
  • Klingspor Museum

    Herrnstraße 80

    Museums
  • Städelscher Museums-Verein

    Dürerstraße 2

    Museums
  • Liebieghaus Skulpturensammlung

    Schaumainkai 71

    Museums
  • Frankfurter Kunstverein

    Markt 44

    Museums Landmarks
  • Dommuseum Frankfurt

    Domplatz 14

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  • Tiggolino Kinderspielparadies

    Frankfurter Straße 62

    Amusement Parks
  • Vogelpark

    Außerhalb 1000M

    Amusement Parks
  • KHS Spielhallen-Betriebs-GmbH

    Berger Straße 82

    Amusement Parks
  • Atlantis Freizeitpark GmbH

    Badstraße 19

    Amusement Parks
  • Klaus Eiserloh und Christa Eiserloh

    Okrifteler Straße 75

    Amusement Parks
  • Jackpot Freizeit und Spielhallen

    Kaiserstraße 63

    Amusement Parks
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  • Nachtfalke

    Wilhelm-Leuschner-Straße 99

    Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Wunderbar

    Antoniterstraße 16

    Restaurants Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Bars
  • Jazz Café Bar

    Walter-Kolb-Straße 1-7

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  • Launsch

    Bornheimer Landstraße 64

    Bars
  • O-Hara-s Dinner Bar

    Frankfurter Landstraße 45

    International Bars
  • Helium

    Bleidenstraße 7

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  • Merkur Spielothek

    Adolf-Haeuser-Straße 3

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Fun Park GmbH

    Frankfurter Straße 39

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Merkur Spielothek

    Gräfenhäuser Straße 87

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Merkur Spielothek

    Berliner Straße 50-52

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Merkur Spielothek Spielautomatenaufsteller

    Kaiserstraße 63

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Miami Spielhallen GmbH

    Fahrgasse 88

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Ziegeleipark

    Natural Parks
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  • Wald und Wiese

    Dog Parks
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  • Frankfurter Osthafen

    Beaches
  • Pflasterstrand

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