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  • Address: Maschee Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany (Mitte)
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Lake

Hey, an artificial lake in the middle of the city! That’s always fun. It took the city three years to build it and it made the public very happy by creating jobs in a time of Depression (yes, this was the early 1930s). Now, the place is one of the city’s favourite retreats. A festival called Maschseefest (literally Swampfest) is held in the summer for a couple of weeks with much cabaret, cuisine and cannonplay (fireworks actually, but close enough). Boat clubs operate rowing and sailing fun in the summer; there’s a pretty little artificial beach at the south end; a 6 km long jogging track, cycle track circles the area, (skaters use it too); and when the city says its safe in winter, the people take to the ice for some serious hockey and skating. Also, no such place would be complete without some strange looking modern art so the Lion Bastion, the Hellebardier, Putto on the Fish and the Swimmer are posted around the park to creep you out. Seriously, they look creepy.

  • A.k.a. the “Swamp”.
  • Check out all the eating stalls and bars set up around the place.

  • Tram 1, 2, 8, 19 stop AltenbekenerDamm.

  • Stalls and bars around the lake.

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  • Maschee Address: Maschee Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany (Mitte)
  • Maschee Timing: 24-hrs
  • Maschee Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Maschee(preferred time): 04:00 pm - 08:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Maschee: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 66.24% of people who visit Hannover include Maschee in their plan

  • 59.18% of people start their Maschee visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Maschee

Monday, Thursday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Maschee

People normally club together Sprengel Museum Hannover and Marienburg Castle while planning their visit to Maschee.

People also prefer to end their day with Maschee.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Nice place. Also its artificial lake which is worthy to know.

  • Not much to say...if you visit Hannover, then you should definitely pay a visit to this lake. A must.

  • Best place for relaxation and sports. Very calm place with nice view and trees. Also nice for pets where u can have a nice walk. Also good to go there in a bike. Awesome place and a must to visit

  • Really good artificial lake.

  • Delicious water! It is highly recommended drinking it. This Lake is like a fountain of youth. Because after drinking you wouldn't get old.

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