Karlsruhe Palace

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  • Address: Schloss Karlsruhe, Schlossbezirk 10, 76131 Karlsruhe, Innenstadt-West, Germany
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +49-7219266514
  • Ticket Price: 4 EUR
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Castle, Historical Site, Palace, Family And Kids, Heritage Building

The Karlsruhe palace, built in 1715 by Margrave Charles III William of Baden-Durlach, has served as the residence and seat of the government of the Baden dynasty for 200 hundred years. Since it came into existence this palace has witnessed numerous renovations as it stands at the hub of 32 avenues radiating outwards symmetrically to form Karlsruhe's iconic layout, the so-called "Fächer", or fan. This Palace turned museum, is one of the most active cultural history museums in Germany and has well-maintained beautiful gardens spreading over a large area in the backyard. Sitting on the banks besides the immaculate gardens during early spring or late autumn will fill you with a sense of peace and serenity. Highlights and must sees include:

  • Ancient jewellery, crockery and statues collection
  • Climbing the stairs to the top of the tower to catch the stunning view of the city
  • Walking around the catwalk
  • Chinese tea huts

Karlsruhe Palace Travel Tips

  • All stories are accessible by wheelchair for the disabled visitors.
  • Last admission to the tower one hour before closing.

Entrance Ticket Details For Karlsruhe Palace

  • EUR 3:(Reduced) Disabled visitors with a disabled pass. Free admission for one person accompanying along.
  • EUR 8: Families
  • EUR 0.50: Schoolchildren
  • Free: Fridays 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm (excluding special exhibits) Museums-PASS-Musees

How to Reach Karlsruhe Palace

  •  From the central train station, take the tram arriving from the left and departing to the right and get down at the stop ‘Marktplatz’.

  • Schlosscafe
  • Multi Kulti GdbR
  • Oberlaender Weinstube

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  • Karlsruhe Palace Address: Schloss Karlsruhe, Schlossbezirk 10, 76131 Karlsruhe, Innenstadt-West, Germany
  • Karlsruhe Palace Contact Number: +49-7219266514
  • Karlsruhe Palace Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Karlsruhe Palace Price: 4 EUR
  • Time required to visit Karlsruhe Palace: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 91.59% of people who visit Karlsruhe include Karlsruhe Palace in their plan

  • 67.91% of people start their Karlsruhe Palace visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Karlsruhe Palace

Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

74.7% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Karlsruhe Palace

People normally club together Zoo Karlsruhe and Badisches Landesmuseum while planning their visit to Karlsruhe Palace.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • Hi! Do we need entrance ticket if we will just take a photo from the outside? We don't have much time in Karlsruhe that's why we'll only stop for photos. Thanks!

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    • I don't think you will need any ticket to take [photos of the Karlsruhe Palace from outside. But, I suggest you confirm before visiting by calling on  49 (0)721 926-6514.

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