The Best Things To Do in Karlsruhe

There are a lot of tourist attractions in Karlsruhe that will attract you the city and make your holiday a delightful one.  The city owns a dazzling nightlife scene, interesting museums and fun festivals that make up its list of things to do in Karlsruhe.

Some of the main attractions of Karlsruhe are its splendid Karlsruhe Palace, its beautiful botanical gardens, Federal courts of Justice, St. Stephan Parish Church, Evangelical Church and many others.

There are many squares where you can spend your leisure time such as Square of Fundamental Rights, Market Square (Marktplatz), the Pyramid and The Durlach District. You can also admire the Turmberg Castle Ruins as it forms the nortwesternmost peak of the Black Forest at the transition between the low maintain range and the hilly landscape of the Kraichgau region.Kaiserplatz is another attraction to look forward to. This place got its name from the monument of Kaiser Wilhelm I on horseback set in the middle of the square. The good part about this city is that all of its attractions can be easily covered on foot, making it a perfect destination to admire the culture traditions of Germany.

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    29 Tourist Attractions in Karlsruhe

    Must see places in Karlsruhe ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Karlsruhe and point of interests to visit.

  • Zoo Karlsruhe

    #1 of 29 Things To Do in Karlsruhe
    Zoo Karlsruhe

    Tags: Garden, Zoo, Play Ground, Picnic Spot

    Address: Ettlinger Strasse 6, 76137 Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

    Timings: 08:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    A one of it’s kind combination of Zoological city garden Karlsruhe zoo and park, is home to over 900 animals from 150 different species. Opened in 1865, Karlsruhe zoo is one of the oldest runnin...Read more

  • Karlsruhe Palace

    #2 of 29 Things To Do in Karlsruhe
    Karlsruhe Palace

    Tags: Museum, Garden, View Point, Walking Area

    Address: Schloss Karlsruhe, Schlossbezirk 10, 76131 Karlsruhe, Innenstadt-West, Germany

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

    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 i...Read more

  • Center For Art And Media Technology

    #3 of 29 Things To Do in Karlsruhe
    Center For Art And Media Technology

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Educational Site, Entertainment

    Address: Lorenzstr. 19, D-76135 Karlsruhe, Germany

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

    ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, founded in 1989, is a home for all forms of contemporary art. An unparalleled cultural institution where the visitors get an exciting chance for active intera...Read more

  • Europabad

    #4 of 29 Things To Do in Karlsruhe

    Tags: Water Body, Waterfront, Water Park, Entertainment

    Address: Hermann-Veit-Str. 5, 76135 Karlsruhe, Germany.

    Timings: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    Europabad is considered as the most modern and exciting water park in the entire Karlsruhe region. This lively splash-and-play swimming pool serves a perfect hangout for the whole family, featuring a ...Read more

  • Badisches Landesmuseum

    #5 of 29 Things To Do in Karlsruhe
    Badisches Landesmuseum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Schloßbezirk 10,, 76131 Karlsruhe - Downtown West, Germany

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

    Built in 1919, Badisches Landesmuseum is located inside the Karlsruhe Palace and exhibits one of the largest architectural, cultural and historical collections. The majestic art collections cover hist...Read more

  • Karlsruhe Pyramid

    #6 of 29 Things To Do in Karlsruhe
    Karlsruhe Pyramid

    Tags: Landmark, Walking Area, Historical Site, Tourist Center

    Address: Marktplatz, 76133 Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany.

    Timings: 04:00 pm - 11:59 pm Details

    Established in the years 1823-1825 over the vault of the city’s founder, Margrave Charles III William (1679-1738), the Karlsruhe Pyramid is regarded as the city’s second emblem. The pyrami...Read more

  • Kaiserstraße

    #7 of 29 Things To Do in Karlsruhe

    Tags: Walking Area, Food And Drinks, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: Kaiserstraße, 76133 Karlsruhe–Downtown Center, Karlsruhe, Germany

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

    The Kaiserstraße is the main shopping street in the city located in the city center. Spread over the long road connecting the former city gates Durlacher Tor and Muhlburger Tor, is this Baden&rs...Read more

  • Turmberg

    #8 of 29 Things To Do in Karlsruhe

    Tags: Outdoors, Off Beaten Path, View Point, Hiking Trail

    Address: Durlach, 76227 Karlsruhe – Durlach, Germany.

    Timings: 07:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Turmberg, standing 256 meters high, is a large hill on at Durlach on the outskirts of Karlsruhe and is the highest point of the city. The Turmberg railway, the oldest funicular railway still operating...Read more

  • Durlach

    #9 of 29 Things To Do in Karlsruhe

    Tags: Historical Site, Architecture , Neighborhoods

    Address: Durlach, Karlsruhe, Germany

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Durlach, first mentioned as a city in 1196, is a borough of the German city of Karlsruhe with a population of roughly 30,000. Durlach holds significant importance on the historical timeline of Germany...Read more

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  • Verfassungssäule

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  • Feuerwehrgerätehaus Rüppurr

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  • Kloster Maulbronn

    Klosterhof 5

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  • Pfirmann Ranch

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Waldmühle Dettenheim

    Grabener Straße 7

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  • Bezirksamtsturm

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  • Autor Udo M. Berg

    Kriegäcker 3

  • Wallberg

  • Maier Ulrich

    Gartenstraße 4

  • Mineral plus GmbH

    Holzhof 10

  • Berg, Gerhard

    Am Eichholz 15

  • Pflegeteam Dolphin Inh. Heike Fuhrmann

    Römerring 66

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  • Epplesee

  • Badesee Buchtzig

    Am Baggersee 4

  • Baggersee Weingarten

  • Hardtsee

  • Badesee Rülzheim

  • Baggersee Spöck

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  • Verkehrsmuseum Karlsruhe

    Werderstraße 63

  • Badisches Landesmuseum

    Schloßplatz 1

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  • Museum für Literatur am Oberrhein

    Karlstraße 10

  • Museum in der Majolika

    Ahaweg 6

  • Badischer Kunstverein

    Waldstraße 3

  • Naturkundemuseum Karlsruhe

    Erbprinzenstraße 13

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  • Freizeitpark Heidesee

    Heidesee 0

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  • Union Sportive

    Club House 1 rue Stade

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  • Fünf

    Kanalweg 52

    Restaurants Bars
  • Kaisergarten

    Kaiserallee 23

    Restaurants Bars
  • Leonardo Espressobar

    Zähringerstraße 96

  • Stövchen

    Waldstraße 54

    Restaurants Bars
  • Allvitalis Cocktailbar

    Stephanienstraße 38-40

  • Der KofferRaum

    Hirschstraße 17

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  • Saturn Automaten Betriebs- und Verwaltungs GmbH

    Amalienstraße 42

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Reitanlage Rosenhof

    Rosenhofweg 12

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Casino Royal Spielcenter GmbH

    Amalienstraße 55

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Atlantik Casino GmbH

    Kaiserstraße 5

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  • Spielcenter West

    Kaiserallee 71

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Spielhalle Las Vegas A.L.U.

    Passagehof 18

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  • Alb

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  • Barfußpark Ötisheim

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  • Rheinufer

  • Sunshine Reggae Festival Plage de Lauterbourg

    chemin des Mouettes

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  • Stierhütte

  • Turnverein Obertsrot 1906

  • Hochseilgarten

  • Grafensprung

  • TOPGAL a.s. - Schulranzen, Rucksäcke und Taschen

    Hartfeldstraße 20

  • Naturfreundehaus Alm-Walzbachtal/Jöhlingen

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