Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Karlsruhe is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Karlsruhe a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Karlsruhe.
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Lorenzstr. 19, D-76135 Karlsruhe, Germany
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
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 interaction and discussion in the fields ranging from fine arts to media technology. Located in an old munitions factory, it hosts two museums, three resear...
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 history from ancient civilizations to modern history, including WWII. The museum has been preserved for the most part, after the castle of Karlsruhe being...
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 pyramid’s architecture is an example of the ancient Egyptian revival architecture, which stands unaffected by the extensive bombings during the WWII. ...
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Durlach, Karlsruhe, Germany
12:01 am - 12:00 am
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. Emperor Fredrick II on the margrave Hermann V of Zähringen as an allodial possession bestowed it. It has served as a seat of the Liberal party ...
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Hans-Thoma-Straße 2-6, 76133 Karlsruhe, Germany
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Opened in 1846, the state art gallery has maintained most of its original works of the collection since it’s year of inception. Opened with a motive to serve as an agent between the past, present and future, it not only preserves the legends of several centuries but also aims at modern historic collection and it’s perpetuation and expan...
With it’s origin dating back to the mid 18th century, Naturkundemuseum Karlsruhe has been considered as one of the greatest scientific research museums in Germany. The Museum organizes special themed exhibitions at regular intervals, while the permanent exhibition shows continue to attract visitors in large numbers every year. This place witn...
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Atrium 10, Lorenz Straße 27, 76135 Karlsruhe, Germany
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Stadtische Galerie Karlsruhe is located in the southernmost part of ten atriums of the large hall building, which is also home to the very famous Center for art and Media Karlsruhe. In 1895, for the first time an amount of 7,000 marks was set in the city budget for the art collection’s inventory and expansion. The art collection at Stadti...
Evangelische Christuskirche is a 19th century protestant church in Karlsruhe. The architects of this church won the order for its execution in an architectural competition. They further revised their competition design to set the final layout of the church. The design of the church is quite modern and distinct as compared to the other churches in v...
Inaugurated in 1814, The Church of St. Stephan is the oldest Catholic Church in Karlsruhe. Grand duke Karl Friedrich had founded the place in Erbprinzenstraße for Catholics in Karlsruhe and dedicated the Church to the princess Stephanie, an adopted daughter of Napoleon, naming the church after St. Stephen. This classical sacred building&rsquo...