Karlsruhe is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Karlsruhe one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Karlsruhe is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Karlsruhe or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Karlsruhe. Explore the historical monuments of Karlsruhe with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Karlsruhe guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Karlsruhe page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Karlsruhe landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Karlsruhe.
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Schloss Karlsruhe, Schlossbezirk 10, 76131 Karlsruhe, Innenstadt-West, Germany
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
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'...
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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Adenauerring 17, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Wildparkstadion, home ground of the local football club Karlsruher SC, is a football stadium located near Karlsruhe palace. There have been several football pitches at this location since 1922 but the stadium we see today was built in 1955 and has undergone several major renovations since. The stadium now promises of modern and comfortable fa...
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...