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58 Parks to explore in Germany

Germany

Country with the largest population in Europe. Stretches from the North and the Baltic Sea in the north to the Alps in the south. It is traversed by some of Europe's major rivers such as the Rhine, Danube and Elbe.

Heimat-Tierpark Olderdissen
Heimat-Tierpark OlderdissenDornberger Str. 149A, 33619 Bielefeld, Germany

This park has existed since 1930 and it not only has animals but also hiking and biking nature trails. It has many Mammals and Birds like alpine ibexes, nutrias, owls and common ravens.

Herrenchiemsee New Palace
Herrenchiemsee New Palace83209 Herrenchiemsee, Germany

A complex of royal buildings on Herreninsel, the largest island in the Chiemsee lake. The island, formerly the site of an Augustinian monastery, was purchased by King Ludwig II of Bavaria in 1873. The king converted the premises into a residence, known as the Old Palace (Altes Schloss). From 1878 onwards, he had the New Herrenchiemsee Palace (Neues Schloss) erected, based on the model of Palace of Versailles. It was the largest, but also the last of his building projects, and remained incomplete

Herrenhausen Gardens
Herrenhausen GardensHerrenhäuser Str. 4, 30419 Hannover, Germany

Herrenhausen Gardens are one of the most beautiful places in Germany. It was constructed in 1638, it is three gardens built in Baroque style, houses many rare plants and trees. The fountain in the park rises to 80 meters height. The park provides a combination of history and beauty.

Jenisch House
Jenisch HouseBaron-Voght-Straße 50, 22609 Hamburg, Germany

The Jenisch House is a country house for Martin Johann Jenisch, the former senator of Hamburb. The house was built in 1831, beside the significant architecture, this place is known for the beautiful park that has an area of 110 acres.

Knoops Park
Knoops Park28759 Bremen, Germany

Knoops Park, named after the Bremen merchant Ludwig Knoop, is a park in the Burglesum district of Bremen, St. Magnus, which covers an area of ​​65 hectares. A life-size bronze statue of Ludwig Knoop now greets visitors exploring the seven kilometers of charming avenues and romantic paths that wind their way through the park. Little ones will enjoy the play area with the new slide right by the Lesum river.

Kurpark
KurparkParkstraße 7, 65189 Wiesbaden, Germany

This is a public park in Wiesbaden center, stretching from the Wilhelmstraße to the southern borders of Sonneberg district and lying directly behind the Kurhaus convention center. The Kurpark was created in 1852 as an English landscape park, and it includes a lake with rental boats and a 6-meter high fountain.

Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord
Landschaftspark Duisburg-NordEmscherstraße 71, 47137 Duisburg, Germany

It is a public park located in Duisburg-Meiderich, designed in 1991. The park was constructed with the intention that it work to heal and understand the industrial past, rather than trying to reject it. The park closely associates itself with the site's past use: a coal and steel production plant that was abandoned in 1985, and the agricultural land it had been before the mid 19th century.

Linderhof Palace
Linderhof PalaceLinderhof 12, 82488 Ettal, Germany

Smallest of the three palaces built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria and the only one which he lived to see completed. The gardens surrounding Linderhof Palace are considered one of the most beautiful creations of historicist garden design.

Mainau
MainauMainau, 78465, Germany

An island in Lake Constance maintained as a garden island and a model of excellent environmental practices. The park landscape comes with views of the lake, and there is a greenhouse as well with a tropical climate and thousands of butterflies.

Muhles Park
Muhles ParkOberneulander Landstraße 69, 28355 Bremen, Germany

Muhles Park with the Muhle estate is located in Bremen in the Oberneuland district. The green area was created in the first half of the 19th century from 1815/25 on from the Böving family's Meierhof. The Muhle family took over the farm in 1922 and sold the Villa Muhle and the green area to the city of Bremen in the mid-1970s. The landscape garden is very spacious and impresses with its long paths. Hikers get through the Oberneulander meadows, the Wümmeniederung to the Hexenberg in Borgfeld, and

Muskau Park
Muskau Park02953 Bad Muskau, Germany

Muskau Park is a landscape park, located in Bad Muskau, Görlitz, Saxony, Germany. The park has an area of (860 acres) which makes it the largest English garden in central Europe. It stretches along both sides of the German-Polish border on the Lusatian Neisse. In 2004, Muskau Park become one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

New Garden
New GardenAm Neuen Garten, 14467 Potsdam, Germany

The New Garden is a park in Potsdam with 102.5 hectares located south-west Berlin, Germany. Starting in 1787, Frederick William II arranged to have a new garden in this location and later, and it came to be known by this rather prosaic name. The New Garden is a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1990. Cecilienhof Palace is located in the northern part of the New Garden.

New Palace Stuttgart
New Palace StuttgartSchloßpl. 4, 70173 Stuttgart, Germany

18th-century Baroque palace and is one of the last large city palaces built in Southern Germany. Public tours of the building are only permitted by special arrangement, as the building contains some government offices. The palace is located in Schlossplatz, the largest square in Stuttgart.

Nymphenburg Palace
Nymphenburg PalaceSchloß Nymphenburg 1, 80638 München, Germany

Combined with the adjacent Nymphenburg Palace Park, it constitutes one of the premier royal palaces of Europe. Its frontal width of 632 m (2,073 ft) (north-south axis) even surpasses Versailles Palace in France. It served as the main summer residence for the former rulers of Bavaria of the House of Wittelsbach. Nymphenburg is open to the public but also continues to be a home and chancery for the head of the House of Wittelsbach.

Palmengarten
PalmengartenPalmengarten der Stadt, Siesmayerstraße 63, 60323 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

It is one of the three botanical gardens in Frankfurt, Germany, located in the Westend-Süd district with 22 hectares. The botanical exhibits are organized according to their origin in free-air or climatized greenhouses, which also contain numerous tropical and subtropical plants.

Park an der Ilm
Park an der IlmIlmstraße, 99423 Weimar, Germany

The Park an der Ilm is the largest and best-known landscape park in Weimar. It has hardly been changed since it was built in the 18th century with the participation of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, making it one of the best-preserved parks of classicism and romanticism. Its visual axes, the bridges over the Ilm arches, the varied park architecture, and the valuable trees, some of which come from overseas, are characteristic. The Impark is part of the “ Classic Weimar ” ensemble, which was approved

Park Fiction
Park Fiction20359 Hamburg, Germany

Park Fiction overlooks the Elbe river. Visitors love to come here and enjoy the sunset, and it is also a great place for a walk or take a drink and enjoy watching the huge ships in the harbor. Park Fiction is an art project shaped like a park. The lawn is shaped like a magic carpet and the plastic palm trees stay green all year.

Park Links Der Weser
Park Links Der WeserHohenhorster Weg 77a, 28259 Bremen, Germany

Park Links Der Weser is the largest park in Bremen. It is located in the Bremen-Huchting district between the districts of Kirchhuchting and Grolland and the municipality of Stuhr, approx. The landscape park for the preservation of the open grassland area in the Ochtum lowlands is around 239 hectares in size. one of the recreational areas and also vast greenery makes this place popular among tourists.

Pillnitz Castle
Pillnitz CastleAugust-Böckstiegel-Straße 2, 01326 Dresden, Germany

Pillnitz Castle was a summer residence for the electors and kings of Saxony, built in the Baroque style in 1720. The castle houses two museums and has three buildings enclosing a Baroque garden and surrounded by a large public park. The castle is located on the bank of the River Elbe, in Dresden, Germany.

Planten un Blomen
Planten un BlomenMarseiller Str., 20355 Hamburg, Germany

Planten un Blomen is a must-visit park. The estimated area of the park is 47 hectares (116.1 acres), the park contains a large playground and the Old Botanical Garden of Hamburg. The park houses children's shows and concerts, and the visitors can see the first plant in the park that was planted in 1821 by Johann Georg Christian Lehmann.

Map of Parks to explore in Germany