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Schloss Karlsruhe

Schloss Karlsruhe

Karlsruhe’s Baroque palace forms the centre of the city’s fan-like pattern, from which boulevards extend like the spokes of a wheel. Formerly home to the blue-blooded leaders of Karlsruhe, the palace now houses the Badische Landesmuseum, which exhibits regional artefacts – from prehistoric to present times.
Palace Gardens

Palace Gardens

After your visit to the museum, go for a stroll in the palace’s sweeping gardens to see the exotic trees royals planted here, as well as many statues from all epochs. On warm days you’ll find plenty of Karlsruhe’s inhabitants sharing picnics on the grass, playing badminton or going for walks.
Market Place

Market Place

Just steps from the palace, see the early 19th-century market place. In the centre stands the main symbol of Karlsruhe, a brick pyramid that protects Margrave Karl Wilhelm’s crypt. The stone sarcophagus containing the ashes of Karl Wilhelm is still inside the pyramid, but it is not open to the public.
Europa-Park

Europa-Park

Europa-Park
ZKM (Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie)

ZKM (Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie)

This museum houses Germany’s largest collection of media art, both in its Museum for Contemporary Art and the Media Museum, which is the world’s first and only museum for interactive art.
Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe

Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe

At the Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe you’ll find an impressive collection of German paintings from the 13th century up until the present along with Rembrandt, Gauguin, and Monet.
Fly Baden

Fly Baden

Fly Baden
Zoo

Zoo

This is one of Germany’s oldest zoos and is now home to more than 1,000 animals. Make sure not to miss the Japanese garden, complete with a Shinto shrine and a Japanese pagoda.
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