Staatspark Karlsaue is a historical park filled with Baroque-style garden arrangements, trees, lakes, and the large Orangerie. Stroll through to admire the lakes, canals, and fountains as you view the garden decorations, or sit on one of the many benches to take in the natural surroundings. The Orangerie, a large, classical greenhouse from the 17th century, offers information about its past use and serves as a restaurant. Make Staatspark Karlsaue a centerpiece of your Kassel vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Kassel trip itinerary planning app.
Staatspark Karlsaue reviews
Planned to visit a friend from the US who was in Germany for a few weeks and Kassel was the easiest place to meet. What a wonderful surprise that Documenta was happening, and also that we discovered..... more »
If you visit Staatspark Karksaue give yourself a few hours to explore - unfortunately when we visited and took advantage of free parking on the east side it was raining, which did not allow us to... more »
Very nice. Great structured park. Beautiful castle - called Orangerie, and a nice lake
Big wide open park. Of special interest for us was the island with botanical garden (admission to gardens €3). A must for all gardeners and lovers of trees and plants. There is a guide book available which identifies plants and trees by number and a map of the island showing plant locations. Very useful but unfortunatly only in German (as far as i know) language.
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