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Orangerie im Park Sanssouci

Maulbeerallee, 14469 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
+49 (0) 331 969 42 80
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Ranked #7 of 31 Attractions in Potsdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks
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Toronto, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
18 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW via mobile

I can't comment on the interiors offered for viewing at this Potsdam attraction, but, the outdoor views and vistas are certainly worth the trip up the steps to the Orangerie. Oh yes....... It's FREE! You'll be taking lots of photos , but make sure to take some from the lowest of the terraced Gardens looking back up the hill to... More

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Bern, Switzerland
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7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The orangery is very nice, you can visit 5 or 6 rooms, one large room with about 50 paintings. But you have to pay 3€ for taking pictures... Entrance fee is also 3€. The view from the top of the orangery is also really nice. But you can see the bureaucracy, there is one spiral stair on the top, where... More

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135 reviews 135 reviews
111 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

You should wait at the entrance to climb up and see the views and to pay the ticket. The walk through the gardens worth for pictures and relaxation.

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Provo, Utah, United States
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157 reviews 157 reviews
25 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We liked this smaller palace. The only negative thing was that the tour is only done in German. The info cards in other languages don't have enough information about all the things in each room. If they provided more detailed cards it would really help people enjoy the experience!

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88 reviews 88 reviews
41 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Orangery Palace has been constructed with preliminary drawings by Friedrich Wilhelm IV. The building, is 300 meter long front, is built in the style of the Italian Renaissance, after the image of the Villa Medici in Rome and the Uffizi in Florence. The middle building with its twin towers is the actual castle. This building is joined to the 103... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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65 reviews 65 reviews
27 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

A great way to spend some time as you wait for your entry time at schloss sans souci. It is a short walk down from the visitor center through a tree-covered path. There aren't many rooms and each is based on a color of a mineral such as amethyst or lapiz. You may also walk up a spiral staircase that... More

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Chamonix, France
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73 attraction reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Wonderful idea of taking all the citrus and fruit trees inside in the cold winters.Hard now to think that it actually was jus for trees. It is worth the visit!

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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This building was largely a place to store plants. The tour consists of a couple of apartments. It´s between San souci and the New Palace and can be visited on the walk between the two palaces.

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The palace itself not very big open for visits. It;s a pitty that orangery itself is not open for the visits. Just some rooms in the palace.

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London, United Kingdom
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44 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

The tour was a bit short but so many nice furniture and decoration inside, really worth the detour. would be nice if they opened the orangerie part so we can walk them. visit to the roof give a nice view.

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