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Marmorpalais

Im Neuen Garten 10, Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
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Ranked #6 of 28 attractions in Potsdam
Type: Historic Sites
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Berlin, Germany
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71 reviews 71 reviews
58 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

A very nice wee palace that sits right next too the lake which is quite almost hidden within the neuer garten, but it is very lovely, also has a interesting kitchen that is built as a sunken temple worthwhile to look at while wandering the garden

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Edinburgh
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58 reviews 58 reviews
11 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

If you fancy a change from the touristic bustle, the Neuen Garten offers pleasant lakeside walks through meadows and woods, with the added attraction of this charming little palace. There is enough to be interesting, but not so much as to be tiring. It is only by guided tour - but groups are small - in fact, I had a... More

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Australia
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126 reviews 126 reviews
23 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This is a small palace that, with a mandatory observer (isn't as bad as it sounds, the guides are very informative and friendly), is very interesting to see and hear about. The audio guides are excellent (in English of course) and the displays are very well explained, including differentiating between the original and restored aspects of each room. The Soviets... More

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London, United Kingdom
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38 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This was difficult to get to, but worth doing. Better on a guided tour rather than on ones own. Be sure to buy a €3 photo pass before entry. The pass is stamped with the date and so is valid all day in other Potsdam attractions too, which was very handy.

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Richmond-upon-Thames, United Kingdom
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120 attraction reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Situated on the bank of the Heiliger See in Neuer Garten is this interesting Palace which is well worth a visit. It was commissioned by Frederick William II of Prussia and designed in the early by Carl von Gontard and Carl Gotthard Langhans, designer of Berlin's Brandenburg Gate in the eighteenth century. It is now rather dilapidated and undergoing repairs.... More

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Naples, Florida
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118 attraction reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We had a very nice tour of Marmorpalais (Marble Palace) and found it to be very impressive. Floors were wonderful, views, interiors, and an included audio guide in English. A must see in Potsdam. Way more interesting than Charlottenhof unless you are really into the Potsdam Conference History.

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Bucharest, Romania
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117 reviews 117 reviews
88 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

This place is awesome its has a awesome views is the back i would love to come back again,this town is one of my favorite places to be. The castle is so beautiful. A must see if you are in the area.

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Connecticut
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

This was my favorite of the five palaces which I was able to see in the Potsdam area. The guide was fascinating with her stories of the Beautiful Wilhelmina and Friedrich William II, nephew and heir to Frederick the Great. This palace was built between 1789 and 1791 in the neo-classic style. Refreshing after all the Baroque and Rococo styles... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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87 reviews 87 reviews
40 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

This palace is located a fair distance away from Sansoucci & is less opulent than Sansoucci palace. As a palace buff, I still enjoyed my visit to this palace with beautiful interiors.

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