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Friedrich the Great's amazing 18th-century palace, reminiscent of the grandeur of Versailles, is surrounded by a magnificent 600-acre park.more
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Maulbeerallee, 14469 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
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Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

Sanssouci Palace is one of the most renowned palaces in Potsdam. You should ideally keep one whole day aside if you want to see all the important places in Potsdam(which are like 1-2kms apart from each other). Potsdam has around 3 palaces (The Neu Palace...More

Date of experience: January 2019
6  Thank Shivani G
Reviewed January 30, 2019

a pretty place in a pretty place. We did visit out of season so did not see it at its best but even then it was worth a visit. plenty of parking, a mill nearby as well as a cafe. large grounds and good views.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jim m
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Similar to the Palace of Versailles, this is a must see place if you are in the Berlin as a tourist, lots of tourist shops and activities around it.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 14, 2019

Just 12 rooms but beautiful and well decorated. Might seem modest in comparison to other German or French or Italian palaces but Friedrich just wanted a summer retreat. Can you imagine that he built it in just 2 years?

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Bryuzga
Reviewed January 10, 2019

The architecture and surrounding area are begging to be photographed. Take ample time to view the beautiful palace and ground - you won't be disappointed!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JohnCamp81
Reviewed January 5, 2019

It is a beautiful palace and worth visiting. potsdam is very close to berlin and you can easily get there by train in the morning and go back to berlin in the evening.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank vahid_traveler
Reviewed January 1, 2019

Beautiful and richly decorated palace. If you want to have e look inside, it's best to book tickets beforehand. The gardens are also worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lady_IneP
Reviewed December 17, 2018

You can only visit by guided tour buts it’s worth it to see the interior of this amazing Rococo palace. The park is huge but actually this palace isn’t as big as it looks. It’s a group tour room by room, all by audio tour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank purplemyrtles
Reviewed December 9, 2018

The grounds are magnificent and our weather was perfect to see the many acres of beautiful landscaping and palaces. It would be nice if the Palace interiors were restored for tours. Since this was in the former East Germany I understand that the East Germans...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeff H
Reviewed December 7, 2018

Visited the summer palace of Frederick the Great. Extensive gardens, would be very beautiful in the summer.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jorge P
July 18, 2019|
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Response from 44trisha | Reviewed this property |
There's a car park near the windmill and visitor centre which leads to a gentle uphill sloped path to the palace.
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paul l
March 24, 2019|
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Response from KenandRamona | Reviewed this property |
We went at 14:00 in early Sept on a Saturday and the wait was only about 15 minutes.
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Iheartjennychu
September 2, 2018|
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Response from mostafak707 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can it is an open park
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