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This historic country house is the site where Truman, Churchill and Stalin met at the famous Potsdam Conference following World War II.
Im Neuen Garten 11, 14469 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
+49 331 9694200
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 26, 2015

Make it a day - Start with the Sanssouci Palace. Skip the tour groups, hop on the S7 in Berlin to Potsdam and take the 695 bus staight to the Sans Souci front door so you can buy your all inclusive schloss ticket (19 euro...More

7  Thank Nancy F
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Reviewed November 12, 2014

This twentieth century mock Tudor mansion is notable for one thing only: it was the meeting place for the leaders of the Soviet Union, the United Kingdom, and the United States just after the end of the Second World War. The agreements forged here at...More

3  Thank Andie G
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Imagine if the Walls could talk? Stalin, Truman, Churchill and countless other people who worked for these men. The history that took place in this "house" is amazing. The tour was good (it was in German, but we received an audio guide). Most if not...More

Thank MichaelO177
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is where the Potsdam Conference was held in 1945, after WWII. It was built in tudor style in 1913-17, as the final Hohenzollern Palace and is an UNESCO World Heritage Site. We had a tour inside with a guide to explain the history. The...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Not only was Schloss Cecilienhof were designed and built in Tudor style but it took place when Germany and Britain was at war with each other at the turn of the century! Every detail was exact from the chimneys (though most were fake and only...More

Thank jayceek2013
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Our trip was pre-booked and everything worked extremely well. Rolf our guide was superb and there was great use of technology. The tour covered Unit 4 of our IGCSE History course.

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Reviewed October 6, 2018

This palace was used in 1945 for the famous Potsdam Conference where Truman, Churchill and Stalin met to discuss post war peace treaties and order

Thank Colbel
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Cecilienhof is a stunning palace, styled like an old English Tudor house, where the Potsdam conference was held. The free audio guide is very informative and you can see the original table where Stalin, Churchill and Eisenhower sat during the conference.

Thank Emma M
Reviewed October 2, 2018

A must both for people who enjoy visiting historical buildings and those interested in the Potsdam conference at the end of the second world war. The building is beautiful both on the outside and especially on the inside. You have to pay if you wish...More

Thank chrissy1803
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Nice historical place. The star in front of the schloss was red. Excellent environment in the New Gardens, near the another highlight worth to see-the Marble Palace.

Thank Andonova J
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

I loved this palace it's beautiful. With so much history attached to it. Well worth a visit not to be missed

Thank Vicky M
Reviewed September 13, 2018

I visited Schloss Cecilienhof in September 2018. To get there from Sanssouci Park, I took bus 695, switched to bus 603 and then walked the last 15 to 20 minutes near Neu Garten. Cecilienhof is the site of the Potsdam Conference of 1945 where Truman,...More

2  Thank blairkk25
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Margaret V
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Response from Ernest C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we travelled from Berlin by Sbahn .... it is an enormous area, I have no doubt there's parking . Glad you liked my review
October 20, 2016|
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Response from MWK51 | Reviewed this property |
a taxi would be the easiest, but we had to take a local bus for our return as no taxis or ubers would respond to a request for a pickup
Bill M
March 27, 2016|
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Response from RChangla | Reviewed this property |
Go to the information center outside of rail station to get a locate bus map, when you facing the station, on your right hand side. Take the bus in front of the station. This bus will pass several interesting location, you... More