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Sanssouci Park

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Address: Zur Historischen Muhle, 14469 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
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I really enjoyed my first-ever walk throughout this park. It is the end of March and the flowers are beginning to bloom. It's very peaceful and beautiful. Highly recommend taking... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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St Louis Metro Area
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I really enjoyed my first-ever walk throughout this park. It is the end of March and the flowers are beginning to bloom. It's very peaceful and beautiful. Highly recommend taking a stroll through the park!

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited both Sanssouci Park and Sanssouci Palace, Fredrick the Great's stunning summer residence. The palaces/buildings in Sanssouci Park are simply breathtaking - don't miss the New Chambers Palace, New Palace, orangery, Chinese House, and Charlottenhof Palace - all are simply stunning.

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San Francisco, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here in winter and the views were fantastic, so wintery and frozen looking. The sun came out and everything looked even more dreamlike, such vistas. Come, walk around, enjoy!

Thank William M
Pleasanton, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A February visit probably doesn't do the park justice. The trees are all bare and none of the floors are out. The grass and paths can be muddy. And, when I visited, only the Sanssouci Palace was open for visitors. I'll give the park the benefit of the doubt that it's probably a much nicer visit with good, warm summer... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2017

It is probably one of the best parks we have ever visited. It is amazing and it contains many palaces and architectural attractions. Definitely worth the visit. We visited it during the winter season but we plan to get back during summer to see it when nature is alive! The park is immense!

Thank Stefan C
Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

My husband and I had the pleasure of touring the palace and its grounds with a private (palace) guide as part of a river cruise transfer excursion. Although we've enjoyed many palaces and gardens around the world, this one is well worth several hours.

Thank TheOriginalDrFUN
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2017

The garden is massive with many 1700s palaces located at the edges of the garden. We went in winter so it was expected not to have lots of greenery around. Yet, the corridors that are walled by naked trees provide the best atmosphere for solo walking and watching the world go by. The garden is made in a way that... More 

Thank Baher R
Paphos, Cyprus
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2017

We visited on a really cold January day with loads of snow on the ground. We had a wander for a couple of hours, seeing the outside of some of the beautiful buildings, but not going in. I would love to come back again in the summer as I think it would be spectacular with all of the plants in... More 

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Hudson, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2017

This summer palace of the Prussian kings sits in a beautiful park setting. Up on a hill, overlooking the vast gardens is Sanssouci. It is a one story, long and narrow palace which isn't very big, there are only 10 principal rooms.. As with so many palaces that were later in control of the Soviets, any family furniture or other... More 

Thank MWK51
Verteuil-sur-Charente, Poitou-Charentes, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2017

We visited here in January...it was very cold and snowy. I thought it would look magical and be quiet. However I didn't know that they covered up all the statues with what look like wooden sentry boxes. It looked more like a military camp than royal gardens. However I think in the spring and summer this would be well worth... More 

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