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Just a Wonderful Park for a Long Stroll!

My wife and I were on vacation and had a wonderful time strolling in these gardens for a couple of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Barrie G
Perfect time with friends

Long time, I didn't see place like this. It was qreat time here.This place was very nice and calm... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tereza V
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Schlosspark 1 | Oberhalb der Wilhelmshoher Allee, NVV: ab Endstation Linie 1, 31130 Kassel, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I were on vacation and had a wonderful time strolling in these gardens for a couple of hours. There are all types of flowers, plants and trees. Plenty of shade on a hot day and loungers and seats on the lawns if...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Barrie G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Long time, I didn't see place like this. It was qreat time here.This place was very nice and calm, a lot of families but it was ok. We were there April 2019. The castle was in the reconstruction, without the scaffolding must be very nice....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Tereza V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very large park on the mountainside with several fountains with scheduled water shows. At the top you can find the Hercules monument which is also worth visiting.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank jmsantos1985
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Water show is totally worth visiting!! A little bit crowded on Sundays but nothing that would ruin your experience

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Barbara G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We expected a large park with a few interesting buildings, but we got a whole world to explore. Sadly, we only planned one full day to explore it and in the evening, after walking from the hotel to the top of the Herkules statue (this...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank JonasJansson
Reviewed August 8, 2019

Lots to see and do here, from the art gallery to the weisssteinfluegel in the Schloss to the Herkules moment and it’s panoramic views across the city. Excellent value day ticket included entry to all features of the park. Worth visiting on Wasserspiele days (wed...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank gronyteen
Reviewed August 6, 2019

Start from the top of the mountain. It is a great parc with many waterconstructions. Inform upfront when they Turn the tap on;). It is a great experience.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Erwin623
Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

We spent hours at the park making our way from the lower parking lot (not knowing there was a higher level one ahem...) all the way to hercules at the top. Its a massive climb and takes quite some time and stamina. Only after leaving...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dagsy81
Reviewed July 3, 2019

It is very hard to walk on the top of the Hercules, so it takes time, but is a wonderful area. You could also go by bus on top and down, but especially the park is wonderful not only the view from the top. The...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Ameisenigel
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

Common areas with investment on them. Every city should have one place like this but they don’t, so come here and enjoy it. Water and gardens, try to check the map before to know which places you want to see since the place is massive....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from Jackson9305 | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure we saw dogs there, but why don't you check their website to make sure?
September 9, 2016|
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Response from Leisho | Reviewed this property |
You also have to pay if you wanna go up the Hercules, but not much.
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Response from Ljubow J | Reviewed this property |
Jeden Mittwoch, Sonn- und Feiertag ab 14.30 Uhr bahnt sich das Wasser seinen Weg vom Herkules durch den Bergpark bis zum Schloss Wilhelmshöhe. Каждую среду, субботу и праздничный день производится спуск воды от Геркулеса, по... More
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