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Schwetzingen Schloss

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Schwetzingen Palace is famous for ist beautiful and harmonious gardens. Remarkably, the original design, in all ist diversity, survives to this day. Highlights are the Rococo-theater, the mosque and the Apollon temple.
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Schloss Mittelbau, 68723 Schwetzingen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6202 81482
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All reviews beautiful garden spargel bath house spent the entire guided tour enjoyable walk full bloom heidelberg area couple of hours we spent hours sunny day entry fee train station versailles mosque statues schloss
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love old castles, palaces, wandering through the grand buildings and around the grounds. The grounds certainly did not disappoint we spent a good 3 hours. The guided tour of the Schloss was disappointing we were led to believe it was a tour of the...More

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

We went to the castle with some friends. Since we were not there at a time when a tour of the castle was available we spent all of our time wandering through the gardens. Like many large gardens there is a maze like quality to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Illinois_John
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The gardens are extensive with lots of nooks and crannies and a great cafe (if not closed due to a wedding)

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Fiona_Mayne
Reviewed August 5, 2019 via mobile

The gardens are possibly some of the best I have ever seen, very big clean and amazingly maintained well worth a visit!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Justin E
Reviewed July 24, 2019

The palace and garden of Schwetzingen Schloss is a must see while you visit the Heidelberg area. Get some tranquility walking through the garden which is a mix of French and English landscaping. Enjoy the atmosphere of the city in one of the restaurants at...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank volkere86
Reviewed July 23, 2019 via mobile

A good example of parterre gardens beautifully laid out and a very tranquil setting. Lovely to sit and watch the fountains and people enjoying the plants and design. Lots of hidden corners too. Sadly we didn’t get to see inside the Schloss as they only...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 9, 2019 via mobile

This is a nice place to wonder around these gardens, it more then1 actually, there is a French Garden and an English one, a little house of 250 years old can be in these gardens where the king would have some private time. Bring some...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank eburghout
Reviewed June 15, 2019 via mobile

In the center of a very sweet quiet little town you are walking into paradise, Birds chirping, fountains soothing your mind, beautiful gardens for miles to enjoy and reasonable pricing, 6EU or 10EU with a 60 min guided tour into the castle. We took the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Travelingislife45
Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

A huge and beautiful garden... loved every corner of it. A must see even if we need to pay for the visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Stay325519
Reviewed May 31, 2019 via mobile

The Castle was good and it had been a nice experience to see the big park. The park had many different plants and lots of trees. I myself liked feeling the very soft grass even I had shoes on my feet . I didn't like...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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June 30, 2019|
Response from WmHildy | Reviewed this property |
Ha! Parking was free, we had no plroblem. The ride itself costs 3.5€ I think. If this ride was here in the US, parking would be $10, while the ride $20. Many people rode several times. Have fun!
April 22, 2019|
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Response from Ha1der | Reviewed this property |
There is no uber in Heidelberg or in Mannheim. You need to take a taxi. Cheaper Option is by bus/taxi come from HD castle to HD Hauptbahnhof (central Station ).take the train to schwetzigen.
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October 10, 2017|
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Response from odileh2015 | Reviewed this property |
Exactly euros the garden , i don t know i november in which state it can be You can visit as well the theater and the museum as said for 10€