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Schloss Mannheim

Bismarckstrasse, Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 621 2922891
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Amazing Architecture for a University

The University of Mannheim is housed in the Mannheim Castle, a Baroque style building. I was here... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rachelle W
Los Angeles, California
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Wonderful building for a university

The Mannheim Castle is a wonderful building for a university! Besides that, in the evenings there... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Joachim F
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Bismarckstrasse, Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 621 2922891
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The University of Mannheim is housed in the Mannheim Castle, a Baroque style building. I was here for a conference, and I have to admit that it just felt different when an education institution is inside a castle. The classic feeling was brought out. Highly...More

Thank Rachelle W
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The Mannheim Castle is a wonderful building for a university! Besides that, in the evenings there are sometimes nice events.

Thank Joachim F
Reviewed 3 August 2017

My wife and I married here in April 2016. She was also in the University. Nice decoration, paintings. Look up at the ceilings!

Thank AndreJanssens
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I just watched it from outside and walked through the gardens. The building is great and part of the university. The gardens are well kept with good seating areas.

Thank Ayman399
Reviewed 6 July 2017

It was worth seeing, for sure, if you´re in Mannheim. There were many interesting things to learn about in terms of the rulers and the time it would have been used. It´s clear that it is a carefully curated museum, but it´s not the most...More

Thank Flordeyoga
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The self guided tour is mandatory. English/German option. More in depth description option is available of Castle on self guided tour. No gift shop Well maintained facility. Cafe with coffee and refreshments on sight. Good thing to go on a rainy day.

Thank Rad3man
Reviewed 13 June 2017

If you're keen about history, especially the German, then this place is a must-visit. Unfortunately, much of it was destroyed during WWII but they tried to retain (and recreate) as much of it as it was architecturally possible. If you've got some time on your...More

Thank Korgan7
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Schloss Mannheim is an important historical site, because the building originates from the late medieval fortress Mannheim; the layout of that early fortress can be recognized in the circular plan of Mannheim city center. Schloss Mannheim was constructed on the site of the stronghold, on...More

Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

For and old castle, we'll more of a stately home, this has been beautifully restored. The audio guide in English is very good, and has two guides talking, a lady and a gentleman. (Just listen to the two pronunciations of "brass", one northern and one...More

Thank Validreview
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is an interesting place in the middle of a busy city. For 7 Euros you get an audio handset tour of a selection of rooms in this former castle - lots of history and information with artifacts. Bear in mind that you are required...More

Thank DorisandGeorge
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David S
30 May 2016|
Response from Neugiernase |
You can see some violins. The tourgide can give you also informations. Thats all.
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