20 Sights in Karlsruhe, Germany (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Karlsruhe, Germany. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 20 sights are available in Karlsruhe, Germany.

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1. Bernharduskirche

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St. Bernhard Church is a neo-Gothic parish church in Karlsruhe, Germany. It is located in Oststadt, Durlacher Tor, where the foundation stone was laid on a mound in 1893 as the city's third Catholic parish church. The church was built in 1901, Built of red sandstone, On the one hand, it reflects the efforts of Grand Duke Frederick I of Baden to rebuild sectarian balance in the 19th century. On the other hand, it reflects the efforts of Grand Duke Frederick I of Baden to rebuild the sectarian balance in the 19th century, on the other hand, it reflects the efforts of Grand Duke Frederick I of Baden to rebuild the sectarian balance in the 19th century. In the 19th century, Catholicism became more and more important in the traditional Protestant areas of Baden. On the other hand, the building, together with the 86-meter-high tower, faces the city center and forms the architectural conclusion to the east of Kaiserstra ® e, which can be seen from a long distance. The church in Durlacher Tor corresponds in urban form to Christuskirche in Mühlburger Tor in the west of the city.

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2. Fasanenschlösschen

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Fasanenschlösschen armerdietrich / Bild-frei

The Fasanenschlösschen or Fasanengarten-Schlösschen is a pleasure and tea house in the Karlsruhe pheasant garden east of the castle tower, which was built in the years 1764 to 1765 in chinese style and is grouped together with two opposite pavilions, also in Chinese style, as a building ensemble around a longitudinal oval square. Initially, the building was used for the cultivation of pheasants, until it was converted into a small castle around 1773 in the course of the transformation of the castle garden into an English landscape garden.

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3. Badisches Landesmuseum

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The Badisches Landesmuseum in Karlsruhe is the large cultural, art and regional history museum of the Baden-Württemberg region. With its globally important collections, which represent more than 50,000 years of international cultural history, it conveys history and historical lifeworlds. Its collections range from prehistory and early history to the Middle Ages and the 21st century. The museum was founded in 1919 and opened in 1921 in the rooms of Karlsruhe Palace.

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4. Evangelische Stadtkirche

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Evangelische Stadtkirche Photo: Andreas Praefcke / CC BY 3.0

The Protestant City Church is a church built in the early 19th century. This church was built in the 19th century and is located in the center of Karlsruhe. It is one of two church buildings in the Alt-und Mittelstadtgemeinde (Alt-und Mittelstadtgemeinde) in Karlsruhe and serves as a preaching station for the bishops of the Baden Evangelical Area Church and therefore the main church of the church in the area.

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5. Verkehrsmuseum Karlsruhe

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Verkehrsmuseum Karlsruhe Klaus Nahr from Germany / CC BY-SA 2.0

In the Karlsruhe traffic museum, the history of traffic has been exhibited in the present day since the beginning of the 19th century. The collection contains, among other things, historical bicycles, motorcycles and cars as well as railway models. In addition, technical inventions are also illustrated and developers from the region are presented, such as Karl Drais and Felix Wankel.

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6. Kaiserplatz

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Kaiserplatz Martin Dürrschnabel / Public domain

Kaiserplatz is a place in the Karlsruhe city center-West. It is located at the western end of Kaiserstrasse in the immediate vicinity of the former Mühlburg gate and is on the border between the western town and the city center. In the middle of the square is the Kaiser Wilhelm monument, a equestrian statue Wilhelm I.

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7. Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde

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Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde Fotografiert von Martin Dürrschnabel, Bearbeitet von Hsuepfle / CC BY-SA 2.5

The State Museum of Natural History Karlsruhe, abbreviated SMNK, is one of the two state of Baden-Württemberg's natural history museums. Together with the State Museum of Natural History Stuttgart it is one of the most important repositories for state-owned natural history collections.

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8. Kleine Kirche

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This chapel is one of the oldest church buildings in Karlsruhe. It is located in Kaiserstraße, Karlsruhe's main commercial street, near Market Square. Kreuzstra ® e is one of nine streets in the fan-shaped city layout, leading from Karlsruhe Schloss to the main facade of the chapel.

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9. Botanischer Garten des KIT

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The Botanischer Garten der Universität Karlsruhe is a botanical garden maintained by the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology directorate of Peter Nick. It is located at Am Fasanengarten 2, Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, and is open weekdays and Sundays; admission is free.

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10. Schloss Karlsruhe

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Karlsruhe Palace was built in 1715 for Margrave Charles III William of Baden-Durlach after a dispute with the citizens of his previous capital, Durlach. The city of Karlsruhe has since grown around it. The building is now home to the main museum of the Badisches Landesmuseum.

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11. Lauterberg

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Lauterberg
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Lauterberg Mountain is an artificial hill in Karlsruhe City Garden, which was built from 1889 to 1893. This hill was originally built for water supply, and there is a former reservoir in it. The filling material comes from the excavation of two lakes in the surrounding area.

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12. Ettlinger Linie

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Ettlinger Linie „L. K.“ / Public domain

The Ettlingen Line or Lower Line was a defensive line built in 1707 during the War of the Spanish Succession from brushwood (Verhauen) and palisades, which replaced the 1701 Bühl-Stollhofen Line after that had been destroyed in May 1707 and levelled by French troops.

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13. Museum für Literatur am Oberrhein

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The Museum of Literature on the Upper Rhine in Karlsruhe is a museum about literary life in the Upper Rhine region. It is entertained by the literary society Karlsruhe. It was opened for the first time in 1926 and is one of the oldest literary museums in Germany.

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14. Botanischer Garten

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Botanischer Garten Siddhartha Finner (Autor von www.badischewanderungen.de) / CC-BY-SA-3.0

The Botanischer Garten Karlsruhe is a municipal botanical garden located in Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. This garden should not be confused with the nearby Botanischer Garten der Universität Karlsruhe operated by the University of Karlsruhe.

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15. Stadtkirche

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The Protestant City Church is a church building in Grötzingen, Karlsruhe (Baden-Württemberg), Germany. It is part of the Protestant Church of Karlsruhe-Grötzingen in the Protestant ecclesiastical districts of Karlsruhe and Durach.

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16. Kaiser-Wilhelm-Denkmal

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Kaiser-Wilhelm-Denkmal Martin Dürrschnabel / Public domain

The Kaiser Wilhelm-I. monument is a equestrian stand on Kaiserplatz in Karlsruhe. It is located there by trees centrally on the square and is aligned to the east, so it seems as if Kaiser Wilhelm I would ride into the city.

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17. Großherzogliche Grabkapelle

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The Grand Ducal-Baden grave chapel in the Fasanengarten in Karlsruhe was built in 1889–1896 by Hermann Hemberger after preliminary designs by Franz Baer and Friedrich Hemberger in the Karlsruhe Oststadt.

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18. Zoologischer Stadtgarten

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Karlsruhe Zoo is located north of Karlsruhe Central Station in the city of Karlsruhe, Germany. It was opened in 1865 and is one of the oldest zoos in Germany. It has about 4,400 animals and 250 species.

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19. Basler Tor

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The Basel Torturm in Durlach, a district of Karlsruhe in northern Baden-Württemberg, is the last preserved city gate of the formerly margravial residence. The torture is a protected cultural monument.

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20. Christuskirche

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Christuskirche is a Protestant church in Karlsruhe, Germany. Built between 1896 and 1900, it was built by architects Robert Coogier and Karl Moser at Mühlburger Tor, the starting point for Weststadt.

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