Things to see and do - Kassel
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Kassel Travel guide
Kassel : Michelin's recommendations
Kassel, lying in the heart of mountainous, wooded countryside, was the former residence of the Landgraves, and of the Brothers Grimm between 1805-1830. It is now Northern Hessen's main economic, administrative and cultural centre. Famous for its music and theatre, the city is even better known for the Documenta, an international contemporary art exhibition. The focal point for the event is the Fridericianum, a pre-Classical building designed as museum and library for the Landgrave Frederick II.
Tourist attractions Kassel : Things to see and do
Rasenallee D - 34128 Kassel
During the 18C, the original Baroque park was turned into an English garden containing temples, pavilions, grottoes and artificial ruins, where the Castle of Löwenburg, a fantastic ruin, best expresses the taste for Romantic sentimentalism of the tim..
Brüder-Grimm-Platz 5 D - 34117 Kassel
The museum has collections ranging from prehistory to the decorative arts. It also contains a physics and astronomy cabinet (ancient instruments) and the German Wallpaper Museum (600 items).
Schöne Aussicht D - 34117 Kassel
The most frequently visited part of this park, laid out in the 18C on the banks of the Fulda, is the sloping garden below the Schöne Aussicht terrace. Note the Orangery, which houses the Astronomy Museum and Planetarium with their magnificent collect..
Obere Königsstraße 2 D - 34117 Kassel
This hotel in Kassel’s Old Town offers a 1950s design, soundproofed rooms, and a free fitness room. The Kassel town hall and Rathaus tram stop are 50 metres away. All of the spacious rooms at the Days Inn Kassel Hessenland feature cable TV, a work d..
Heinrich-Hertz-Str. 3C D - 34123 Kassel
Featuring free Wi-Fi and free parking, this motel is situated just 2 minutes from both the A49 and A2 motorways in the historic city of Kassel. The city centre is a 10-minute drive from the accommodation. All rooms at Motel 24h Kassel is functionall..
Wilhelmshöher Allee 288 D - 34131 Kassel
Prix Prices from : 89 €
This hotel offers rooms and apartments with an original design, a lounge with fireplace, and free tickets for public transport in Kassel. Kassel Wilhelmshöhe Train Station is 400 metres away. The brightly furnished rooms of the 3-star Hotel Schweize..
Bosestr. 13 D - 34121 Kassel
A pretty driveway leads up to this fine 18C house set in its own grounds where the bright, elegant interior and beautifully laid tables fit perfectly with the period setting. Under the management of friendly young maitre d' Sabrina Schoregge, the goo..
Wilhelmshöher Allee 347a D - 34131 Wilhelmshöhe
This pretty brick property was formerly one of Wilhelmshöhe Castle's home farms. Regulars appreciate its friendly service, international cuisine and amazing selection of whiskies - the chef's passion.
Wilhelmshöher Allee 336 D - 34131 Wilhelmshöhe
Spohrstr. 4 D - 34117 Kassel
Parkstr. 42 D - 34119 Kassel
Walls painted pale yellow, soft lighting, and a lovely decor comprising wine shelves, paintings and candles give this restaurant a cosy and comfortable atmosphere.
Frankfurter Str. 299 D - 34134 Niederzwehren