We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Potsdam's Gardens

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Schopenhauerstrasse, 14467 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
Phone Number:
+49 331 9694202
Website
Book In Advance
More Info
US$74.87*
and up
Berlin Super Saver: City Bike Tour plus Potsdam Day Trip by Train with Bike Tour
More Info
US$18.78*
and up
City Sightseeing Potsdam Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
More Info
US$212.69*
and up
Private Tour: Berlin Highlights and Potsdam Palaces

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 2,568 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 694
    Excellent
  • 281
    Very good
  • 62
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Sprawling Gardens, Lots of Walking

Very much enjoyed the gardens but it is a very large estate requiring lots of walking. Wear comfortable shoes and take your time. Easy to wear yourself out quickly here. Very... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
RYYS
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

2,568 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 1,049: English reviews
Level Contributor
135 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very much enjoyed the gardens but it is a very large estate requiring lots of walking. Wear comfortable shoes and take your time. Easy to wear yourself out quickly here. Very pretty.

Helpful?
Thank RYYS
Potsdam, Germany
Level Contributor
85 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you have a few hours left on a nice day a stroll in the gardens around Potsdam that are all world cultural heritage is a must. Most popular is the Park around Sanssouci castle but there are at least two more close by the old city that are equally beautiful: Neuer Garten and Park Babelsberg. My recommendation: start at... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Manfred H
St Louis Metro Area
Level Contributor
46 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is the end of March and all the flowers are beginning to bloom and the shrubbery become lively again. I enjoyed walking throughout the gardens. What a beautiful, peaceful place!

Helpful?
Thank sf62223
Ramat-Gan, Israel
Level Contributor
66 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Getting to Potsdam from Berlin is easy, just take the train. Visit the gardens, they are beautiful. The have vines and roses and ols statues. The palace itself is small, not sure if it is worth a visit.

Helpful?
Thank Michael R
Stockport, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
294 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Enjoyed the bus tour here from Potsdam railway station, we were only there a few hours but that was enough to see the Potsdam Gardens in all its splendure - when you want to take a landscape photograph and sculptures this would be ideal. In a country with amazing gardens, this is very good indeed.

Helpful?
Thank Gunslinger_46
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
108 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Enjoyed the bus tour here from Potsdam railway station. It was in March so not many flowers but the landscaping and sculptures are nice too see and walk around.

Helpful?
Thank MDHarding
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Level Contributor
252 reviews
148 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

In a country with amazing gardens, this is good. What makes it is a tour of the Palace. The combined tour is an excellent trip.

Helpful?
Thank cdhcch
Melbourne Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
105 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful gardens summer and autumn. A lot of walking but one of the most beautiful places in Germany.

Helpful?
Thank Beata K
Eilat, Israel
Level Contributor
131 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Not to be missed, so beautiful we could spent there the all day, very well decorated, specious and acceptable by public transport

Helpful?
Thank Ahalan-Olympus
New Martinsville, West Virginia
Level Contributor
14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Beautiful English-style garden (Capability Brown could have been here) sprinkled with interesting buildings in addition to Sans Souci palace: the Neues Palais (New Palace), Old Fritz's picture gallery, the Orangerie, Charlottenhof palace, the Roman Baths and the Chinese Tea-House, not to mention garden statuary everywhere. You can get a day pass to all of them. My 1996 edition of the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Terence Z

Travellers who viewed Potsdam's Gardens also viewed

 
Potsdam, Brandenburg
 

Been to Potsdam's Gardens? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Potsdam's Gardens and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Potsdam's Gardens staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?