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As if It was some painting!!

Yes, it should be like a painting as in fact some Austrian artist designed it not an architect. As... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2018
Afia S
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Munich, Germany
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Exciting piece of architecture. Created by Hundertwasser around 1900 with rounded walls, a pond... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
kittmann63
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

Designed by a famous architect "Waldspirale" is worth visiting it. Although I live in Darmstadt, I still love the architecture. Next to the house is a cheap supermarket ALDI.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ina V
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Yes, it should be like a painting as in fact some Austrian artist designed it not an architect. As it's an existing residential building you won't be able to go inside but you will be able to go around and witness all the curved lines...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Afia S
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Exciting piece of architecture. Created by Hundertwasser around 1900 with rounded walls, a pond inside and so on. House with many flats for families.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank kittmann63
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Nothing very special about the place. It's a fancy building which can be seen due to its architecture. Would not recommend as a to do.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John I
Reviewed 10 June 2018

... but get out of your car and take a walk right around and through the little passage in the garden. A very different way to live and if you think about the round walls inside, it must be fun to choose your furniture :-)...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank ShiraMoon
Reviewed 8 December 2017

One of Hundertwasser's masterpieces. Beautiful example of his organic architecture, many details, not a single window is the same. It is a nice place to visit, looks like a house of dwarfs or fairies from a children's book, but bear in mind, that it is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank JuliiaFra
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I always take visitors to see the sights of Darmstadt and the Waldspirale is one of the must-see sights, even though it is just a 10 minute photo stop. It always invokes a bit of a wow effect. Unfortunately the cafe on top has closed.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank simmondsi
Reviewed 22 August 2017

It takes about 15-20 mins to walk here from the city centre (where the palace and museums are), but it's worth it if you're especially interested in quirky architecture! While most of the building is off limits to visitors, you can still enter the main...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Adrian F
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Fascinating architecture by Hundertwasser, just amazing what a block of flats can look like. It "spirals" in a C-shape from 2 stories high to about 10 stories at the other end. Shame the rooftop park is only open to residents.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank simmondsi
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Other than the Mathildenhöhe with its Russian Chapel and great Art Nouveau, this is Darmstadt's other great tourist attraction. This apartment house was designed by the Austrian artist, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, noted for his whimsical, colorful, and wavy paintings of fantasy city- and landscapes. It is...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Matthias M
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