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Schloss Benrath

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Address: Benrather Schlossallee 100-106, 40597 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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+49 4921 18997271
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 17:00

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A lot bigger and more to see than at first glance

We were here in January 2017, and wish we had more time to spend here. We had not realised there was so much there! We only managed to rush through the museum of garden history... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
KSLinSyd
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here in January 2017, and wish we had more time to spend here. We had not realised there was so much there! We only managed to rush through the museum of garden history in an hour, before doing what turned out to be a very interesting 90 minute tour of the main palace itself. As has been mentioned... More 

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Thank KSLinSyd
Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We visited during December when there was a Christmas market in the courtyard. It was nice to enjoy some gluhwein while we were warming up round a brazier! We took a German tour but managed with our friends translating! We were a little limited in our visit by it being very cold and foggy but we hope to revisit in... More 

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Thank Christine R
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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67 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

We couldn't sign up for one of the English-speaking tours but at least we managed to see this lovely castle and its garden from outside.

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Thank FloLyTeam
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Beautiful House and Gardens. Had a brilliant tour inside the house with interesting guide. Cannot enter on your own to look around. Very worthwhile. We managed to get tram there which stops nearby and closer than train station.

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Thank Angela M
Dusseldorf, Germany
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Schloss Benrath is Stunning!! it has beautiful gardens and a lovely water feature. a good place to walk and think. they have many events through out the year that are well worth visiting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Want to have a walk, a run, a launch, see a beautiful building and well engineered garden ? Just go there. I really enjoyed a complete afternoon there, under the sunshine. And if you are interested, check the events as this castle gets loads of visitors at specific dates (Special fireworks, or public Pic-Nic in white, as for example).

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Thank Antonin B
Dundee, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Part of the challenge seems to be finding the correct entrance to the various parts of this place! The main building is entry by guided tour only and we went on a German speaking tour as the English one was much, much later in the day. The guide was clearly informative and offered up with information in English to help... More 

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Keokuk, Iowa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This 18th Century residence was built for a German Elector (like a Duke). The palace itself is extremely charming, much more on the inside than the out. English speaking tour is available on the weekends, and we took advantage. It was a GREAT decision as the inside of the palace cannot be visited without the tour. Many people were peeking... More 

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Thank Tom P
Godollo, Hungary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

You can walk here. The park is very big, the most of the people is walking, do picnic, runing, and cycling. Good place for a little quiet and nature.

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

They want you to pay to look, but demand no photos. What exactly are they trying to protect? It's been photographed a million times (just search Google). The guide went so far as to point out the black orb CCTV saying that someone is always watching to make sure you don't photograph anything. You can't even photograph the garden out... More 

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