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Schloss Mannheim

Bismarckstrasse, Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 621 2922891
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Schloss Mannheim is an important historical site, because the building originates from the late... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
A good way to spend a wet morning.

For and old castle, we'll more of a stately home, this has been beautifully restored. The audio... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
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Bismarckstrasse, Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 621 2922891
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Schloss Mannheim is an important historical site, because the building originates from the late medieval fortress Mannheim; the layout of that early fortress can be recognized in the circular plan of Mannheim city center. Schloss Mannheim was constructed on the site of the stronghold, on...More

Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

For and old castle, we'll more of a stately home, this has been beautifully restored. The audio guide in English is very good, and has two guides talking, a lady and a gentleman. (Just listen to the two pronunciations of "brass", one northern and one...More

Thank Validreview
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is an interesting place in the middle of a busy city. For 7 Euros you get an audio handset tour of a selection of rooms in this former castle - lots of history and information with artifacts. Bear in mind that you are required...More

Thank DorisandGeorge
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Schloss Mannheim shares it´s physical space with the University of Mannheim and was undergoing renovations during my visit. As a castle freak and a photographer, I was expecting a larger area to tour and to photograph. The time required to tour was short and sweet....More

Thank Sinclay
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

This is a castle that has been converted into a University. The middle section is still castle. There are three rooms that I think are simply amazing. You get a hand held your guide with admission. It speaks in English too. However, you have to...More

Thank steven322015
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Was part of a educational program at the University of Mannheim. The palace is huge and is well kept. Great place to be educated at.

Thank soham_dutta
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Beautiful palace! My family and I visited on a cold, rainy day, and it turned out to be perfect. The tour is fairly short, probably not more than an hour and a half, and the palace was basically empty so we got to enjoy the...More

Thank khadeisha1115
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Mannheim's Castle was partially destroied during the second world war And Now Is totally Rebilt, today the structure Is the House of Mannheim's Huniversity And Is full of young people, just a little part Is a Museum in Mannheim's history, All the City growes up...More

Thank squartatore
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We drove through some serious road restrictions and traffic jams (stau for those that speak German) to find this place. We drove by it twice before we found a place to park. We ended up parking in a small lot next to the palace next...More

1  Thank publiussulla
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The castle was heavily destroyed during the last world war, but the curator made the smart choice to stage it to evoke life as it was for the court. The good explanation of the audioguide - in English - serve that purpose well.

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David S
Is there a tour or site concentrating on the contributions of the Mannheim School, relating to the musical contributions of Johann Stamitz and the Court orchestra of the early to mid 18th century?
30 May 2016|
Response from Neugiernase |
You can see some violins. The tourgide can give you also informations. Thats all.
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