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Chinesisches Haus (Chinese House)

Am Grunen Gitter, 14469 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
+49 331 9694225
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Unexpected

This Chinese house, in the middle of the park is just unexpected. A golden round construction with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MTorre
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Mexico City, Mexico
via mobile
Middle of the Park

I missed this place on my first trip to the park but glad I returned and got to see it. Is located... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Foreman212
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Gainesville, Virginia
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Am Grunen Gitter, 14469 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
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+49 331 9694225

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Chinese house, in the middle of the park is just unexpected. A golden round construction with multiple statues of Chinese men covered with gold. The Chinese have occidental features which is weird, but the construction is just very original.

Thank MTorre
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I missed this place on my first trip to the park but glad I returned and got to see it. Is located in the middle of the park and a little off the main pathways but worth the extra walk to get to.

Thank Foreman212
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic beautiful Chinese gilded house in the gardens. You can see from the outside most of the house. It is beautifully presented and preserved.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Sanssouci park is a must see. The Chinese house was beautiful. A scenic walk for a nice day in Potsdam.

Thank HungryFoodie13
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Great example of the weird, opulent, Rococo version of chinoiserie. Go in if it's open and you've payed for the S+ ticket. Otherwise, wander by and admire it from the outside (you're not missing too much). Just show your ticket outside the door.

Thank LANA H
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This palace hides in the woods and reveals itself out of no where. It is called Chinese because of some statues surrounding it but it is really kitch with lots of gold paint

Thank Amnon F
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I think they should provide a ticket to see the whole park instead of keeping on facing asd sons everywhere as for this one. Having said that, this palace was not even open and no poster or sign with an explanation! We made it to...More

Thank Carlo P
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This is my most precious impression of a walk in the park of Sanssouci. I was here on an annual walk, which was timed to coincide with the annual ball in Potsdam as part of my dance troupe. Getting to the pavilion is not very...More

Thank Никита В
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The Chinese House is such a tasteful location. Excellent restoration , a lot of Gold and glimmer. Unfortunately it was closed, because of the early season. But people love the Park and the Chinese house.

Thank Puffinman
Reviewed 6 March 2017

What a delight to the eye, such design, such color. The fantasy continues inside, where your eyes will see what money and art and vivid imaginations can conceive and create. Enjoy!

Thank William M
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