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Uninspiring heart of the city

This central square of the city is of little architectural interest, doesn't have much urban... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Interesting sight

A lots of breweries and places to hang out. Recommended (there are no other options haha!) to visit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mynor A
Darmstadt, Germany
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“Uninspiring heart of the city”
3 weeks ago
“Interesting sight”
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Luisenstr. 2, 64283 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This central square of the city is of little architectural interest, doesn't have much urban atmosphere. Might be different in summer with more people strolling through the shopping areas nearby ...

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lots of breweries and places to hang out. Recommended (there are no other options haha!) to visit while here

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mynor A
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Luisenplatz made to me an impression of very chaotic place with its busy traffic but it doesn't mean it doesn't have its own charm. The 39 meters high Ludwig's monument is breath taking and attracts all the attention so it is hard to even notice...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank EvaF2Eva
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is a major historical landmark that identifies the city center. It is one of the stops for the Frankfort Airport Shuttle as well as local taxis. The column itself pre-dates WWI and has survived intact, although the classic ornate street lights that once framed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Gerald D
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Every now and then on a Saturday one can visit the top and climb the I-don't-know-how-many stairs for a great view of the city from above. I loved it !

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KarolinOtto
Reviewed 21 May 2018

You will need to take a trolley or bus from Darmstad HBF to get here.. but once here you are in the shopping mecca of Darmstadt,, starting at Luisenplatz. Inside the mall is plenty of shopping.. outside on the platz.. are your German pubz and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

I can remember walking around downtown as young as six and getting turned around as soon as I saw Ludwig I knew where I was going He is the center of all downtown

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank shjaan72
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Place at the center of shopping area, all the buses and trams cross here. The place for shopping in big and small stores in Darmstadt. The column itself is occasionally open and visitors go to the top for a view of the area. The rest...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Was a bit disappointed by this place, not much to see around. Except for the shopping mall and grocery stores.. Bof bof Darmstadt, or maybe have to come back for more in-depth visit

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank R S
Reviewed 28 December 2017

An old saying goes "all roads lead to Rome." The same may be said of the Luisenplatz as the major public transportation hubs converge here in the city. We visited during the Christmas market time which made the square a bit brighter and more exciting....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 101jumper
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