Hg2 : The Hedonist

Schloß Charlottenburg

Now a tourist attraction, this Berlin castle was built in 1695 as a summer residence for Friedrich I and Queen Sophia-Charlotte, this is the largest surviving Hohenzollern Palace. The huge gardens are a particular draw, with a Belvedere teahouse built in 1788. The Palace itself is vast, and various combination entrance tickets can be purchased: save yourself a headache and go for the combined ticket. Much of the Old Palace is classically traditional, dripping with silver and porcelain. Of more interest is the New Wing of the state apartments of Frederick the Great. A collector of 18th-century French art, he accumulated many impressive works. The Stüler Bau Pavilion can also be found in the castle grounds and houses the Sammlung Berggruen, with a collection of works by Picasso, Cézanne, Van Gogh and Klee.

Address
Spandauer Damm 20-24,
Charlottenburg,
14059
Telephone
+49 331 9694 200
Website
spsg.de
Opening Times
Tue-Sun, 10.00am-6.00pm (Apr-Oct); 10.00am-5.00pm (Nov-Mar); Closed Mon.
Price
Explore this venue in our app

Sign up for our newsletter

We'd love to keep you up-to-date with what's really going on around the world, from the hottest new restaurants and mind-blowingly beautiful hotels, to thumping underground clubs and world-class art galleries. Sign up to learn more - we promise you it'll be worth it...

X

Follow Us