Babelsberg Palace

Local nameSchloss Babelsberg
LocationBabelsberg Nord, Potsdam, Deutschland

Babelsberg Palace lies in the eponymous park and quarter of Potsdam, the capital of the German state of Brandenburg, near Berlin. For over 50 years it was the summer residence of Prince William, later German Emperor William I and King of Prussia and his wife, Augusta of the House of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, German Empress and Queen of Prussia. Along with the surrounding park and other parks in the area, the Babelsberg Palace was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list in 1990 for its architectural cohesion and its testimony to the power of the Prussian monarchy.

Tags Neo-Gothic ArchitectureUNESCOHistoric House MuseumPalaceCastleRegional HeritageHeritage
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Opening hours

The castle is open for special exhibitions, consult the official website before visiting.

More information and contact


Official Website

Phone +49 331 96 94 200

Address Park Babelsberg 10 14482 Potsdam

Coordinates 52°24'27.548" N 13°5'35.698" E

Tours and activities: Babelsberg Palace

Potsdam: 5-Hour-Tour "Forbidden City" from Berlin by VW-Bus

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Potsdam: Private Harbor and Castle Sightseeing Cruise

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from 629 USD

Potsdam: Guided Private Car Tour from Berlin

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from 575 USD

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