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Wasserkuenste

Bergpark Wilhelmshohe | Bad Wilhelmshöhe, 34131 Kassel, Hesse, Germany
+49 561 31680123
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If you haven't seen this, you haven't seen Kassel

The Wasserkuenste (or 'Wasserspiele') are the centerpiece of their Bergpark. Designed some 3... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Barnskybeat
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Family stroll

We had a nice stroll through the park with the family. Nice views, great forest and waterworks. We... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
Thomas v
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Bergpark Wilhelmshohe | Bad Wilhelmshöhe, 34131 Kassel, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The Wasserkuenste (or 'Wasserspiele') are the centerpiece of their Bergpark. Designed some 3 centuries ago the Park and water arrangements are so unique that they were declared a UNESCO world cultural heritage a few years back. Cascades, aqueduct, waterfalls, fountains, just fantastic. The Wasserkuenste are...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

We had a nice stroll through the park with the family. Nice views, great forest and waterworks. We missed the actual fountains and waterfalls since this is only on sunday, monday and holidays around 15:00.

1  Thank Thomas v
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

The best place to visit in Kassel. Once a month, the first Saturday of the month, they are illuminating the fountains

Thank Georgcar
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This is an amazing thing to see if you can arrange to be there for a day and time they have it scheduled to flow. During college art history classes, these types of garden waterworks are included, but I just kind of remember fountains...blah blah...More

2  Thank Lara E
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Ok. This is my home town attraction and it's a real nice one. Basically it's water running over artificial ruins that have been built into a park with a grande finale in form of a fountain In front of the castle. In the summer it...More

Thank Sprudu
Reviewed 11 November 2016

it was a nice experience since I live in Kassel for 2 years and finally got to see it. But you have to check before if it is working, sometimes due to reconstruction plan they cancel the show

Thank ahmedrouby
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We saw lots of pictures and were looking forward to seeing the real thing but sadly it is under construction and stopped flowing the day before we arrived

Thank nannyca
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

It is a pity that nobody informed us that this building is under construction till 2018. You can climb up the hills and take a look at this building, but to be honest I would only go here to enjoy the view over the city....More

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 31 August 2016

If you had 100 places to go before you died, then this is one of my top 10 places to see. As you enter the Park, you are overwhelmed with it dimensions and beauty It is man made and breathtaking.

Thank Joyce S
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Kassel is a beautiful city with a wealth of historic and cultural attractions! The Bergpark, with a huge statue of Hercules gracing the crest of the ridge, is the anchor-point for cascading waters that flow through well-maintained gardens where gorgeous floral displays abound.

2  Thank ChefMarkChristopher
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