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Charlottenburg Palace: Tours & Tickets

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Charlottenburg Palace: Tour Highlights

The history of the Schloss runs deep. It began as the summer palace of King Friederich III's wife Sophie Charlotte. Today it’s the grandest palace you’ll find in Berlin. Worth a visit all year round, it is especially magical at Christmas market season.

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Neuer Pavillion

Destroyed and reconstructed during WWII in perfect Schinkel fashion, this prime example of Charlottenburg Palace interior demonstrates day-to-day German royal life.

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Mausoleum

The classical mausoleum located in the gardens is humbling with its red granite columned entrance.

Belvedere

This quaint lookout building holds one of the greatest special collections in Germany. Its porcelain display is divided by purpose: tea and coffee, dinnerware, and decoration.

The Gardens

The only free part of the park, the giant baroque park of Charlottenburg Palace is truly a sight to behold with its ever-stretching lawn and giant fountain.

Grosse Orangerie

Complete your unforgettable evening with a classical concert - the orchestra even wears period dress!

Charlottenburg Palace: Our Tips

Arrive Early

Be sure to arrive early to avoid the crowds. No excuses with the relaxed opening time of 10:00AM.

Choose A Day Pass

Each building charges separately for admission, so it’s best to buy a day pass to access everything except the Neuer Flügel.

Good to Know

  • When to visit
    Open April to October, 10:00AM to 6:00PM, November to March, 10:00AM to 5:00PM. Closed Mondays.
  • What is the price?
    Adult tickets start at 12EUR and continue upwards depending on house visits, tours and perks.
  • Will I need a guide?
    There are some wonderful guided experiences. Certain tours actually show you the palace from the river, by boat.
  • How to get there
    Buses 109, 309 and M45 all stop close by, or take the short walk from the Westend train station.
  • Additional tips
    • If you're visiting around Christmas, make sure to check out the market, one of the most beautiful in Berlin!

What People Are Saying About Charlottenburg Palace

Excellent value for money, highly recommendable

Really easy to use, easy to pick up from airport, gave us the freedom for 72 hours to travel freely in Berlin on all public transport. Would always buy this again

Berlin welcombe card hassle free way to see Berlin.

We picked up our Berlin Welcombe Cards at the airport, we were then able to reach our hotel easily. With the Berlin map and train route map it was easy to pick out route we needed. Just match up the name of the station with that on the notice boards no need to be fluent in German.

The welcome card travel pass made navigating Berlin so easy.

No need to search for change or worry about how the ticket machines worked, we used the pass from the airport for 5 days travel around Berlin and then back to the airport. No hassle, now worries.

Very helpful. Nice guidebook with suggested tours per day

Very helpful for means of transport. Nice guidebook with suggested tours per day

Worth it for the return train travel from airport to city centre alone

Perfect for taking advantage of Berlin's excellent integrated public transport. Simple to book in advance and collect on arrival at airport. Only slight criticism is there can be queues at the collection point (at airport).

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