Schloss Cecilienhof

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Recommended by 198 out of 204 hikers


  • Söhni 🏃

    The Cecilienhof Castle is located in the 74-acre New Garden in Potsdam, which is located between the Holy See and the Jungfernsee. The complex was acquired by Friedrich Wilhelm I in 1783 as a summer residence. The castle was built by Kaiser Wilhelm II between 1913 and 1916 in the style of an English country house. The building, which comprises 176 rooms, cost 8 million gold marks and served as a residence for the crown prince of Hohenzollern. The castle was named after the Crown Princess.
    The castle gained its historical dimension through the signing of the Potsdam Agreement in August 1945 in its rooms. The agreement between the four victorious powers of the Second World War (the Soviet Union, the United States, Great Britain and France) involved the division of Germany into four parts and its central government by the Allied Control Council. Visitors can find out more about the Potsdam Conference in an exhibition in the rooms of the castle.

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    • April 22, 2017

  • MW aus LE

    The story on the track.

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    • April 24, 2017

  • Tom Spandau

    When the construction is over, it will be back in all its beauty.

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    • July 1, 2017

  • Tom Spandau

    At 07.17 there is construction work going on. You do not see much of Cecilienhof.

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    • July 1, 2017

  • alberto


    10.00 - 17.30
    LAST INPUT 17.00

    10.00 - 16.30
    LAST INPUT 16.00

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    • August 3, 2018

  • Lille and Me 🐾👣

    Definitely worth seeing . In the autumn it is not so crowded and you have more space to look at everything in peace.

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    • June 24, 2019

  • Heiner

    Cecilienhof Palace was the Allied conference center after the end of the Second World War. The narcissus fountain in a small courtyard is nice.

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    • February 9, 2020

  • Berghexe

    The castle is not only worth seeing because of its history. It is beautifully embedded in the park and on the lake. Definitely worth seeing. We recommend the tours offered in the castle. Very informative and well structured.

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    • March 1, 2020

  • duthomas

    Here you just have to look over ... ..

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    • May 31, 2019

  • Regina

    Absolutely worth seeing and very steeped in history

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    • January 12, 2020

  • W 78 🚲 🥾 🎒

    Historical and important place 👍🏻
    Very nice outdoor area

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    • August 11, 2020

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Location: Brandenburg, Germany


  • Elevation80 m


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