The best Potsdam sights, attractions & events


With the unique palaces and parks of Park Sanssouci, Potsdam is one of the most beautiful travel destinations in Germany. Since 1990 Sanssouci with its castles and the extensive palace park has been a world cultural heritage under the protection of UNESCO. In addition, the city has many other attractions.

We have put together the best sights in Potsdam for you. In addition to the Sanssouci Park and the Sanssouci Palace, the Potsdam city center / old town with the churches, the Barberini Palace, the Potsdam City Palace, but also the Babelsberg Film Park, the New Garden, and the Glienicke Bridge should be mentioned. We have information, tours and tickets for the individual sights for you.

Potsdam


We have put together the best sights in Potsdam for you. We have all the important sights with the relevant information as well as tours and tickets.

Best of Potsdam


New palace


(112 views | under Europe, Germany, Potsdam)


The New Palace located on the west side of Park Sanssouci is one of the great sights of Sanssouci Park. In this article we would like to introduce you to the baroque palace, which is also known as the “Fanfaronade”.




Sanssouci Palace


(88 views | under Europe, Germany, Potsdam)


The Sanssouci Palace in the Sanssouci Park in Potsdam is the highlight of every trip to Potsdam. Let yourself be enchanted by the summer palace of Frederick II.




Orangery


(77 views | under Europe, Germany, Potsdam)


The orangery or the orangery palace in Sanssouci Park is one of the great sights of Potsdam. It is an Italian Renaissance style palace and is located northwest of Sanssouci Palace in the park.




Babelsberg Film Park


(77 views | under Europe, Germany, Potsdam)


The seasonal amusement park "Babelsberg Film Park" is located in the Babelsberg district of Potsdam. The park is one of the sights of the city of Potsdam. Here you will find information about the park, the attractions, the shows and the events. You can also book day tickets for the film park and events here.




Potsdam City Palace


(65 views | under Europe, Germany, Potsdam)


The Potsdam City Palace, rebuilt in 2014, is one of the most important sights of Potsdam again today. The palace stands on the Alter Markt in Potsdam and is an external reconstruction of the palace structure that was destroyed in 1945 and demolished during the GDR era. The reconstruction was inaugurated in January 2014 and serves as the seat of the Brandenburg State Parliament. The very simple, functional interior was designed by Peter Kulka.




Barberini Palace


(49 views | under Europe, Germany, Potsdam)


The Barberini Palace, built as a classicist-baroque town house on the Alter Markt in Potsdam, was rebuilt in 2016 after it was destroyed in the war. Since then it has once again been one of the most important sights in Potsdam. Today the palace houses the Barberini Art Museum. Here you can find information about history, among other things.




Glienicke Bridge


(43 views | under Berlin, Europe, Germany, Potsdam)


The Glienicke Bridge means the two cities of Potsdam and Berlin on the northeastern edge of Berlin. The bridge is one in history during the Cold War era. It was the legendary location through the spectacular and last exchange of agents between the USA and the Soviet Union that was spectacularly created on February 11, 1986, and it became known. History has made it one of the concerns of the two cities of Potsdam and Berlin. Here you can find information about the Glienicke Bridge.




Sanssouci Park


(41 views | under Europe, Germany, Potsdam)


Potsdam, the state capital of Brandenburg, is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. The city is characterized by the many parks, gardens and castles. Many of them are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Potsdam is particularly known for the Sanssouci Palace and the Sanssouci Park. If you are visiting Berlin you can combine your visit with an excursion to Potsdam, because both cities are directly adjacent to each other.



  • Park Sanssouci, Sanssouci, Potsdam, Neues Palais, New Palace
    Europe,  Germany,  Potsdam

    New palace

    The New Palace located on the west side of Park Sanssouci is one of the great sights of Sanssouci Park. In this article we would like to introduce you to the baroque palace, which is also known as the “Fanfaronade”.


  • City Sightseeing, Potsdam, Babelsberg, Filmpark
    Europe,  Germany,  Potsdam

    Babelsberg Film Park

    The seasonal amusement park "Babelsberg Film Park" is located in the Babelsberg district of Potsdam. The park is one of the sights of the city of Potsdam. Here you will find information about the park, the attractions, the shows and the events. You can also book day tickets for the film park and events here.

  • City Sightseeing, Potsdam, Park Sanssouci
    Europe,  Germany,  Potsdam

    Sanssouci Park

    Potsdam, the state capital of Brandenburg, is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. The city is characterized by the many parks, gardens and castles. Many of them are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Potsdam is particularly known for the Sanssouci Palace and the Sanssouci Park. If you are visiting Berlin you can combine your visit with an excursion to…

  • City Sightseeing, Potsdam, Potsdamer Stadtschloss
    Europe,  Germany,  Potsdam

    Potsdam City Palace

    The Potsdam City Palace, rebuilt in 2014, is one of the most important sights of Potsdam again today. The palace stands on the Alter Markt in Potsdam and is an external reconstruction of the palace structure that was destroyed in 1945 and demolished during the GDR era. The reconstruction was inaugurated in January 2014 and serves as the seat of…


  • Berlin,  Europe,  Germany,  Potsdam

    Glienicke Bridge

    The Glienicke Bridge means the two cities of Potsdam and Berlin on the northeastern edge of Berlin. The bridge is one in history during the Cold War era. It was the legendary location through the spectacular and last exchange of agents between the USA and the Soviet Union that was spectacularly created on February 11, 1986, and it became known.…

  • City Sightseeing, Potsdam, Orangerie, Orangerieschloss
    Europe,  Germany,  Potsdam

    Orangery

    The orangery or the orangery palace in Sanssouci Park is one of the great sights of Potsdam. It is an Italian Renaissance style palace and is located northwest of Sanssouci Palace in the park.


  • City Sightseeing, Potsdam, Palast Barberini, Museum
    Europe,  Germany,  Potsdam

    Barberini Palace

    The Barberini Palace, built as a classicist-baroque town house on the Alter Markt in Potsdam, was rebuilt in 2016 after it was destroyed in the war. Since then it has once again been one of the most important sights in Potsdam. Today the palace houses the Barberini Art Museum. Here you can find information about history, among other things.