The Luisenpark is a known as one of the nicest garden in Europe. Expect o find an enormous variety of animals, plants and cultural programs for the whole family. It is repeatedly voted as the number one destination for its recreational facilities in the Metropolregion Rhine neckar.
The Luisenpark offers the wild plants house, lake stage, Chinese tea house and a huge lawn called Rennwiese . It is situated on the left Neckar emban. The park is named after Luise Marie Elisabeth from Prussia (1838–1923). She was the daughter of the later German emperor Kaisers Wilhelm I. (1797–1888) and stood very close to German royalty. In 1856 she married Friedrich I. von Baden (1826–1907)
Different attraction are to be seen:
This lake spreads out 40.000 square meters. On it little boats (Gondoletas) are pulled along a 1.840 meter long round trips.
The open air lake stage
hold ca.1.000 seats and offers since 2006 concersts operas musicals shows, and church services.
Chinese tea house:
The garden of the numerous views
with the Chinese teehouse was built in 2001 together with Mannheims Chinese partner town Zhenjiang The Chinesis tea house is reknown as teh biggest tea house in Europe.
Wild Plants and palm house:
Size of this exibition is 2.700 square meters and was built in 1958. It contains a butterfly house, terrarium aviary and sweet and salt water aquaria.
Mannheim Post Office tower :
The Luisenpark is surmounted by the 212,8 Meter high post office tower and its turning restaurant in 125 meter height.
A huge area covered by lawn 30.000 square meters, in the heart of the park.
Address: Gartenschauweg 12