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The Grüneburgpark is Frankfurt's largest public park, sprawling over 29 hectares in the Westend district. Laid out on the site of the 14th century 'Green Castle' estate that was owned by the Rothschild family in the 19th century, it was destroyed in World War II bombings and renovated thereafter.

The English Garden style landscaped park features patches of trees and manicured shrubs, with the Botanical Gardens Frankfurt occupying the north-west corner. The site of the Rothschild's Neues Palais is marked by a black obelisk and memorial column by Hans Steinbrenner which stand in the middle of a flower bed. Its former orangery is now the site of Georgioskirche, a Greek orthodox church. The water tower on the northern edge on Miquelallee, the octagonal neoclassical Schönhof pavilion by Friedrich Rumpf on August-Siebert-Strasse, and another pavilion on Sebastian-Rinz-Straße have been preserved from the 19th century. There are trails throughout the area for walking, running, skating, and cycling. The Grüneburgpark is great for kids, with 5 playgrounds and the Kinderstraßenbahn children's tramway that has a miniature tramcar running on a 220 metre long track.

The park also has a 4800 m2 Korean garden at its eastern end with traditional temples and ponds. Gifted by South Korea, the garden features pine trees and bamboo, which symbolize longevity. It is divided into 4 areas representing the 4 seasons, and has 2 Korean style pavilions - Morgentau and Pflaumenlaube, with ponds and cascades.

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About Grüneburgpark

 August-Siebert-Straße, 60323 Frankfurt, Germany, Germany

Grüneburgpark and Nearby Attractions on Map

Nearby Attractions km / mile
Städel-Museum

Städel-Museum(2.6 km)
The Städelsches Kunstinstitut und Städtische Galerie, better known as Städel, is an one of the most important art museums in Germany located on the Museumsufer.

Museumsufer

Museumsufer(2.6 km)
The Museumsufer, which translates to Museum Riverbank, is the embankment along the banks of the Main River in Frankfurt which is home to 15 museums.

Kaiserdom

Kaiserdom(2.2 km)
The Imperial Cathedral of Saint Bartholomew, better known as the Kaiserdom, is a Roman Catholic church dedicated to Saint Bartholomew.

Römerberg

Römerberg(2.2 km)
Römerberg or Town Hall Square is the heart of Frankfurt's Old Town that dates back to the 12th century.

Liebieghaus

Liebieghaus(2.7 km)
The Liebieghaus is a 19th century castle-like historic villa that houses the Städtisches Galerie Liebieghaus, one of Europe's most important sculpture collections with works dating from ancient Egypt to Neoclassicism.

Main Tower

Main Tower(1.6 km)
The Main Tower is the 4th tallest building in Frankfurt, soaring to a height of 200 metres over 56 storeys.

Naturmuseum Senckenberg

Naturmuseum Senckenberg(1.2 km)
Commonly just called Senckenberg Museum, it is one of the most famous museums of Frankfurt.

Museum für Angewandte Kunst

Museum für Angewandte Kunst(2.5 km)
The Museum for Applied Arts and Design hosts just that in a beautiful Richard Meier designed building.

Grüneburgpark Tickets and Tours in Frankfurt

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