Hotel Reservations in Darmstadt
Experience the historical significance and artistic expression on the streets outside your luxury hotel in Darmstadt. As a "City of Science", Darmstadt is a bounty of German history and culture.
Darmstadt was chartered as a city by the Holy Roman Empire in 1330, though was probably settled closer to the 11th century. The city was heavily attacked during WWII, and heavy damage was sustained. Although many of the historical sites were forever lost during the war, be sure to visit Darmstadt's landmarks that are still intact. Castle Frankenstein is a hilltop castle just south of the city, and dates back to the 13th century. It is now site of one of Europe's biggest Halloween festivals.
Botanischer Garten der TU Darmstadt is a botanical garden and arboretum for those seeking a peaceful excursion. It contains some 9,000 plant species and is well-known for its collection of rare trees and tropical plants. Those looking for a lively day out should plan their trip around Heinerfest festival, an event that takes place every July. Heinerfest is a traditional German festival featuring music, beer, food, shopping and rides. It attracts around 700,000 people each year.
Also notable is The Wasserturm, a former railway water tower which is now home to an art gallery and restaurant.
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