Hotel Reservations in Kaiserslautern
Experience the progression from historical military conflict to modern metropolitan Mecca outside your luxury hotel in Kaiserslautern. From medieval castle ruins to modern information and communications technological advances, Kaiserslautern has a generous offering of German history and culture.
Prehistoric settlement in Kaiserslautern dates back to at least 800 B.C. Founded in the 9th century, the city experienced extensive upheaval and political turmoil for much of the latter part of the Middle Ages and into the Renaissance, enduring numerous battles for control by Catholic, Roman, Spanish, French, Austrian and Swedish armies. Today it is home to approximately 50,000 NATO military personnel, who have nicknamed the city "K-Town".
Be sure to visit some of the city's most historic landmarks. The Stiftkitche is the city's oldest church, constructed in 1250-1350. Marienkirche is a Catholic church and one of the tallest buildings in the city.
When you're ready for a day outside head to Kaiserslautern's large Botanical Garden. Famed for its Japanese-style garden, it also features an enormous 160-meter public swimming pool - the largest in Europe. Gartenschau - also known as "Dino Park" - is a cultural center with botanical displays and life-size dinosaur models.
For entertainment, head to Pfalztheater for plays, operas, concerts, musicals and ballet. Sports enthusiasts should take in a soccer game at Fritz Walter Stadium.
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