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Schloss Tegel

Adelheidallee 19, 13507 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 8867150
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A must for Humboldt fans

The natural surrounding, the castle itself with its famous architecture and the guided tour through... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
Ohlen
,
Munich
To get full impact of this place you must read the recent (2015) biography 'The Invention of Nature' by Andrea Wulf

In this book you will be immersed in the universe of of Humboldt's mind that connected all aspect... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2016
Micamm
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Laguna Beach, California
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26 Dec 2016
“A must for Humboldt fans”
8 Jan 2016
“To get full impact of this place you must read the recent (2015) biography 'The Invention of Nature' by Andrea Wulf”
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Adelheidallee 19, 13507 Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

The natural surrounding, the castle itself with its famous architecture and the guided tour through the castle by the descendants of the Humboldt family (still living there) is an extraordinary experience!

Thank Ohlen
Reviewed 9 January 2016

In this book you will be immersed in the universe of of Humboldt's mind that connected all aspect of nature, from the planets to groundworms, including the enormous diversity of plants, animals and cosmos. He created 'environmentalism'; Darwin and Muir stood on his shoulders..

Thank Micamm
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Do your homework before you arrive. Read about the von Humboldt brothers, about their contributions to the establishment of the strain of enlightened engagement with the wider world and of acceptance (no; not tolerance; acceptance) of its riches, based in classical learning, that although in...More

3  Thank Koermendi
Reviewed 16 October 2013

We found Schloss Tegel to be WAY over priced and uninteresting. Very few rooms were shown and those that were had very little in them. We paid much less than the 10 Euros for many far more interesting and beautiful Sights. The tour is only...More

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 3 August 2012

Schloss Tegel (Tegel Castle, also known as Humboldt Castle) is a gem in the north of Berlin. The castle embodies the best of German neo-classicism: Humboldt, Schinkel, Rauch… you name it! Both Wilhelm and Alexander von Humboldt grew up here. There is a 400-year old...More

4  Thank Decatur2228
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