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Schloss Cecilienhof

Im Neuen Garten 11, 14469 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
+49 331 9694200
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This historic country house is the site where Truman, Churchill and Stalin met at the famous Potsdam Conference following World War II.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Im Neuen Garten 11, 14469 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is the site of the 1945 Potsdam Conference between the major Allied powers (Great Britain, The Soviet Union, and the U.S.) It is also a palace built for the Prussian royal family. After taking the audio/walking tour through the palace, we recommend a stroll...More

Thank MU S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Worthy of the tour. Learn about the history of the Potsdam Accord. Can be accessed by tram from train station.

Thank Torry C
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Follow in the steps, albeit a bit too late, of Churchill, Truman, and Stalin. . . a qualified guide should take you through the rooms to explain who sat where and who manipulated whom. Great place to learn or take a freshen up course in...More

Thank ProfessorCharles
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Place where world leaders met after WWII. Lovely setting, as all of Postdam is. You could spend a whole day in that area (include a visit to the Old Town and such as Sans-Souci), no problem.

Thank robert43041
Reviewed 22 October 2017

First of all, visiting Potsdam, the town, is WAY WORTH IT. The architecture alone makes for a great walk. However, the town is just jam packed with historical places to visit, and the most important of these is the Cecilienhof, where Churchill, Stalin, and Truman...More

Thank draygnol
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived in this place after exploring the garden and Orangerie near by this place but due to renovation some area are closed, so bit disappointed. This place historically important for the Union of German, here the famous Potsdam conference are held for the first...More

Thank faozanrizal
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Many significant features of and events in the closing months of WWII were decided here, and much of the following Cold War started brewing here. Some nearby buildings were used by the Soviets for political, security, and spying purposes when it was East Germany.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This place is shrouded in history and some rebuilding works. The red star with planted geraniums is noteworthy.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Set in the midst of an expansive English style garden, this historical palace is definitely worth a visit. Once cannot help but be in awe to see where one of the world's critical meetings happened in the last century.

Thank IanSydney2014
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is one of the many beautiful palaces. And, it is filled with history as well. Churchill, Truman and Stalin wrote world history here.

Thank LL721
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Margaret V
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Response from Ernest C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we travelled from Berlin by Sbahn .... it is an enormous area, I have no doubt there's parking . Glad you liked my review
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quefactor
20 October 2016|
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Response from MWK51 | Reviewed this property |
a taxi would be the easiest, but we had to take a local bus for our return as no taxis or ubers would respond to a request for a pickup
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Bill M
27 March 2016|
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Response from RChangla | Reviewed this property |
Go to the information center outside of rail station to get a locate bus map, when you facing the station, on your right hand side. Take the bus in front of the station. This bus will pass several interesting location, you... More
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