Orangery Palace of Potsdam

The Orangery Palace is a palace located in the Sanssouci Park of Potsdam, Germany. It is also known as the New Orangery on the Klausberg, or just the Orangery. It was built on behest of the “Romantic on the Throne”, King Friedrich Wilhelm IV ( Frederick William IV of Prussia) from 1851 to 1864. The…

Holy Lake in Potsdam

Holy Lake (Heiliger See) in Potsdam. Located in the new garden, the lake is surrounded by wide lawns, some mansions and historic buildings such as the Marble Palace. The new garden in Potsdam is an idyllic park with a beautiful scenery. Lots of celebrities live along the Eastern shore of the Holy Lake. Directly opposite these villas…

Park Babelsberg in Potsdam

Park Babelsberg is a 114 hectare park in the northeast of the city of Potsdam, bordering on the Tiefen See lake on the River Havel. The park was created in rolling terrain sloping down towards the lake by the landscape artist, Peter Joseph Lenné and, after him, by Prince Hermann von Pückler-Muskau, by order of…