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Welcome to Kassel

Come to Kassel, the "Capital of the German Fairy Tale Route" where art and nature are equally important. Magnificent parks, internationally renowned art treasures, historical monuments and cultural institutions draw millions of visitors every year to this attractive city at the River Fulda. Kassel, situated in the heart of Germany, is easily and quickly accessible by Interrail or on the motorway.

We look forward to seeing you here in Kassel.

Waterfeatures in Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe; © Stadt Kassel; Foto: E. Bremer

World Heritage Site

The Waterfeatures in Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe belong to the UNESCO World Heritage Site. In Wilhelmshöhe you will find as well the symbol of Kassel, the Hercules monument, the Lion Castle and Wilhelmshöhe Palace. more

man walking to the sky; © Stadt Kassel; Foto: Michael Schwab

60 years of documenta

The documenta opened in Kassel for the first time on July 15, 1955. The 60th anniversary of the documenta, which is now regarded as the most important exhibition of contemporary art in the world, will be celebrated this year with an impressive program of accompanying Events. more

Brothers Grimm; © Stadt Kassel

Brothers Grimm

The brothers Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm were outstanding figures whose work had a lasting effect on artistic developments. A large part of their lives the famous fairy tale collectors and linguists spent in Kassel more

Museum Fridericianum; © Stadt Kassel; Foto: Kassel Marketing GmbH

Museums and Exhibitions

Kassel has a lot of extraordinary exhibitions and Museums. The Gallery for Comic art invites you to smile and in the Museum of Sepulchral Cultur you learn more about graves or burial sites more

Planing and booking your Kassel Package; © Kassel Marketing GmbH

Planning and booking

Kassel Package offers, guided tours, accomodations or congresses may be booked easily ond conveniently by Kassel Marketing GmbH or online. more

Call 115 for City Council; © Stadt Kassel

City Council

The Servicecenter and administration are part of the municipal government. The staffs of the Servicecenter are your first contact to answer your questions about the public administrations. more

Working in Kassel; © Stadt Kassel

Working in the heart of Europe

Living and working in an intact environment – one of the many advantages of North Hesse. Located right at the heart of Europe, the Kassel economic region is one of the most attractive locations for companies and employees. more

University of Kassel; © Uni Kassel

A University town

Kassel’s university, founded in 1971, is firmly allied to the region while maintaining international contacts. It attracts more than 20,000 students from over 100 countries worldwide. more

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