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much history and very pretty

I was born in this town and had never before visited the park. I learned about its history on TV... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2018
sandraw00
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Enterprise, Alabama
Very interesting park

Good for the gardener and the historian. Some lovely planting and very interesting historical... read more

Reviewed May 10, 2018
Jbl R
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

"Rose Heights" park is half block from the Mathildenhohe area, and although separate has many historical associations with Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig and the artists colony. The park entrance is flanked by the Lions Gate (six lions mounted on brick pylons) that originally decorated the...More

Thank Gerald D
Reviewed June 21, 2018

I was born in this town and had never before visited the park. I learned about its history on TV and decided to visit. The park contains the graves of a few Dukes, Duchesses, Princes, and Princesses of Hesse - Prince Philip of England's sister...More

Thank sandraw00
Reviewed May 10, 2018

Good for the gardener and the historian. Some lovely planting and very interesting historical structures including graves of members of the then reigning family of Hesse

Thank Jbl R
Reviewed March 20, 2018

It's nice to walk through, has paved walking paths, but honestly, nothing special. You can skip it if you're in a rush.

Thank NameisAlreadyTaken02
Reviewed July 1, 2017

Great spot for a stroll and especially when the roses are in bloom. Be sure to visit the graves on the left - Google the connection to the British royal family and the story of how the family died.

1  Thank simmondsi
Reviewed February 5, 2017

This is a perfect place to have a walk, in summer or in winter. It offers beautiful gardens but also some architectural gems (houses in the park...envy...), and you can walk around for hours and enjoy it. Definitely worth more than a visit.

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Reviewed December 4, 2016

In Darmstadt you'll find lovely garden and park area which starts from the "artist colony" and through Mathildenhohe leads to Rosenhoehe behind so-called Lion gate (stone stelae, crowned by figures of lions, also the work of artists from the "colony"). Rosenhoehe is so named because...More

Thank gentbrugg
Reviewed October 18, 2016

It is a very beautiful place and a favourite place of many inhabitants of the town, especially mothers and their children. It is a big park. The first thing that you notice when you enter the place is the fact that it is very green....More

Thank MagdalenaS1650
Reviewed September 4, 2016

There are great opportunities to walk around. Beautiful rose garden in the middle, also a herb garden. There are apple trees and cherry trees as well. A great hideaway just 5mins from the city. There are even great opportunities to take your bike with you...More

Thank Katharina R
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