Palm Gardens Frankfurt
The Palm Gardens in Frankfurt is the largest botanical garden in Germany and a huge draw for visitors to the city. The most famous of Frankfurt's parks, the Palm Gardens contains a rich array of vibrant plants and a rich historical heritage.
Visitors wishing to explore the Palm Gardens should stay at a hotel near Frankfurt airport
. The Park Inn by Radisson Frankfurt Airport Hotel has 209 rooms for businessmen and holidaymakers from which to base their stay in the city whilst enjoying its excellent location and transport links.
Things to see at the Palm Gardens Frankfurt
The Palm Gardens in Frankfurt were originally opened to the public in 1871and have held a firm place in the affections of locals ever since.
Located in the Westend-sud district in the heart of Frankfurt, the park was designed by architect Heinrich Siesmayer and is famed for the diversity of its plants. One of the main features is the Palm House, which allows visitors to explore a subtropical world of exotic shrubs and a colourful tropical aquarium. The Palm Gardens also has a sub-Antarctic House where a wide-array of plants and flowers from the southern hemisphere are displayed.
Frankfurt's parks are famous for their year-round events, with the Palm Gardens renowned for its Rose and Light Festival. Celebrated since 1931, music and spectacular light shows drift across the park alongside the city's largest rose flower show.
Visitors to the Palm Garden in Frankfurt are particularly wowed by the park's large cactus garden, which flourishes in Hessen's warm summers.
Staying in Frankfurt
If you want to visit Palm Gardens you can do so simply from the Park Inn by Radisson Frankfurt Airport Hotel. When you stay at this hotel at Frankfurt airport
you can explore Palm Gardens easily with public transport. Why not return to your hotel in the evening to enjoy the hotel's onsite bar and grill restaurant?