Once a year when its plants and flowers are in full bloom, the Palm Garden is the setting for a romantic, two day festival ... More
Rosen- und Lichterfest
Once a year when its plants and flowers are in full bloom, the Palm Garden is the setting for a romantic, two day festival with music, dance and children's entertainment. The highlights are the crowning of the 'Queen of Flowers' and the candlelit procession through the gardens. The festival culminates with a huge firework display on the final evening. See local press for more information on opening hours and admission prices nearer the time.
Frankfurt's main train station (Frankfurter Hauptbahnhof) was opened in 1888 after five hard years of construction work. It is still
one of the largest train stations in Europe with 25 platforms and over 1,500 trains departing every day. The ...
Originally established in 1869 to house the Duke of Nassau's plant collection, the Palmengarten (Palm Garden) contains a stunning array
of exotic plants. Visitors are free to wander at will through the gardens, although the guided tours are recommended ...
In the Middle Ages, this steep roofed Gothic building was the center of Frankfurt's rag trade and was the place
where cloth was stored, weighed and measured. At the outer wall you can still see the measuring cylinder used ...