We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A spectacular water spectacle!

We were very lucky to be able to visit here on a Wednesday which is one of the two days (the other... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Diane W
Leeds, United Kingdom
Amazing Spectical

Fantastic afternoon watching the water slowly progress down the steps and around various features... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
South West England, United Kingdom
Read all 221 reviews
All photos (136)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“long walk”(2 reviews)
“flow”(4 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Bergpark Wilhelmshohe | Bad Wilhelmshöhe, 34131 Kassel, Hesse, Germany
+49 561 31680123
Reviews (221)
Filter reviews
37 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews magnificent view long walk flow waterworks release aqueduct wednesday scaffolding stairs hill hercules illumination engineering summer forest ruin castle
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 37 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting building but during our visit it looked more like a building site. There is so much restoration going on that is was impossible to get some nice pictures. Also not everything seems to work and the amount of water, and the duration, was a...More

Thank spamobile
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were very lucky to be able to visit here on a Wednesday which is one of the two days (the other is a Sunday), when the water is released down from the top and cascades all the way down to the bottom, into the...More

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic afternoon watching the water slowly progress down the steps and around various features before arriving at Neptune's Pool at the bottom of the steps. The best viewing point is at Neptune's Pool as you can watch the water progress down the steps to the...More

Thank melin0a
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I would like to see this enourmus waterfall with water! Very nice view from the top. Nice stairs. Looked natural, even though it was artificial.

Thank Ole F
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

The waterfalls start 520 meter up and you need to walk at least 2,3 km downwards to follow the flow of the water and the altitude is about 200 meters. We parked at a free street parking at the “end” of the park and walked...More

1  Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

If you are in Kassel on a Wednesday or Sunday, you HAVE to see Wasserspiele. It's a great experience, even though they are renovating.

Thank Henriette M
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Is there a time of year when tourist sites in Europe AREN'T covered in scaffolding? It literally looked like EVERYTHING here was being built there were so many cranes and scaffolding and construction going on. The restoration timeline posted as you entered from the parking...More

Thank Richard-Julie_K
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

You need to take a lot of stairs up to see the view. But it is worth it. The stairs are comfortable. Though there is a water way in between, i heard the water is in it on Sundays.

Thank Adiazi
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

When in Kassel-> this is a must see/ do!!! The park lies nicely on a hill side. The Wasserkuenste are an absolute must see once in town. Usually running only on Wed. & Sun. with a highlight of being illuminated every 1st Saturday evening of...More

1  Thank Heiko S
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Didn't see, but no doubt spectacular. Shuttle bus runs to the statue ONLY on waterworks days, otherwise you have to walk.

Thank obsoperator
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 51 nearby hotels
Schlosshotel Bad Wilhelmshoehe Conference & Spa
367 reviews
.28 km away
Hotel Burgfeld
8 reviews
.65 km away
Hotel Palmenbad
40 reviews
.93 km away
Kurparkhotel Bad Wilhelmshohe
100 reviews
1.25 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 420 nearby restaurants
Alte Wache
254 reviews
.22 km away
Brauhaus Zum Rammelsberg
273 reviews
1.50 km away
122 reviews
1.54 km away
128 reviews
1.39 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 85 nearby attractions
719 reviews
.06 km away
Schloss Wilhelmshohe
355 reviews
.11 km away
651 reviews
1.54 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Wasserkuenste staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines