Herrenhausen Gardens: guided tour for groups

Bright and sparkling – the Niki de Saint Phalle Grotto

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60 minute guided tour through the last major work of art by the world famous artist

The Grotto in the Great Garden of the Royal Gardens of Herrenhausen was built in 1676. Its walls were originally decorated with sea shells, crystals, glass and minerals, and were a cool place to withdraw to during the summer’s heat. Since their restoration and redesign by Niki de Saint Phalle for the World Exposition EXPO 2000, the Grotto has been brought back to life again to enchant visitors with its colourful, sparkling interior.



throughout the year within the business hours
(opening at other times upon request for an extra charge)


80 € including foreign language fee
plus admission to the Royal Gardens of Herrenhausen 


max. 20 pers. per guide


1 h

Information and Booking:

+49 511 12345 333 or by mail to staedtereise@hannover-tourismus.de

*If available, not during trade fairs. Hannover Marketing & Tourismus GmbH‘s terms and conditions apply.

Last updated: 5 Feb 2024