Christmas Garden Münster 2019 | Glowworm Bridge ©Christmas Garden/Münster4life

Christmas Garden Karlsruhe

As twilight falls, the magic begins...

We will be back!

The Christmas Garden will once again illuminate the Zoologischer Stadtgarten in a magical glow this winter. Don't miss out on advance booking: sign up now for our exclusive newsletter.

Christmas Garden Berlin 2021 | Ice World ©Christmas Garden/Michael Clemens

Anticipation of Christmas

It won't be gloomy and dark in Karlsruhe this winter. The Christmas Garden brings light into the dark season and invites you to enjoy the anticipation of Christmas together. The Christmas Garden Karlsruhe a pre-Christmas oasis where friends, colleagues, couples and the whole family can spend an evening in an atmospheric and festive atmosphere. The Christmas Garden transports you into a magical Christmas wonderland with numerous glittering illuminations.

Welcome to the Christmas Garden Karlsruhe

Plan your magical journey, immerse yourself in a glittering world of lights and spend relaxing hours in the Christmas Garden.

Your visit

All information about opening hours, directions, admission times and map.

FAQ - Questions and answers 

Answers to frequently asked questions about visiting the Christmas Garden.

Christmas party

Let the year come to an atmospheric end at a Christmas party.


Along the circular route you will find a varied gastronomic offer.

What our guests say

One of the most popular destinations

Last season, the Christmas Garden was presented at 19 locations in six countries. Around 1.9 million people visited the Christmas-illuminated and most beautiful parks and gardens in Germany, France, Great Britain and Spain. The Christmas Garden is now coming to Karlsruhe Zoological Gardens as a Christmas destination. A visit to the Christmas Garden is an experience that offers adults and children everything that makes a Christmas outing in nature special.

Official Christmas Garden soundtrack

Our music for your Christmas spirit! The album "Christmas Garden Originals" is a best-of of the most beautiful musical highlights from the Christmas Garden of the past years. Immerse yourself in the unique soundscape of the Christmas Garden and extend your magical journey. 

The photo contest in the Christmas Garden

Visit the Christmas Garden, go on a magical journey and capture your most magical moment with your camera - because we are looking for your best photo!

Here's how:

From November 15, 2023 to January 16, 2024, post your best snapshot from the Christmas Garden to your feed on Instagram with the hashtag #ilovechristmasgarden.

This is what you can win:

1st place: a trip to the Christmas Garden London 2024 for two people (incl. travel to and from the event and overnight stay in a 4-star hotel)

2nd to 5th place: two tickets each for the Christmas Garden at the location of your choice

Experience the
most beautiful light spectacle in Baden

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