Your visit

Plan your visit to the Christmas Garden Stuttgart

Opening hours

The Christmas Garden Stuttgart will be open from November 15, 2023 to January 14, 2024, from 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm. Last admission is at 20:00.

The Christmas Garden is closed on the following days: December 24 and 31.

christmas-garden-stuttgart-2022©Christmas Garden_Markus Burkhardt
christmas-in-the-animal-park-2022©Weihnachten im Tierpark_Michael Clemens


The entrance to the Christmas Garden can be found at:
Neckartalstraße, 70376 Stuttgart
Stop "Wilhelma" (tram lines U13, U14, U16)

We recommend arriving by public transport or the offer of our official mobility partner FREENOW, as only a limited number of parking spaces are available. The following parking spaces are located directly in the area of Wilhelma:

  • Wilhelma parking garage (fee required)
  • Parking garages Wilhelmsplatz and Mühlgrün (fee required)
  • Cannstatter Wasen parking lot (fee required)

Your magical journey begins with FREENOW!

Take advantage of the exclusive 20% discount from our official mobility partner FREENOW for your trip to the Christmas Garden and back. And this is how it works:

  • Download FREENOW app and create account
  • Go to your profile and enter the promo code Christmastaxi under "Add voucher".

The terms and conditions of FREENOW apply. The coupon code is valid from 15.11.2023, 00:00 clock until 14.01.2024, 23:59 clock. Only redeemable via the FREENOW app in Augsburg, Berlin, Dresden, Hamburg, Hannover, Karlsruhe, Koblenz, Leipzig and Stuttgart. Valid for 2 trips with 20% discount each (max. 4,00 €) for the service type Taxi. The voucher cannot be combined with other discounts. If the total price exceeds the voucher value, the remaining amount will be charged via the selected payment method through the app. If the total price falls below the voucher value, the remaining amount is forfeited. FREENOW itself does not offer any rides, but is only an intermediary and not responsible for the transportation as such.

Personal admission time

In order to give you the most atmospheric experience possible, admission is limited to visitors per 30 minutes . There will be an admission time on your ticket. Please pass through the entrance during the half hour indicated.

: If you purchased a ticket for 5:30pm, then you can arrive for admission between 5:30pm and 6:00pm. Of course you can stay longer than 30 minutes in the Christmas Garden.

christmas-garden-stuttgart-2022©Christmas Garden_Markus Burkhardt

Newly illuminated circuit

Be enchanted by a multitude of sparkling light installations embedded in the diverse nature and architecture of Wilhelma.

Experience the
most beautiful light spectacle in Stuttgart

Secure your tickets for the most popular days in Christmas Garden Stuttgart already now in advance.

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