Alexander Calder's Mobile
Occupying a shimmering glass cube, this gallery is a romp through modern and contemporary art, with works by Otto Dix and Dieter Roth....
On the other side of the Renaissance Alte Kanzlei, south of Schlossplatz, lies cobbled Schillerplatz, where the poet-dramatist Friedrich...
The food is good but it plays second fiddle to the dazzling view at this glass-fronted cube on Kleiner Schlossplatz. Bag a window table...
Königstrasse · interesting places nearby
The focus of Stuttgart's commercial life is the pedestrians-only Königstrasse, a spotlessly clean and conspicuously well-heeled shopping precinct that stretches for a bit over 1km southwestward from the Hauptbahnhof. Halfway down (and contiguous with the Oberer Schlossgarten) is the Schlossplatz, Stuttgart's main public square and a showcase for its cultural riches. In the middle stands the König Wilhelm Jubilee Column, flanked by fountains representing the eight rivers of Baden-Württemberg.