Viewpoint in Stuttgart


Some of the best views of Stuttgart are from the the top of the tower jutting out from the main train station. A free lift (elevator) deposits you right below the revolving Mercedes star. You also get a bird’s-eye v…
Gallery in Stuttgart

Kunstmuseum Stuttgart

Occupying a shimmering glass cube, this gallery presents high-calibre special exhibits alongside a permanent gallery filled with a prized collection of works by Otto Dix, Willi Baumeister and Alfred Höltzel. For a g…
Museum in Stuttgart

Mercedes-Benz Museum

A futuristic swirl on the cityscape, the Mercedes-Benz Museum takes a chronological spin through the Mercedes empire. Look out for legends like the 1885 Daimler Riding Car, the world’s first gasoline-powered vehicle…
Museum in Stuttgart

Porsche Museum

Like a pearly white spaceship preparing for lift-off, the barrier-free Porsche Museum is every little boy’s dream. Groovy audio guides race you through the history of Porsche from its 1948 beginnings. Stop to glimps…
Square in Stuttgart


Cobbled Schillerplatz is where the poet-dramatist Friedrich Schiller is immortalised in bronze.
Gallery in Stuttgart

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart

The neoclassical-meets-contemporary Staatsgalerie bears British architect James Stirling’s curvy, colourful imprint. Alongside big-name exhibitions, the gallery harbours a representative collection of European art f…
Zoo in Stuttgart

Wilhelma Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten

Wilhelma Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten is a quirky mix of zoo and botanical gardens. Kid magnets include semi-striped okapis, elephants, penguins and a petting farm. Greenhouses sheltering tree ferns, camellias and …
Gallery in Stuttgart

Württembergischer Kunstverein

Identified by its copper cupola, this gallery stages thought-provoking contemporary art exhibitions.
Museum in Stuttgart

Landesmuseum Württemberg

An archway leads to the turreted 10th-century Altes Schloss, where this museum features regional archaeology and architecture. The historic booty includes Celtic jewellery, neolithic pottery, diamond-encrusted crown…
Gardens in Stuttgart


The fountain-dotted Mittlerer Schlossgarten draws thirsty crowds to its beer garden in summer. The Unterer Schlossgarten is a ribbon of greenery rambling northeast to the Neckar River and the Rosensteinpark, home to…