Whether you would like to experience art and culture up close, are looking for relaxation in nature or want to shop ‘til you drop: there are a number of good reasons to make your way to the documenta city – and not just once in fi ve years when Kassel transforms into the world’s capital of contemporary art.

For the dynamic city on the Fulda also has a lot of other unique sights and cultural highlights to offer – from the varied museum landscape to Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe, which has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2013, to the personal copies of Grimms’ fairy tales, which are in the Memory of the World Register and can be seen in the new GRIMMWELT in Kassel from 2015.

There is also an attractive city centre with numerous shopping opportunities and restaurants, as well as, in the truest sense of the word, a fantastic surrounding area that invites excursions and long walks. And Kassel is also enjoying increasing popularity as an innovative business location and a centrally located conference destination with a focus on sustainability.

You see: there is a lot to discover in Kassel. We hope you have fun and have an unforgettably good time here!

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Hotel Reservation

In the immediate vicinity of the Kassel Kongress Palais you will find a variety of accommodation options. When looking for and booking accommodation, the booking team at Kassel Marketing will be happy to help:


Kongress Palais Kassel

A successful fair starts with a good preparation, a relaxed journey. And a good hotel.

Address Congress Palais Kassel:
Holger-Börner-Platz 1
34119 Kassel


The Kassel Kongress Palais is located in the middle of Germany and can be reached from all directions in Europe by the shortest route.

Parking is available in the car park Kongress Palais / Kattenstraße with 109 parking spaces and in the Parkhaus Hotel with 35 parking spaces. Further parking spaces in the public area are available in the immediate vicinity.

public transport

Within Kassel trams take you around. To get to the Kongress Palais Kassel you need to take Tram 4 and get off Kongress Palais/Stadthalle.

Since Kassel is centrally located in Germany you have good train connections via Kassel Wilhelmshöhe or Kassel Mainstation.


Kassel Airport provides a direct connection to the European air network. That means, Kassel is not only accessible via two train stations and the motorway, but also by air.

From the airport, which is just outside Kassel, you can reach the Kongress Palais in a short time by public transport.