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Accessible for people with impaired mobility Other barrier-free providers Besucherzentrum an der Historischen Mühle

An der Orangerie 1
14469 Potsdam
Phone

0331-9694200

Leisure Wheelchair users
In the visitor centre's service area you will find all the information you need to prepare your visits to Potsdam's palaces and gardens.
There is an extensive offer for groups as well as for individual visitors available.

Opening Hours

01.11.2021 - 28.02.2022
Monday 09:00h - 16:00h
Tuesday 09:00h - 16:00h
Wednesday 09:00h - 16:00h
Thursday 09:00h - 16:00h
Friday 09:00h - 16:00h
Saturday 09:00h - 16:00h
Sunday/Holiday 09:00h - 16:00h

New Opening Hours 01.03.2022

01.03.2022 - 31.10.2022
Monday 08:30h - 17:00h
Tuesday 08:30h - 17:00h
Wednesday 08:30h - 17:00h
Thursday 08:30h - 17:00h
Friday 08:30h - 17:00h
Saturday 08:30h - 17:00h
Sunday/Holiday 08:30h - 17:00h

Information for guests with reduced mobility Information for guests with reduced mobility

Short description

Brief description:
  • 3 designated disabled parking spaces available
  • Indoor access: stepless. The doors are difficult to open, but there is a bell that can be used to call service personnel.
  • Guest toilet for guests with restricted mobility, infinitely variable. Door width: 92 cm, movement area in front of WC: 90 cm x >150 cm, right: 77 cm x 140 cm, left: 74 cm x 105cm, handles available
  • Right next to the visitor centre there is a large tactile model of Park Sanssouci.

    car parking spaces

    • Number of designated disabled parking spaces near entrance 3
    • Comment Marking of parking spaces on the asphalt near the Visitor Centre,
      Free parking is possible: exit ticket with visitor centre available.

    Access and paths Indoor area

    • Entrance door passage width 100 cm
    • passage width of the narrowest of all other doors to be used 100 cm
    • Passage width of the narrowest of all other corridors and passages to be used 100 cm
    • Comment:
      • The doors are difficult to open, but there is a bell that can be used to call service personnel.
      • Entrance door: heavy wooden door that does not open automatically. The second door in the interior is a double-wing glass door.

    Reception

    • Reception counter or table not partially lowered to a height of 85cm but other possibility of communication available in sitting position
    • comment

    guest toilet

    • Door width to the sanitary room 92 cm
    • Width of passage of the narrowest of all doors, corridors and passageways to be used 92 cm
    • Door does not open into the sanitary room
    • Length of the movement area in front of the washbasin >150 cm
    • Width of the movement area in front of the washbasin >150 cm
    • Depth of the washbasin underride (at a height of 67 cm) 31 cm
    • Upper edge of washbasin (armrest surface) from floor 83 cm
    • mirror above the washbasin, visible while sitting or standing
    • Length of the movement area in front of the WC bowl 90 cm
    • Width of the movement area in front of the toilet bowl >150 cm
    • Length of the movement area to the right of the toilet bowl 77 cm
    • Width of the movement area to the right of the WC bowl 140 cm
    • Length of movement area to the left of the toilet bowl 74 cm
    • Width of the movement area to the left of the toilet bowl >150 cm
    • Hand grips next to the WC on the right and left side available
    • Height (top edge) of handles 85 cm
    • The handholds protrude over the front edge of the toilet bowl 15 cm
    • Distance between handholds 70 cm
    • Both handles can be folded up and locked in the folded up position
    • Seat height of toilet bowl (upper edge of toilet seat) 48 cm
    • no emergency call available
    • Comment: WC is located on the side of the building and is accessible from outside.

    Professional competence/service

    • Information about further barrier-free offers in the region can be made available.
    • Information on barrier-free arrival and departure by public transport can be provided.

    Collection of data

    • Researcher (Institution) Tourism Academy Brandenburg
    • Date of data collection 27.10.2009
    • The data presented here are verified data