Potsdam fascinates every vistor to the former residential town of the Prussian kings ansd today´s capital of the Federal Land of Brandenburg. World-famous monuments of architecture and gardening design, such as the palaces and gardens of Sanssouci created under Frederic the Great, are surrounded by a wide range of remarkable town building from the time of the baroque, neoclassicism and the boom-years of the 1870s. Badly damaged during the Second World War, the town has completely regained its former historical elegance and atmosphere. Today, Potsdam can be experienced as a young city whose impressive past encounters a vibrant present. The city tour brings you to the most important places of interest in the town. On foot and in one day - with the occasional welcome break to savour Potsdam´s hospitality - one thousand years of the town´s history are presented in an entertaining and informative way.