Westpark (Munich)

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The Westpark is a large urban public park in Munich, Germany. It was designed by landscape architect Peter Kluska and completed in 1983. It hosted the fourth #REDIRECT International Garden Show (IGA 83) that same year. The park covers an area of 720,000 m² (178 acres) extending 2 km from east to west. The Garmischer Straße divides the park into an eastern and western section.

Sights and attractions

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Rose garden

The rose garden is made up of more than 20,000 roses and 500 different rose species. There also is a popular beer garden.

Lake stage

The western lake features a stage area (Seebühne) hosting open air movie screenings, live music and theater shows during the summer season.

Little Asia

The Klein-Asien (Little Asia) ensemble consists of a Chinese garden, a Japanese garden, a Thai sala and a pagoda which was constructed by 200 Nepalese craftsmen.

Mollsee

The Mollsee is an artificial lake situated in the eastern section of the park. It frequently attracts model boat enthusiasts.

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