Parks and Greenery in Aachen

Aachen offers many places where you can spend time outdoors. On this page you will find the best barbecue places, secluded green spaces and parks to relax! You can find a map with barbecue places on the page of the city of Aachen. If you also want to explore the surroundings of Aachen by walking or cycling, we recommend the U.U.M. travel guide! You can submit your own green spaces and parks at the bottom of this page.

Field by the Rütscher Straße

Barbecue area, volleyball court, soccer field

The field on Rütscher Straße is located in the immediate vicinity of the towers and is a real insider tip for relaxing outdoors as a barbecue meadow!

Kurgarten / Aachener Stadtgarten

Barbecue area, recreation, walking

The Kurgarten is located in the northesternpart of the city center. In the Kurgarten you will find various lying lawns, gardens, barbecue areas and even a mini-golf course.


Lying lawns, sports, recreation

On the northern edge of the Aachen city forest is the Von Halfern Park in the style of an English landscape garden with trees up to 200 years old.

Park near the Hangeweiher

Recreation, Walking, Ducks


Barbecue, Lawn, Relax, Sports


Sunbathing lawn, relaxation


Barbecue area, recreation, sports


Barbecue area, sports, sunbathing lawn, recreation

Frankenberger Park

Recreation, walking, eating ice cream


Sunbathing lawns, sports, recreation


Barbecue area, sunbathing lawns

Recreational center C.A.R.L.

Free time, study, sitting

If you’re longing for a real lecture after a long Zoom meeting, stop by the trees in front of the C.A.R.L.. But remember, don’t leave your bike!

Meadow near the Ponttor

Recreation, sunbathing lawn, architecture


Walking, recreation



Directly at the Westbahnhof and TEMP is the beautiful Republikplatz. It is perfect for a short break.

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