At Karree Mannheim, visitors experience culinary pleasure, shopping world and lifestyle atmosphere in a unique place. The lifestyle&business center gives the City of Mannheim an additional attraction through the intercultural link between shopping, leisure and work. The modern and harmonious design with its wide open spaces and open views creates a lot of space for all senses and the discovery of new horizons.
Perfectly placed, best reachable
Karree Mannheim is located in the “Mannheimer Einkaufs-L” (pedestrian zone “Planken” and “Breite Straße”), with several entrances from the adjacent three streets. Besides the junction to the pedestrian zone there is a tramway station in front of the Centre. During the opening hours over 5,000 passengers arrive there in over 500 rides. For cars, the new Karree Mannheim has over 85 parking spaces of its own and 165 more connected to a direct transition in the neighbouring car park.
Hotspot of culture and music
Mannheim is a multicultural place and a place of culture at the same time. 55,000 students from all over the world turn the city into a center of education. Mannheim University, two universities of applied science and an academy offer a lot of space for the exchange of knowledge and creativity. Since 2004 Mannheim has been a member of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network and holds the title “UNESCO City of Music”.
High purchasing power and economic strength
Mannheim’s retail trade is a strong shopping magnet in the region and ranked number nine in Germany. It benefits from the central location, easy access to car parks and a wide range of shopping facilities. Mannheim has the highest purchasing power and impressive economic strength among Baden-Württemberg’s capital cities. In the region are the headquarters and main branches of numerous global companies such as SAP, BASF, Mercedes Benz, John Deere, Roche, ABB, Heidelberg Cement, Heidelberger Druck.