Unfinished Business 03 Herrenchiemsee Palace
This time in our series on unfinished architectural projects we visit a palace that was not completed due to the untimely and controversial death of mad King Ludwig of Bavaria.
Palaces in Germany - German Emperors, Kings and Palaces - The feudal time of the nobility
Germany is dotted with impressive buildings left behind by the great rulers and royal dynasties who reigned supreme over its various territories. Discover th...
Palaces in Germany - Zwinger Palace - Great Attractions (Germany)
Take a tour of Zwinger Palace in Germany -- part of the World's Greatest Attractions series by GeoBeats. This grand baroque palace was Augustus the Strong's ...
Palaces in Germany - Palaces of Germany - Sans Souci in Potsdam
Palace of Sans Soucci in Potsdam, near Berlin, Germany.
Sanssouci - Video
With 500 ha of parks and 150 buildings constructed between 1730 and 1916, Potsdam's complex of palaces and parks forms an artistic whole, whose eclectic natu...
Nymphenburg Palace
The Nymphenburg Palace (German: Schloss Nymphenburg), i. e., "Castle of the Nymph (or Nymphs)", is a Baroque palace in Munich, Bavaria, southern Germany. The palace is the main summer reside...
Nymphenburg Palace - Wikipedia
Ordenspalais
The Ordenspalais ("Palace of the Order [of Saint John]") was a building on the northern corner of Wilhelmplatz with Wilhelmstraße in Berlin (now in Berlin-Mitte). Erection of the building at Wilhelmpl...
Ordenspalais - Wikipedia
Schloss Rastatt
Schloss Rastatt is a baroque schloss in Rastatt, Germany. The palace and the Garden were built between 1700 and 1707 by the Italian architect Domenico Egidio Rossi as ordered by Margrave Louis William...
Schloss Rastatt - Wikipedia
Residenz
Residenz is a formal but otherwise obsolete German word for "place of living". It is in particular used to denote the building or town where a sovereign ruler resided, therefore also carrying a simila...
Residenz - Wikipedia
Bornstedt Crown Estate
The Bornstedt Crown Estate is a former royal estate and, today, a tourist attraction in the Potsdam borough of Bornstedt. It belongs to the enemble of palaces and gardens of Sanssouci Park, which is a...
Bornstedt Crown Estate - Wikipedia
Mannheim Palace
Mannheim Palace (German: Mannheimer Schloss) is a large Baroque palace in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It was originally the main residence of the Prince-electors of the Electorate of the...
Mannheim Palace - Wikipedia
Glienicke Palace
Glienicke Palace (German: Schloss Glienicke) is located on the peninsula of Berlin-Wannsee, near the Glienicke Bridge, on the B1 across from the Glienicke Hunting Lodge. It was designed by Karl F...
Glienicke Palace - Wikipedia
Karlsruhe Palace
Karlsruhe Palace (German: Karlsruher Schloss) was erected in 1715 by Margrave Charles III William of Baden-Durlach, after a dispute with the citizens of his previous capital, Durlach. The city of...
Karlsruhe Palace - Wikipedia
Herrenchiemsee
12°23′53″E / 47.86056°N 12.39806°E / 47.86056; 12.39806Herrenchiemsee is a complex of royal buildings on Herreninsel, an island in the Chiemsee, Bavaria's largest lake, 60...
Herrenchiemsee - Wikipedia
Neuburg Castle (Bavaria)
The Neuburg Castle (German: Schloss Neuburg) is a palace in Neuburg an der Donau, Upper Bavaria.
The original castle was built in the early Middle Ages by the Agilolfings. This was acquired by the...
Neuburg Castle (Bavaria) - Wikipedia
Charlottenhof Palace
Charlottenhof Palace or Charlottenhof Manor (German: Schloss Charlottenhof) is located southwest of Sanssouci Palace in Sanssouci Park at Potsdam, Germany. It is most famous as the summer residen...
Charlottenhof Palace - Wikipedia
Ludwigsburg Palace
Ludwigsburg Palace (German: Schloss Ludwigsburg) is a historical building in the city of Ludwigsburg (12 km north of Stuttgart's city centre), Germany. It is one of the country's largest Ba...
Ludwigsburg Palace - Wikipedia
City Palace, Berlin
The Berlin City Palace (German: Berliner Stadtschloss, Berliner Schloss or simply Stadtschloss) was a royal and imperial palace in the centre of Berlin, the historical capital of Prussia, and subs...
City Palace, Berlin - Wikipedia
Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe
Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe is a unique landscape park in Kassel, Germany. Art historian Georg Dehio (1850–1932), inspirator of the modern discipline of historic preservation, described the park as "p...
Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe - Wikipedia
Schloss Belvedere, Weimar
The Baroque Schloss Belvedere, Weimar on the outskirts of Weimar, is a pleasure-house (Lustschloss) built for house-parties, built in 1724-1732 to designs of Johann August Richter and Gottfried Heinri...
Schloss Belvedere, Weimar - Wikipedia
Bellevue Palace (Germany)
Bellevue Palace (Schloss Bellevue), located in Berlin's Tiergarten district, has been the official residence of the President of Germany since 1994. It is situated on the banks of the Spree river, nea...
Bellevue Palace (Germany) - Wikipedia
Schloss Favorite (Rastatt)
Schloss Favorite is a castle on the outskirts of Rastatt-Förch in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Built by Johann Michael Ludwig Rohrer between 1710 and 1730, it was a pleasure and hunting palace (Frenc...
Schloss Favorite (Rastatt) - Wikipedia
King's House on Schachen
The King's House on Schachen (German: Königshaus am Schachen) is a small castle (Schlösschen) at Schachen, Wetterstein mountain massif, about 10 km south of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, German...
King's House on Schachen - Wikipedia