Würzburg Residence, Wurzburg
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See the world's largest ceiling fresco at Würzburg Residence, the majestic residence of the prince-bishops of Würzburg. Constructed in the early 18th century, the palace combines aspects of French chateau and Viennese Baroque architecture. The fresco is above the palace's grand royal staircase. You can wander through the Imperial Hall with its stucco sculptures, colorful murals, and gold ornamentation. Although you must pay to enter the palace, you can roam the tranquil residence gardens free of charge. This site is on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Plan to see Würzburg Residence and other attractions that appeal to you using our Wurzburg trip planner .
Würzburg Residence Reviews
A very gorgeous view, and there is parking right at the plaza, which makes The it very convenient for us traveling with two kids. more »
allein die eingangshalle mit stiegenhaus und dem riesigen deckengemälde muss man gesehen haben. die räume sind nach dem krieg originalgetreu restauriert worden. ich kann eine besichtigung sehr empfehl... more »You must have seen only the entrance hall with staircase and the huge ceiling paintings. the space after the war faithfully restored. I highly recommend a visit!
Amazing views, wonderful architecture, and plenty of fascinating history. We thoroughly enjoyed our time visiting the location and exploring. Lots of great photos and memories. We would happily return and spend a day. Winter time was great for us.
Beautiful place. There's a small entrance fee (6.50€ for students, probably more for adults) which includes a tour, but you should check beforehand the timing and language that it would be done in. You're not allowed to take photos of the inside. Might not be worth the price though if you are not the type to appreciate architecture or museums. However, the large outdoor garden is a free for all and would look quite pretty in the summer.
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