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Ludwigsburg Palace (Residenzschloss)

Schlossstr. 30, 71634 Ludwigsburg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7141 182004
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One of Europe's largest baroque residences and surrounded by splendid gardens, the palace hosts three museums, many concerts, theater, and exhibitions.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fairy tale” (33 reviews)
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Schlossstr. 30, 71634 Ludwigsburg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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"english tour"
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"fairy tale"
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"gardens are beautiful"
in 10 reviews
"pumpkin soup"
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"excellent tour"
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"behind the scenes"
in 3 reviews
"formal gardens"
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"day trip"
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"castle tours"
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"english speaking"
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"beautiful place to visit"
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"s bahn"
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"hour tour"
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"southern germany"
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"hunting lodge"
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"fashion museum"
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

I guess this depends on how many castles or palaces you may have seen. If you are just starting out, it will be impressive. If you have seen several, well....

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This is one of the palace which is preserved in original form. Lots of history... Few observations.. 1. Lots of antiques are under renovation or preservation during this time.. There are two guided tours..one is German and English.. German tour starts with queens palace and...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

An amazing Palace. Very ornate . Only with guided tour though.will explain and still in good condition . The art collection is ok. Love the ceramic museum.

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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

A very large amazing palace! Was not damaged during WWII, which is great news for this region of Germany, since it was a heavy industrial area and up to 75% of the cities were seriously damaged. I studied German for over 20 years, but now...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Went there on the day when pumpkin fest was being held where different farmers compete for the biggest grown pumpkins and it was a delight to witness this fest. The palace has been converted into a museum and is rich in exquisite paintings and antiques....More

Thank Abhimanyu D
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Visited here for the annual Pumpkin Fest. The palace is simply beautiful. It is loaded with beautiful antiques and paintings, but it is by no means gaudy. There are tours in English for 7 Euro. Unfotunately no photography. The grounds are beautiful with gardens and...More

Thank Russ S
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely autumn walk around Schloss Ludwigsburg grounds during the exhibition. Gourds everywhere, pumpkin sculptures and structures, as well as a display of all types of squashes, gourds and pumpkins. Definitely fun family outing. Food can be bought or bring your own and picnic. There are...More

Thank cob2
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Outstandingly fun. Everything pumpkins. . .displays, food, artisan jams, spirits. Nothing will make you smile and enjoy cooler days than to see the incredible displays at the Pumpkin festival. Coupled with the burst of color from the trees and flowers as well as the amazing...More

Thank Stacey R
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is a huge palace, with extensive grounds and several museums. You do have to take a tour to see the interior. Thankfully there are far fewer stairs than at many castles. Due to its large size, two different tours are offered, though you can...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I visited the castle together with three friends in April. It was Saturday and we got a guided tour inside the castle. We have listened the history of the castle it was more than very interesting. The guide was excellent and in a very good...More

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Angela837
26 November 2016|
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Response from Michael N | Reviewed this property |
Pick fairy garden if your son is young. If not either King or Queens tour
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Nicole B
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Response from spiky007 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can reach by public transportation deutsch bahn train to the city center, from there you need to walk about 10 minutes to the location. A big area need 4 to 6 hrs stay.
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