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The Residenz

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This palace served as the home for Würzburg's powerful prince-bishops during the Enlightenment and is known for its extravagant artistic design and Baroque architecture.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Residenzplatz 2, 97070 Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 931 355170
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a beautiful building, lots to see. Well restored after much was destroyed. The rooms are quite eye-catching & worth a visit.

Thank Chris_JNP
Reviewed 5 days ago

Much of this had been destroyed in the war but has been lovingly and opulently restored. Some of the rooms were more basic with a small exhibition. No photos allowed!

Thank abp502
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can park in huge lot in front of the building. Don’t forget to pay at one of the machines on the outskirts of the lot before you leave. The Residenz has English speaking tours. We were early for the scheduled tour so we wondered...More

Thank gradysdad1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had read that the Residenz was spectacular, but I was not prepared for how beautiful it really was. Highly recommend taking a guided tour, because the guides are able to explain what you are looking at, and they will further enhance what you are...More

Thank Alexander N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Resident is worth the visit. Saying that it could take a page from Hampton Court on how to display such a magnificent residence by giving visitors a beneath stairs view as well as an above stairs view. We took the English language tour. I...More

Thank DiningStar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was rebuild after WWII and it looks the same like before. The movie „The Three Musketeer 2011“ was shot here. Could say that it‘s one of the most beautiful residenz in Germany.

Thank Krisna T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful palace. Unfortunately only a small part of it is on view. The main staircase with the ceiling painted by Tiepolo, the White Hall and the Imperial Hall are fabulous. It's a pity photography was not allowed. Our guide was very knowledgeable.

1  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our tour of the Residence Palace in Wurzburg. The palace is quite ornate inside and the gardens are beautiful. Worth a stop on the Romantic Road.

Thank mbdonley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a little "Heaven on Earth" visiting this fascinating building with architecture and ceiling fresco, etc. etc. Most amazing interior that I have ever experienced - breathtaking to say the least. The money and time that was invested into the detail, sure came from many...More

1  Thank sporty442
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very nice old Castle compound in the city centre of Wuerzburg, a German old town be stopped on our trip from Munich to Frankfurt

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agadew
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Response from jeffreybose | Reviewed this property |
There’s a large parking lot inside the main entrance.
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agadew
27 June 2018|
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Response from kjensw | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is big parking lot right in front of the building.
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Martha M
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Response from TharinduKande | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I cannot be much helpful in this question, sorry !!!
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