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Ansbach Residenz

Promenade 27, 91522 Ansbach, Bavaria, Germany
+49 981 51243
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A grand old Palace with some beautiful rooms

We came across this building, though it’s not hard to miss it’s huge. But I first thought it was a... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2018
VangeInternational
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London, United Kingdom
Worst tour I have ever had anywhere

You cannot self tour- a tour guide is required. They do English tours only if no German guests are... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2018
catelisa48
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Lakewood Pierce County, Washington
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Promenade 27, 91522 Ansbach, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

We came across this building, though it’s not hard to miss it’s huge. But I first thought it was a council building but I entered in and found a museum of crockery and that they do tours of the old palace part that we took...More

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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

You cannot self tour- a tour guide is required. They do English tours only if no German guests are there. The man who was supposed to do our English tour was very nice. The woman who did our mandatory German tour was a nightmare (we...More

1  Thank catelisa48
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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

We were here close to an hour and the experience was awesome 😎. The tour guide was kind enough to conduct the tour in English as we were the only ones taking it on a Sunday afternoon. The portraits, the porcelain and also the carvings...More

Thank Advait S
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Reviewed December 15, 2017

This Residenz is not as fancy as many but it is still worth a day trip. The city of Ansbach is worth a couple hour tour.

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Reviewed May 21, 2017

Ansbach isn't a big town so the quality of the Residenz is surprising. See the stuffed horses in the basement and the porcelain chandelier in the throne room. Nice exterior too. Tours are available in German, but there is an English language written copy to...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2017

I stopped at Ansbach on my way to Rothenburg ob der Tauber and it is a beautiful town. The Orangery (of the Residenz) is now the main feature of a wonderful public park. I went on to the Residenz and went on a guided tour...More

Thank Lincoln1966
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Reviewed March 3, 2017

This was a very interesting and affordable tour. You need about 2 hours to thoroughly enjoy the tour plus the porcelain exhibit on the ground floor by the front desk. We were a party of 3, and our Tour Guide was happy to do a...More

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Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

Visiting the 'local' castle with friends from home, it was an overall enjoyable trip. During festivals and other events, one can find concerts, food stands, and merchants. Located in the city center, one is also free to roam the 'old city' and visit numerous business...More

Thank Kareem W
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Reviewed October 8, 2016

This was a rather easy place to find. The palace had nearly 30 rooms that we were led through on a German tour. Again while most of the group was enjoying the trivia and nuances of the tour I was stuck with an english text...More

Thank publiussulla
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Reviewed October 7, 2016

My girlfriend works in Ansbach , I traveled 1 Sep. till 22 Sep. to meet her. Really historic town with nice building, churches, beautiful nature, good weather in September and nice people. when you walking in Ansbach you feel good atmosphere in historical streets. There...More

Thank Mike83Kar
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