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Ludwigsburg Palace (Residenzschloss)

Schlossstr. 30, 71634 Ludwigsburg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7141 182004
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Full-Day Tour of Ludwigsburg Palace and Monastery Maulbronn From Frankfurt
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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.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fairy tale” (31 reviews)
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Schlossstr. 30, 71634 Ludwigsburg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 7141 182004
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"english tour"
in 46 reviews
"fairy tale"
in 31 reviews
"gardens are beautiful"
in 10 reviews
"pumpkin soup"
in 5 reviews
"excellent tour"
in 7 reviews
"behind the scenes"
in 3 reviews
"english speaking"
in 3 reviews
"day trip"
in 9 reviews
"beautiful place to visit"
in 3 reviews
"hunting lodge"
in 3 reviews
"southern germany"
in 3 reviews
"fashion museum"
in 9 reviews
"stuttgart area"
in 6 reviews
"take pictures"
in 5 reviews
"lots of history"
in 3 reviews
"s bahn"
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"castle tour"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really beautiful palace with spectacular gardens! I definitely recommend taking the palace tour as its the only way you can go inside. They do offer the tour in English. The gardens and grounds were really stunning and there is a fantastic fairytale land play area...More

Thank kaylamahurley
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The palace contains a few specialised museums about pottery, sculpture, and fashion, an art gallery and state apartments. We had a Stuttgart Card so we could visit all areas and have a tour for free. As our visit was in November there was no garden...More

Thank Maltrueno
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The palace's main entrance is behind the Barock garden. They only have paid entry with tour groups in different languages. Best way is to precheck the website for preferred language. The next english tour was only an hour after i was there so just saw...More

Thank Aswathy J
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Visited on March 8, please note no heat in Palace interiors tour routes and one must dress in plenty of layers! We booked both English tours, King’s and Queen’s rooms. When buying both tours pay €7 + €3=€10 per person, a good deal than paying...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2018

The palace is simply beautiful,also have pumpkin fest being held where different farmers compete for the biggest grown pumpkins,there are two guided tours..one is German and English,palace has everything that a Kings residence should be, opulent, exquisite, and a sense of grandeur.

Thank Sanjeev G
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Reviewed January 16, 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....

Thank Randy P
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Reviewed January 6, 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

Thank Naveen K
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Reviewed December 3, 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 November 27, 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

Thank aakbba
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Reviewed November 26, 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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Angela837
November 26, 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
September 20, 2016|
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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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