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Small Versailles in Augsburg.

This palace is something to be seen. From the outside you would not know what awaits you on the... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
Luc H
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Audio Guide!

I agree with all the positive reviews and won't go further into describing the museum. The palace... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2018
Genoa, Italy
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This palace was once visited by Marie Antoinette and funds are being raised for its restoration.
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Maximilianstrasse 46, 86150 Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
Innenstadt - St. Ulrich-Dom
+49 821 3244102
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 6, 2012

Interesting art display, nice rooms to look at - rokokosaal is lurid and a shock to see after the dark walls. Free entrance into the church next door.

3  Thank MrsBwasD
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Reviewed March 12, 2017

Blink and you will miss the ticket office on the right of the entry. Then it's not exactly evident where you find the fabulous room in all these photos. Sort of the back of an upper hall, with a guard/attendant seated in front of a...More

2  Thank CodyMav
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Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

This palace is something to be seen. From the outside you would not know what awaits you on the inside. Ask for the audio guide or personal guide to get all the details about the palace and it’s rooms.

Thank Luc H
Reviewed June 11, 2018

I agree with all the positive reviews and won't go further into describing the museum. The palace rooms were delightful to see and nicely curated. The Deutsche Barockgalerie (German Baroque Gallery) features 17th and 18th century art work. There is practically no English information regarding...More

1  Thank AnnArborMHT
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Called in to see the collection of German paintings but had the added delights of the architecture of the palace as well. The baroque section not as interesting as the other earlier works but some excellent portraits. The Cranach, Holbein, and Durer make it a...More

1  Thank John-Kaye5
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

Every castle is a eye catcher and amazing. I love the doors, the chandeliers, the rod iron stairway bannister and the beautiful reception or was it dance hall...great! The mirrors, the lamps...everything.

Thank Troopermini1
Reviewed February 2, 2018

Adored the architecture, very beautiful, a lot of amazing art on display also. Deceivingly large, has a lot to offer!

Thank MissMable17
Reviewed January 22, 2018

be warned that the outstanding paintings are at the very end of the exhibits so leave time for them. These are the Durers Holbeins etc in the Katerhine Church a separate building connected to the palace. The earlier rooms ontain other collections of well known...More

1  Thank simonrA6064FX
Reviewed January 2, 2018

Must have seen in Augsburg. wounderful rooms with chandeliers, ornate murals and more. Nice garden for relax after a long sightseeing tour...

Thank Andreas F
Reviewed August 31, 2017

beautiful building with a lot of rooms and paintings. On the 2nd floor there was a very interesting temporary exhibition about Russia. I would highly recommend to visit.

Thank szosznyusz
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

If you want to see as many Rococo masterpieces as possible, don't miss the ballroom at this palace. The rest is mostly mediocre art except for a nice Durer portrait. The ballroom makes it all worthwhile if you appreciate the style.

Thank S-Man283
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Great palace to visit. The enormous banquet hall lavishly decorated. Some good painting on second floor.

Thank Mark D
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