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Big square front of the palace

The Residenzplatz, aka square, is front of the South German Baroque style Residenz, a big palace... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Helsinki, Finland
Remember to join the guided tour when visiting Residenzplatz

We joined the English guided tour and listened to the stories behind the scene. This helped us a... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Residenzplatz, aka square, is front of the South German Baroque style Residenz, a big palace that was completed 1744 and heavily damaged in bombing 1945. Front of the palace is Frankoniabrunnen, which was revealed 1894. Highly recommend to visit the palace (Unesco world heritage...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 1, 2019

Very nice place with a great view of the residence. The Park of the Residenz was very nice. Take your time and walk through the park.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gevge
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Not really sure why this has a listing separate than the fountain, but it is an old stone parking lot you walk through to see the fountain. Not really a draw by itself.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018

We had a lovely guided tour and would thoroughly recommend. We had a lovely Irish guide who kept us entertained.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SandyFord16
Reviewed July 29, 2018

We joined the English guided tour and listened to the stories behind the scene. This helped us a lot to understand more about the drawings on the wall and also some special details that you wouldn't notice if just walking around on you own. you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BenP165
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We were able to take a guided tour in English and loved learning the history of the home (and the tour guide was funny!). The artwork and architecture are exquisite throughout the restored parts of the residence. Don’t skip the chapel - it is beautiful!...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

The splendid approach is a foretaste of the fabulous grounds with sculptured trees, manicured lawns and fountains. From the front of Residenzplatz you can catch a small train for a guided city tour or join a wine cellar your. This is a must visit place...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Barolo2004
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Perhaps the most impressive landmark in the city. Even if you choose to stay outside, take the chance to have a picnic on the square, and enjoy the view around.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ana_L_23
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

This is a must to visit in Wurzburg. The views are impresive and the place of high cultural and historical value

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank luisrB9029AJ
Reviewed March 1, 2018

a magnificent place that says alot about history and culture in Germany.. a master piece in architecture and art.. the chapel is amazing and the gardens are soooo beautiful.. reminds of the glory and beauty in Italian palaces as well as Versaille and Buckingham.. a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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