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Museum of the Bavarian Kings, Hohenschwangau
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Explore the history of King Ludwig II through objects, stories, and interactive media stations at Museum of the Bavarian Kings, just below the Neuschwanstein Castle. You'll see the travel kit of King Maximilian II, the entire collection of royal porcelain, and the original coat of King Ludwig II. The Hall of the Royal Castles presents the history and lineage of the Bavarian monarchy, while offering a view of the Hohenschwangau castle and the lake Alpsee. If you're also visiting the Neuschwanstein castle, save money with a combo ticket. Arrange to visit Museum of the Bavarian Kings and other attractions in Hohenschwangau using our Hohenschwangau itinerary builder.
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  • ... ... What if the weather is bad and you have to wait to ascend to one of the castles, may be worth it, otherwise not ... I just don't get that much
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  • Nice Museum to visit, but not great like the castles that surround it. Placed in front of a beautiful Lake, and next to the restaurant. Obligation to put handbags and backpacks in lockers.
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  • You can learn more about which it was monarchy of Bavaria. There are impressive pieces and the view from the Museum will leave you breathless. Preferred
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