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Museum of the Bavarian Kings, Hohenschwangau

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History Museum Museum
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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  • Opened in 2011, this is a sleek, modern and nicely designed museum. Displays are accompanied by information in both German and English, though audio guides are also available. It costs €11 at the mome...  more »
  • We visited the museum after the two castles and it really added to the visit by answering a lot of our lingering questions about the family, their history and links to other European royalty. There ar...  more »
  • Is Museum is very convenient to visit while waiting for the castle tours. It is a good history of the family Dynasty through the early 20th century. Has most regional, Dynasty museums gives a lot of j...  more »