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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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  • Never has a tour failed to meet our expectations as much as this. We feel ripped off. There is too little to see and it was really boring so we skimmed through quickly and were out in less than five m...  more »
  • Museum. Contains objects, costumes and story of King Maximilian II and your son, King Louis. The father had the lion as inspiration and the son the Swan.
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  • We went here as part of a ticket combo with the castle. Because we did the castle and the hike, we were pretty tired so we went through this pretty quickly. Lots of good displays and information but y...  more »