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. See Museum of the Bavarian Kings and all Hohenschwangau has to offer by arranging your trip with our Hohenschwangau vacation planner.
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  • August 16, 2017
    There is an amazing story to be learned here, following the fantastic lineage of the Bavarian royalty. I am something of a history buff and was amazed to learn so many details of the intertwining that...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    Museum interesting from a historical point of view. Quite challenging if you visited with children, who are still provided a kit game. Our visit with audioguide in Italian was satisfactory.
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  • August 15, 2017
    I recommend that you take a quick tour of this museum between the tours to the castles in the area. I can be done in 15 min. If you wish to read all the information on the posters much longer. Not a f...  more »

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