Schwetzingen Castle (Schloss), Schwetzingen

Categories: Gardens, Castles, Nature & Parks, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web
Schwetzingen Castle (Schloss), built in its current form in the first half of the 18th century, was once the summer residence of Electors Palatine Karl III Philip and Charles Theodore. Take a guided tour of the palace to get a sense of court life in the 1700s. Wander through the ornate rooms and admire the period furniture. Step outside to explore the spacious grounds. In addition to its variety of plant species, the garden is home to more than 100 sculptures and several interesting buildings, including the temple of Apollo, a bathhouse, aviary, and mosque. Relax with a glass of wine at the onsite restaurant. Our Schwetzingen vacation generator makes visiting Schwetzingen Castle (Schloss) and other Schwetzingen attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Castle Garden is worth a visit and you can spend 2-3 hours well loose. The Palace tour was okay. The castle is not as nice from the inside from outside, rather something oppressive and corny, because the leading Mannheim worth think we are more.
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  • We did a little to in the city as part of our tour and the city left us speechless, is small but cozy. The streets adorned with flowers and the view from the spectacular castle. Celebrating the October fest on Sunday that we were so in the squares had music and food.
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  • Schwetzingen may not be that well known to travelers. It is a neat city to visit, easy to get around, plenty of pedestrian areas and shops as well as restaurants. The castle was the main attraction fo...  read more »
  • Nett und schön
  • A very beautiful castle gardens
  • Unique garden
  • Beautifully maintained gardens and awesome theatre the rokokotheater.
  • Very beautiful place
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