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Veitshochheim Schloss, Wurzburg

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Marvel at refined Baroque facades and tour elegant period rooms at Veitshochheim Schloss, a stately mansion on the right bank of the Main River. Completed in 1682, this summer palace of the prince-bishops of Wurzburg was enlarged in 1753 by the famous German military architect Balthasar Neumann. The elaborate interior with lacquered wooden floors will take you back to post-Napoleonic Europe. Take a stroll in the Rococo garden with many ponds and waterworks, and over 200 sandstone sculptures of deities, animals, and allegorical figures. Using our online itinerary creator, Wurzburg attractions like Veitshochheim Schloss can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • I went in June and the schloss and ist gardens on a sunny morning were at their best the roses were to take away your breath well worth a visit  more »
  • You will find the beginnings of the castle in the ground floor. Between 1680 until 1682 they built a hall with five arcades. This hall served as a protection place behind the hunting. Later followed a...  more »
  • It was long ago on a fine day that I went on a boat trip for a tour to Veitshöchheim along the Main River or should I say the river Main? It was a pleasure to walk around the gardens that at the time ...  more »
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  • amazing , lovely garden
  • Beautiful park, castle tour possible, very romantic, as wedding pictures location super.
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  • Leadership in the Castle knapp - unwanted question in the back. Staff unfriendly to unmotivated
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  • The Castle and the Park are a feast. A trip to the relax and the soul of air, that I can recommend it to anyone.
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  • Very beautiful garden.
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