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Veitshochheim Schloss, Wurzburg

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Historic Site
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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  • 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 »
  • Beautiful castle with one of the best looking garden in the vicinity. I have been here with my family and children( my nephews & niece). We spent time in the garden walking around and children loved p...  more »
  • Beautifully styled Rococo Castle just outside Wurzburg, after visiting the city we stopped here for a nice walk in his garden.
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  • Beautiful gardens
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  • Was only in the Garten...noch not in the Castle. .Aber very impressive mansion...
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  • Small and fine, very beautiful rococo garden
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  • It's just very nice.
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