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Festetics Palace, Keszthely

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Learn about the aristocratic lifestyle of the 18th and 19th centuries at Festetics Palace. This Baroque palace houses 18 original or reconstructed rooms, an aristocratic private library, and a stable block with a collection of coaches and carriages. The rooms' interior design has remained intact since the 1880s. Stop at one of the most significant areas in the palace, the oak staircase, to see the original family portrait gallery. The palace also features a hunting museum with one of Europe's largest model railway exhibits. A naturalistic landscape park in the English fashion surrounds the palace. Festetics Palace is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Keszthely Edition.
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  • Last time I was here in 2000, having our long weekend holiday in Vonyarcvashegy we decided to visit Keszthely and its amazing palace. It was still really nice for me. We had a nice walk inside the gar...  more »
  • Very nice castel and large park around - getting good background about living style of the Noble at former times here on landside area - far away from capital. And city centre with pedestrian area jus...  more »
  • Visiting the palace is a must when in Keszthely. It's very centrally situated, so easy to find, and very reasonably priced. The rooms are all carefully arranged with information pamphlets in both Hung...  more »