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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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  • In Keszthely is the Palace and park ensemble of the graph Feshteticha. Construction of the 18 century. Modeled on the farmstead of the French nobility. Very luxurious complex. Inside the concerts of operetta.
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  • Definitely worth a visit, a very well maintained both externally and internally as also related to the furniture, even the garden, there is also a collection of carriages and interesting collection of hunting trophies, amazing display of model trains that move in an enormous Hall with play stations, countries, viaducts, galleries of perfect realism, fascinating for both children and adults.
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  • Very beautiful castle with nice Park, absolutely inviting, especially when the weather is best. A picture-perfect backdrop for photo enthusiasts.
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