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Parking is a bit of a problem

If you drive here, and are lucky enough to arrive while the theatre across the park from the castle... read more

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We were able to take the English tour. We learned a great deal about the history of the area and... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2018
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It was the city residence of the dukes of Coburg from 1547 to 1918. Splendid chambers, the living rooms of Queen Victoria, the large hall, Gobelin room, red room, throne room, palace chapel, royal living rooms with precious furniture, and numerous...more
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you drive here, and are lucky enough to arrive while the theatre across the park from the castle has a performance, then you can park for free....but once the theatre performance is over you better move your car or get locked in! The castle...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 16, 2018

We were able to take the English tour. We learned a great deal about the history of the area and its rulers. The rooms were well kept with many beautiful artifacts and pieces of art.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank kagatlin
Reviewed October 9, 2018

We took the required tour, (in German but with good written guide in English) and really enjoyed the palace. Great art, tapestries, wonderful ceilings.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank cordyroy
Reviewed August 8, 2018

I have to admit, I am a huge royal family fan, and I have a very kind husband who will basically go wherever I drag him. So while traveling from Dresden to Rothenburg of course we are going to stop at Prince Albert's boyhood home!...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Susanbunny_8
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Rude and unhelpful shouted that the tour was full. Avoid. Go to Coburg castle instead if you have time.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 29, 2018

It's worth a trip through this house, 5 mins walk from the town square: it's combination of state rooms and interesting details that pepper this tour - early plumbing, sumptuous plaster-fittings, a meditation corner, a playable 200-year-old French piano and paintings of all the royals...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Geoff A
Reviewed June 19, 2018

If you visit Coburg this must be on your list. A lovely palace right in the centre of town , so easy to reach. Guided tours are available in English and last for approximately one hour. Buy the combination ticket for 13 euros which also...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

Such a beautiful royal palace- right in the middle of the Coburg! Tours at the top of each hour are only in German, but there is an English booklet that is informative. The private rooms are just exquisite, and the Hall of Giants is breathtaking!...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Impressive castle with a long history. To recommend for all who take an interest in the house of Sachsen-Coburg and Gotha. Take a guided tour to get the most of out of your visit. We had a very pleasant and knowledgeable guide.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

We went to Schloss Ehrenburg on a Saturday for the 5pm tour. The young tour guide was very knowledgeable and passionate, throwing lots of jokes into the tour. (They were in German, which we don’t understand, but it was still nice). We were offered sheets...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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