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Veitshochheim Schloss

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Address: Wurzburger Strasse, Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 931 355170
09:00 - 18:00
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Former summer residence of the prince bishops of Wurzburg

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... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wurzburg, Germany
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Wurzburg, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 271 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

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 an extension of two window axes and the representative second floor upstairs which was limited by four small corner towers. In 1753 the famous Balthasar... More 

1 Thank ralfkrueger2211
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44 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

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 even incorporated a ha-ha. Maybe it's still there. I guess the idea is that you fall... More 

Thank bilbybaggins
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

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 playing in the garden.Beautiful place to relax and unwind with your family.

Thank Bhumika147
Munich, Germany
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Such a lovely place to visit with your loved one, It's also a great place to visit when looking for inspiration.

Thank Adrian L
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This palace has one of the best gardens I have been too. The views from the gardens are worth the walking around.

Thank Jessica V
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138 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The gardens where in full bloom in July and very lovely. If you go up the steps and look back at the schloss you will get some awesome picture

Thank legend1836
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147 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The history here is wonderful and the town is quaint if you're in Wuerzburg for an extended visit. It's near the river with plenty of food options and history and of course wine!

Thank MrI-tie
Wurzburg, Germany
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17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015

perfect to visit on Sunday afternoon especially in summer. Statues, fountains as well as garden corridors. Just sit down in the sunshine and have a talk with several friends! Palace itself also deserve to have a glance.

Thank Erikkkkkkkkkka
Traralgon, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2015

We took the ferry downstream from Wurzburg to Veitshocheim and had an enjoyable afternoon in the town and of course visiting the Schloss. Extensive gardens really help to make this palace a photographers dream. The day we were there the palace itself was closed but the gardens alone made the visit worthwhile.

2 Thank DAVID M
Adelaide, Australia
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434 reviews
264 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2015

we did not visit the building but spent about 90 minutes wandering the gardens, one of the more interesting gardens I have seen in Germany, well worth the visit

1 Thank Paul h

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