The Hofburg was right in the old town not far from the Golden Roof. Worth a visit as it is beautiful inside and outside. Halls were beautiful but won't take long to complete the tour
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The palace is a spectacular place. Lots and lots of really nice Habsburg family portraits and the frescoes in the grand ballroom were beautiful. The furniture and clothing displays were very interesting. I'm a history buff and had read a couple of books about the...More
There are some beautiful rooms to see at this palace but it is disappointing to not be permitted to take photos. Plenty of interesting facts about the royal family.
...if you had visited similar palaces before, lets say just in Austria, like Hofburg in Vienna or Residenz in Salzburg, you'd fine this one nothing special. But it's still wort a visit, it will take you about an hour. It's mostly Habsburg history...
We visited this palace to complete the trifecta that is the Hofburg in Vienna, Schonnbrunn and this palace. While not as richly furnished as the other two it was still a large and well adorned/frescoed palace. Tour comes with an audio guide but there are...More
Very interesting audio tour in english. Fantastic decor and some furnishings. Lots of history. I was there in August which is a busy time, but because it is so large it did not feel that busy and a very short queue for tickets, 5 minutes....More
The building is beautiful from outside, although at the time we visited in July, there was some construction/ restoration going on around the vicinity. The entrance ticket is not expensive and there is discount available for teens ( or free, I don't recall). The lady...More