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“Beautiful palace”
Review of Festetics Palace

Festetics Palace
Ranked #1 of 27 things to do in Keszthely
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

The palace is beautiful and there's a lot to see and learn about it. The guided tour is interesting although sometimes difficult to understand due to the acoustics of the halls.

The garden is huge and also very nice, must see.

Thank Tamas K
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

It´s a nice baroque building, with a neat park around it. The exhibition is not too big, and at the end there´s an interactive part about the history of the castle and the family it used to belong to.

Thank Flora P
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

A beautiful place to relax ... the castle belongs to absolutely amazing museum of hunting !!! This must be seen !!!

Thank Štěpánka R
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Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Big historical monument in a definitely good shape, and six different exhibitions included. Good program also with kids, but needs half if a day. The castle in Keszthely was built and used by 7 generations of family Festetics. They were Lords and investors also with interesting in sciences, that can you see everywhere. Castle is renewed, with lots of original furniture, paintings and carpets and with an unimaginable historical library. Beautiful big garden. Palm house. Exhibition about horses, coaches, hunting, guns and wild animals and model railway. Every information are available in Hungarian, English and German. Restrooms are clear. You can organise your visit: there are different combined tickets. Recommended.

Thank András R
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Reviewed July 25, 2017

Keszthely palace could be reached from the main touristic area (beach) by feet. The complex exists of small front park, palace itself (ensemble of buildings) and cultivated park behind the main entrance, designed mostly in english manner. Small cafe in the building, park with many photographic spots.

Thank rastokirn
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