Nymphenburg palace and its park were already known throughout Europe in the 18th century. As a summer residence it was once a refuge for the Munich court.
How does a canary-yellow bathroom become part of the Munich city palace?
Schloss Blutenburg in the west of Munich once served as a hunting lodge and was first mentioned in a document in 1432.
The magnificent Schleißheim palaces just in the north of Munich, are considered to be among the most beautiful Baroque buildings in Germany.
In Munich there are several fantastic monuments to admire. Where they are and what makes them so special: an overview.
Immerse yourself in the world of the fairytale king!
Versailles in the middle of Bavaria – visit Bavaria's largest lake and its islands, including a palace and an abbey.
King Ludwig II of Bavaria, also known as the Fairytale King, built palaces and devices that were visionary. Here are just five of his amazing inventions.
King Ludwig II built his fairytale castle Neuschwanstein in order to withdraw from public life. Things turned out differently.
The perfect insight into the life of Bavaria’s Fairytale King: Linderhof Palace was Ludwig II’s favourite place where he spent most of his time.
The Fairytale King's most magnificent building: on Herreninsel in Lake Chiemsee, King Ludwig II created a second Versailles in 1878.
Munichs official visitor cards at a glance.
The Marstallmuseum in Schloss Nymphenburg palace is home to a splendid collection of over forty antique coaches, sleighs and gala carriages.
The collection of precious items on show at the Schatzkammer at Munich’s Residenz palace is one the best examples of its type in the world.
Since the middle of the 18th century, the finest porcelain has been crafted purely by hand in Nymphenburg.
In a nutshell: the most important sights at a glance.