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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 4 weeks ago
Statesville, North Carolina
Very nice

We took the required tour, (in German but with good written guide in English) and really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Naples, Florida
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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
Schlossplatz 1, 96450, Coburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
Thank kagatlin
Reviewed 9 October 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
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Reviewed 9 August 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
Thank Susanbunny_8
Reviewed 29 July 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
Thank 1982ARW
Reviewed 29 June 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
Thank Geoff A
Reviewed 19 June 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
Thank Irene A
Reviewed 12 June 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
Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 5 May 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
Thank sinorayo
Reviewed 22 April 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
1  Thank 30,19,882
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Look up tour times before arriving €14 For an Englishman, this was all very interesting at it was the home of the royal family of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, from where our Queen Victoria's husband Prince Albert came from. great history. The Palace is surprisingly grand and you...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank JDA55
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