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Museum of the Bavarian Kings

Alpseestr. 27, 87645 Hohenschwangau, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8362 9264640
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Modern Museum, Nicely Designed

Opened in 2011, this is a sleek, modern and nicely designed museum. Displays are accompanied by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TeaAndToffee
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Lancashire, United Kingdom
Very interesting complement to the castles

We visited the museum after the two castles and it really added to the visit by answering a lot of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pipnkent
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Greater Accra, Ghana
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Alpseestr. 27, 87645 Hohenschwangau, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 8362 9264640
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Opened in 2011, this is a sleek, modern and nicely designed museum. Displays are accompanied by information in both German and English, though audio guides are also available. It costs €11 at the moment for an adult ticket, which I feel is a little on...More

Thank TeaAndToffee
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the museum after the two castles and it really added to the visit by answering a lot of our lingering questions about the family, their history and links to other European royalty. There are great exhibits including jewelry, gifts, clothing, art and more....More

Thank pipnkent
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Is Museum is very convenient to visit while waiting for the castle tours. It is a good history of the family Dynasty through the early 20th century. Has most regional, Dynasty museums gives a lot of jewellery, military items & pictures of family members.

Thank petec525
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The entrance fee was included in the swan ticket option which we bought. Beautiful and informative history on the royal families of Bavaria. The history was just amazing with a sad ending that intrigued me. About 45-1 hour to go through if you listen to...More

1  Thank Jaderey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This museum gives good insight into Bavarian history, and is full of beautiful objects. The audio guide is very good. No pictures are allowed.

Thank Alm0stReady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As we entered the museum we were greeted by a very nasty older women with short dark hair who actually screamed at me for looking at a large potted planted that sat in front of the desk. It was a beautiful plant I was only...More

Thank mkuinlan
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Small and very nice museum. 1-2 hours or more depending on how much you deepen into history. Pictures can be taken

Thank Carlos A
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Visited with family. Many questions from our kids. We enjoyed the visit and the presentation. In 30 minutes we had a great overview of the history of Bavarian kings

Thank Thanassis P
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

A must see, if you are interested in the Bavarian history in the area of Schloss Neuschwanstein and King Ludwig the II of Bavaria. The two castle and the museum are located in fantastic surroundings at the foothills of the Alps. Take a full day...More

Thank Timo Noe D
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Ticket for the museum is included in the Swan Ticket we bought online. We did not have a high expectation before we go. But the audio guide tour of the museum is actually pretty informative. You will know a lot of things about the Bavarian...More

Thank jingzilian
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