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Nice museum

When waiting your visit time (guidance) for castle, you are able to visit and walk through small... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Helsinki, Finland
Very interesting artefacts

Here you find not only rare photos of the king and his family and his personal belongings, but also... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
Jerusalem, Israel
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Herreninsel, 83209, Herreninsel, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The museum is a part of Herrenchiemsee Palace. If you have a combo-ticket (11 euros) you can visit the museum before or after palace's visit. As you entre to welcoming hall of Grand Palace, look right - this is your entrance to museum. I really...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

When waiting your visit time (guidance) for castle, you are able to visit and walk through small, nice museum.

Thank heikkih722
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Loved this little gem. It’s free with your palace tour and worth the time. It’s very informative and well laid out. Many interesting pieces.

Thank Armando S
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is a very Nice little Museum about King Ludwig II, it is part of being in Chimsee, so it is not an attracting place, but part of the attraction

Thank Mohamed A
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Who was Ludwig II? Why did he keep building such opulent palaces? And what happened to him? These are some of the questions that the museum aims to answer, and it does it very well. We went into the museum before we did the tour...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

Here you find not only rare photos of the king and his family and his personal belongings, but also preserved furniture from his Munich palace and other beautiful things

Thank Zeituni
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I loved this museum. Loved the opportunity to see all the photos of Ludwig, his clothes (particularly his and his fiancée's fabulous matching cloaks but also his exquisite Christening robe) the original furniture and above all all the wonderful original sketches for the built palaces...More

Thank ajuliaw65
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The King Ludwig II Museum is attached to the Herrenchiemsee palace, and entry to a guided tour of the palace also grants access to this museum (within 6 months of that tour). I went after my tour of the palace to see the museum. Since...More

Thank SaschaRai
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We had done all three castle tours and did this after our tour. It was great to see some of the designs and items from those castle tours here. It had the history of Ludwig II. The best part was the ability to take pictures(without...More

Thank Mnako
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This small museum provides some background on King Ludwig of Bavaria. I learned that Ludwig was planning a fourth palace just to the west of Neuschwanstein, but died before construction could begin.

Thank Tom W
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