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Christmas tour

My husband and I traveled to Germany to enjoy the Christmas markets and included Fussen in one of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lynn N
The Villages, Florida
Enlightening King Ludwig II Experience

My husband and I visited the museum on a solo trip exploring the life of King Ludwig II. I would... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
Marquette, Michigan
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Alpseestr. 27, 87645 Hohenschwangau, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8362 9264640
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I traveled to Germany to enjoy the Christmas markets and included Fussen in one of our stops. This museum down the hill from Neuschweinstein was enjoyable and very informative. They have lockers for storage of coats, etc. The handheld audio guides provided...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lynn N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit the Museum in combination with the castle Hohenschwangau. You can buy the combiticket at the museum!,! You don’t have to wait in line at the ticket center !! The museum shows based at a timetable over the centuries how the Bavarian Kings established and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

My husband and I visited the museum on a solo trip exploring the life of King Ludwig II. I would consider this site as essential in understanding his place in the list of Bavarian royals, and also for learning a bit about the other members...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is about a one hour walk through tour with pictures and hand held audio explanations. Very interesting. We bought this tour with the two castle tour package online in advance.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tom B
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I was tried but it was well worth it. To see the history always makes it better to enjoy. It was all done with headset audio. But neat to see.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

A smallish museum - NO bags of any size are allowed so you have to place them in lockers (EUR 1 coin required which is returned when you take your bags out). Unless you have an avid fascination for the Bavarian Royalty, it's not really...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Jo-C-72
Reviewed 26 August 2018

This museum is on lake Alpsee below the Royal castles of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau. The permanent exhibition shows the history of the Wittlebach dynasty and other Bavarian kings.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Peach P
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This museum left me more rather than less confused about Bavarian history, as it presents too much complex genealogy. However it has some beautiful individual pieces in and, importantly this summer, it is AIR CONDITIONED! :) The loos here are in a much better state...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

If you have time between your visits to the castles, you can visit this smallish museum. Not that interesting, more a pleasant time killer while your wait for your timed entry to the castles.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JasonMichaelJones
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We intended to visit this museum after visiting both castles (it was part of our collective ticket). However, when we entered they wouldn’t even allow me to take my very small purse in with me (while I can understand not allowing large backpacks into the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank austinfamilyof4
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Nicolas S
4 February 2018|
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Response from LivNic | Reviewed this property |
We went there in Sept and we popped in for an hour before our tours - say 10-11am and then went back there after from, say, 4-5pm. Just need to allow time to walk to the furthest castle. You can get a horse and cart but... More