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Neue Bischofliche Residenz (New Episcopal Residence)

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Wonderful sight

The building is bright clear and clean. You can truly enjoy it from the Inn side with a bright blue... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
Munich, Germany
Interesting museum and view of Passau

Passau was a stop on our cruise down the Danube. This palace is a must visit. it is across the... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2016
Greer, South Carolina
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  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
15 May 2017
“Just behind the Famous Sankt Stephan Cathedral”
15 Nov 2016
“Wonderful sight”
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Residenzplatz, Residenzpl Passau, Bavaria, Germany
+49 851 3930
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

Very nice palace of the bishop. Great to see its ornamentation and sculptured subjects. The outside courtyard is clean and welcoming.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

The building is bright clear and clean. You can truly enjoy it from the Inn side with a bright blue sky!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Guilljea
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I love that the "new" residence is from the 1700's. Tremendous Residence. Impressive from the outside, it fills the square.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank MikeN660
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Passau was a stop on our cruise down the Danube. This palace is a must visit. it is across the Danube from Passau, high above the city. There is a decent museum and places to look over Passau. A shuttle will take one up and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately I didn't get up close to see this place , but from where we stood, the view up to this place was gorgeous . Another well maintained building. Funny little painted in lower Windows.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank karenm642
Reviewed 23 September 2015

We learned that the "Old" Residence (Alte Bischofliche Residenz) sits high atop the hill with the Vista Oberhaus Fortress. It is, indeed, very old. However, it is the "New" Residence (circa early 1700's) that is located in the town near the Cathedral. Note also that...More

Date of experience: July 2015
4  Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 15 September 2015

The Library on second floor has some great art, definitely should be on your walking tour of Passau. The square is also nice and gives you a nice view of the rear of St Stephan's.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank hogatola
Reviewed 20 April 2015

This pastel colored plaster building has lots of ornate plaster work, as well as statues lining the roof line. Called the new bishops house even though it was built in the 1700s because it replaced the old bishops house. Did not go in as the...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank laculturevulture
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