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Visiting the childhood town of a friend was a delight. How could we leave town and drive back to... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2018
morewierd
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Boulder, Colorado
This is a fine location for a relaxing afternoon!

Ludwigslust, almost out of the world is a wonderful castle. The Schlosscafee is well designed and... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Puffinman
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Berlin, Germany
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Schloss Ludwigslust, 19288, Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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Reviewed 16 November 2018

Visiting the childhood town of a friend was a delight. How could we leave town and drive back to Hamburg without visiting the palace. It was a joyful wandering......there is a room with fabulous paintings ......and quietly appreciated without the hoardes of tourists. There has...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank morewierd
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We came across Ludwigslust quite by accident while meandering through Germany. We stopped for lunch and walked over to the palace. It is a beautiful late baroque chateau set in a fantastic garden. The chateau and grounds are open to visitors. Walking in the grounds...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KjellOG
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Ludwiglust Palace or Castle is a beautiful baroque palace in the north of Germany. The palace itself is beautiful but the history is even more interesting. Duke Friedrich built it from 1772 to 1776 but first built the Church which faces the palace in 1765-1770....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Still in the process of being lovingly renovated but there is already a lot to see in this lovely palace. Staff is friendly and eager to answer questions

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Ludwigslust, almost out of the world is a wonderful castle. The Schlosscafee is well designed and it combines the old hunting areas of the monarchy with modern architecture. The service is friendly and the cake from the bakery just delicious. The tour is worth to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Puffinman
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Loved this place. A nicely maintained palace with friendly staff and you are allowed a self guided tour, my fave. The rooms are period and some are quite richly decorated. We spent a bit over an hour touring the palace and then had some soup...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

We came to Ludwigslust to do family history research, and were pleasantly surprised to find this lovely palace. We arrived on a Monday and both the palace and records office were closed, so we spent several relaxing hours in the stunning baroque gardens. The canal...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Julianne S
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Ludwigslust Palace was a disappointment. Most times, historical places of interest will "preserve history" as the cornerstone of the attraction and draw for tourists. Unfortunately, Ludwigslust Palace is focused on preserving the wallpaper. The interior is not original with very limited furnishings of the period...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank 323ToPo
Reviewed 6 November 2015

The Schloss is not as interesting as the Schloss at Schwerin but even so it well worth visiting. In good weather the grounds and gardens landscaped in a naturalistic style would be the highlight of any visit. The cafe in the Schloss is also recommended...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank MikeWells90
Reviewed 18 August 2015

All the interesting facts during the guided tour about all the interesting people who wandered about this palace so long ago come a bit too quick to get an image of who was doing what where when why and with whom. But keep walking through...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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