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“Great tour!!!!!”
Review of Neue Residenz

Neue Residenz
Ranked #9 of 55 things to do in Bamberg
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 26 May 2014

We were at the door when they opened at 9 ready for the tour which started at 915. we were the only 2 in the tour so she gave the tour in english which I guess is not the norm and what a lovely place took about 40 minutes and was very informative and pictures are permitted without the flash.

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Reviewed 9 May 2014

While we are not huge fans of visiting palaces as they all seem to look a bit the same, we appreciated the patience of the tour guide who delivered the tour in both German and English to accommodate my boyfriend.

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Reviewed 11 January 2014

You can only visit this place with a guide. What annoys me though is that even the guide could speak English, and in our group there were four English speakers vs. two German tourists, our guide wouldn't speak English at all. English speaking tourists were given a handout with very minimum explanations, and I couldn't help but feel jealous about the detailed explanations the two German tourists got, also it wasn't easy to wait for our guide to finish his explanations to the two Germans in those freezing rooms. Probably will visit again when my German is significantly improved.

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Reviewed 23 October 2013

This is one of the places where you have to follow a guide to get inside. Unlike other places we've been to, the guide does not speak much English so we couldn't ask any questions.
The palace itself is very interesting.

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Reviewed 30 September 2013

The tour of the Residenz is quite short and in German. Only a few rooms are available and contain fine furniture, paintings and tapestries. While the rooms are very grand, they are not outstanding. This is not really a priority attraction for visitors.

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