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Königliches Schloss Berchtesgaden Museum

Königliches Schloss Berchtesgaden Museum Review

The last royal resident of the Berchtesgaden abbey, Crown Prince Rupprecht (who died here in 1955), furnished it with rare family treasures that now form the basis of this permanent collection. Fine Renaissance rooms exhibit the prince's sacred art, which is particularly rich in wood sculptures by such great late-Gothic artists as Tilman Riemenschneider and Veit Stoss. You can also visit the abbey's original, cavernous 13th-century dormitory and cool cloisters.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Schlosspl. 2, Berchtesgaden, 83471 | Map It
  • Phone: 08652/947–980
  • Cost: €9.50 with tour
  • Hours: Mid-May–mid-Oct., Sun.–Fri., 10–noon and 2–4; mid-Oct.–mid-May, Sun.–Fri., 11–2
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  • Location: Berchtesgaden
Updated: 11-26-2013

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