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The Fairy-Tale Road Sights

Stadtschloss (City Palace)

  • Schlossstr. 1 Map It
  • Fulda
  • Castle/Palace/Chateau
  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 11/15/2013

Fodor's Review

The city's grandest example of baroque design is the immense Stadtschloss, formerly the residence of the prince-bishops. The Fürstensaal (Princes' Hall), on the second floor, provides a breathtaking display of baroque decorative artistry, with ceiling paintings by the 18th-century Bavarian artist Melchior Steidl, and fabric-clad walls. The palace also has permanent displays of the Fulda was once known for, as well as some fine Fulda porcelain.

Also worth

seeing is the Spiegelsaal, with its many tastefully arranged mirrors. Pause at the windows of the Grünes Zimmer (Green Chamber) to take in the view across the palace park to the Orangery, a large garden with summer-flowering shrubs and plants.

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Sight Information

Address:

Schlossstr. 1, Fulda, 36037, Germany

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Phone:

0661-102–1813

Sight Details:

  • €3.50
  • Sat.–Thurs. 10–5, Fri. 2–5

Updated 11/15/2013

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