Neues Schloss Meersburg

Meersburg New Palace

Meersburg, Germany

The New Palace crowns the city silhouette of Meersburg high above Lake Constance. The representative residence of the Prince-Bishops began to be built in 1710 and since then has lost none of its beauty today. The staircase with its statues and its ornate ceiling paintings is particularly impressive. A tour through the private rooms, state apartments and hall of mirrors with the many exhibits on display provides a fascinating insight into the life of the Prince-Bishops in the 18th century. For a perfect end to a day at the residential palace, visit the Baroque gardens.

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1st April – 1st November
daily, 9:30am–6pm

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Sat, Sun and public holiday 12am–5pm 

Recommended time
90 Minutes
Price
Adults
6.00 €

Bodensee Card PLUS
One-time free admission with the Bodensee Card PLUS

Kids
3.00 €

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One-time free admission with the Bodensee Card PLUS

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Attractions

Guided city tour in Meersburg at Lake Constance

Guided tour of Meersburg

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