The Weimar Palace

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The Palace of in Weimar, sometimes called the Residenzschloss ( “Palace Residence” or “Dukes Residence”) and sometimes the Stadtschloss (“City Palace”), was once the principal residence of the Ernestine line of the House of Wettin in their Thuringian territories, or to put it another way, was the seat of the Dukes of Saxe-Weimar.  The palace’s construction underwent a turbulent history […]

Heidelberg Castle

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Schloss Heidelberg The World’s Best-Known Palace Ruins The red sandstone palace, the jewel of the Electoral Palatinate and the very incarnation of the picturesque romantic castle, towers majestically above the valley of the Neckar river.  The “Electoral” part of the small independent principality’s name,  the Electoral Palatinate, indicates that this small kingdom was one of […]

Hämelschenburg Castle

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Hamelschenburg Castle – Hämelschenburg Castle – Schloss Hamelschenburg – Schloss Hämelschenburg – Hamelschenburg Palace – Hämelschenburg Palace Near Hameln Germany Hämelschenburg Castle Today The palace, former farm buildings, mill and gardens are part of the so-called Rittergut Hämelschenburg (the Hämelschenburg Manor and Estates). The elaborate palace and other Renaissance buildings on the estate can no longer […]