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Address: Residenzplatz 4-6, 87435 Kempten, Bavaria, Germany

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cute rococo palace

The Residence of Kempten is one of the spectacular small residences which are scattered all over Germany. It consists of only 8 rooms, but vastly decorated in late baroque and... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2015
Matthias W
Geneva, Switzerland
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

The Residence of Kempten is one of the spectacular small residences which are scattered all over Germany. It consists of only 8 rooms, but vastly decorated in late baroque and rococo style. It is accessible by guided tour only (given on a regular schedule), which is given in German, but our guide translated the most important things in English as... More 

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Vedano al Lambro, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 239 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2014

We visited the residenz with my family during Easter holidays. You need a guided tour and the lady who showed su around was incredibly good... Only problem... The tour is only in German, so due to the limited knowledge of the language we could not enjoy all the details she was providing. Compared to the hurried Tours of the famous... More 

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Rehovoth, Israel
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Reviewed 21 June 2013

We went to visit the Residenz even though the tours are only in German, with a relative as a translator. The tour itself is not long (about 30 minuets) but has very informative and good explanations. You must have someone to translate for you if you don't know German. The rooms are very decorated and the history itself is interesting.... More 

1 Thank Amnonyarom
Albany, New York
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Reviewed 27 September 2012

This historic property is located in the heart of the city. Lovingly maintained and the grounds of the Residenz are a beautiful place to relax, walk and enjoy the gardens.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 247 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2012

It is a must when you are in Kempten ant afterwards have a nice cup of tea with a excellent cake at the the Residenz Cafe opposite

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