A Castle Surrounded by Water

May 5, 2016
IoGd6BABO0W5hKAIzghSTwNicknamed the “Neuschwanstein Castle of the North,” Schwerin Castle is uniquely located on an island in the city’s main lake, the Schweriner See. For centuries, the palace was the home of the dukes and grand dukes of the region, today it serves as the residence of the Mecklenburg- Western Pomerania state parliament. Regarded as the most important castle of Romantic Historicism in Europe, Schwerin Castle enchants visitors with its unique location, architecture as well as its 19th century paintings, furnishings and craftwork, which are displayed in the State Rooms. Click here to read more

Source: German National Tourist Office www.germany.travel
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