Wittumspalace Weimar

The Wittumspalace in Weimar is a Citypalace which was build from 17671769 for Barom Johann Jakob of Fritsch, Minister and Privy Councilor in Weimar. After the Citxpalace burned down the  Dowager Duchess Anna Amalia of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach lived there from May 1774. She bouvght it in 1775. After she moved in Duchess Anna Amalia had the…

Gödöllö Castle

During my recent stay in Budapest this summer i ofcourse also made a trip to Gödöllo Castle which is located outside of Budapest. The Castle was built until 1645 gor the hungarian Count Antal Grassalkovich who was a conmfidant of Empress Maria Theresia, Queen of Hungary.  It weas buolt a a 3wing Castle with Innercourt.…

A very special Tour at Bronnbach Monastery

Yesterday i made a very special Tour at Bronnbach Monastery. The Tour was guided by none other then HSH Fürst Alois-Konstantin zu Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg. The Monastery had come in the posession of the Pricnely Family after the Secuulariation in 1806. In 1986 it was sold to the Main-Tauber county. It was among others used by them as…

Rüdenhausen Castle

The Castle in Rüdenhausen dates back to the year 1258. At that time it belonged to the Family Castel.. Later it was in the posession of different families but in 1533 it came back into the psession of the Counts of Castell. The expanded the Castle and from 1597 it bwecame the residence of the…