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Schwetzingen Castle

Schwetzingen Castle

Schwetzingen Castle is located in Schwetzingen, Baden-W├╝rttemberg region of Germany.

 

 

 

Location: Schwetzingen, Baden-W├╝rttemberg Map

Constructed: 18th century by Johann Wilhelm von der Pfalz

 

 

 

 

Description of Schwetzingen Castle

 

The construction of the Royal residence of Schwetzingen Castle started in 18th century during reign of Johann Wilhelm von der Pfalz. The estate replaced much older medieval castle that once stood here. Schwetzingen Castle became the official summer residence during reign of Electors Palatine Karl III Philip and Charles Theodore. Schwetzingen palace and surrounding gardens are open to the public. Each year Schwetzingen Festival of opera and classical music is celebrated on the location.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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