Main information:


Leaflets – free download (PDF-files)


Picture: Leaflet "Neuschwanstein Castle"

Neuschwanstein Castle


Picture: Leaflet "King Ludwig II and his castles"

King Ludwig II
and his castles


App »Ludwig II – walking in the footsteps of the fairytale king«


Picture: Banner ad for the Ludwig II-App

This free of charge iOS-application offers a unique range of multimedia information about & around the famous "fairytale king" Ludwig II of Bavaria. The application includes fascinating augmented reality features like 3D pattern recognition. As an indispensable guide to the palaces, castles and all the events in the life of Ludwig II, this app is an absolute must-have for all Ludwig admirers and for tourists who take an interest in substantial historical information. Almost all the app features are available offline as well.

The following titles and a large selection of other interesting publications can be found at the

online bookshop of the Bavarian Palace Department


Picture: mural in the bedroom

You can also send your order
to the following address:

Bayerische Schlösserverwaltung
Postfach 20 20 63, D-80020 München
Telephone +49 89 17908-165 or -0
Fax +49 89 17908-190

Our current list of publications can be downloaded (only in German).


When you click on the picture of one of the following publications, you will be directed to the corresponding page of our online bookshop. Here you will find the current price and a quick and convenient system for placing your order.

Official guide

Cover of the official guide


Bayerische Verwaltung der staatlichen Schlösser, Gärten und Seen (Ed.)
Neuschwanstein Castle

Official guide

– available also in German, French, Italian and Japanese

Further publications

Cover "Möbel für den Märchenkönig / Furniture for the Dream King"


Afra Schick
Möbel für den Märchenkönig / Furniture for the Dream King
Ludwig II and the Munich Court Cabinet-Maker Anton Pössenbacher

bilingual (German/English)

Arnoldsche ART Publishers, Stuttgart 2003


Poster "King Ludwig II"


König Ludwig II von Bayern

Poster (c 59 x 84 cm)

Poster "Neuschwanstein Castle"


Schloss Neuschwanstein

Poster (c 59 x 84 cm)

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