Main information:


Leaflets – free download (PDF-files)



Picture: Leaflet "Herrenchiemsee"

Royal Palace / King Ludwig II Museum / Augustinian Monastery with Constitution Museum and art galleries




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


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 as a PDF file (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.)
Museum in the Augustinian Monastery,
Royal Palace, King Ludwig II Museum

Official guide

available also in German, French, Italian, Japanese and Spanish

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


Cover of the short guide


Herrenchiemsee Palace Park

Short guide with garden plan

available also in German


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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