Picture Tours
If from far away when arriving at Rudolstadt or from nearby as an imposing backdrop of the historic city – the residence palace “Heidecksburg” always offers impressing perspectives.

The baroque palace with its 160 metres long south wing and an 67 metres broad west wing was the residence of the counts and princes of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt from 1571 until 1918. As a magnificent seat of government, the court of the former Thuringian microstate had nearly 250 rooms at their disposal. Come and experience insights and outlooks of the residence castle.


Heidecksburg from far

Around Heidecksburg palace

A tour through the surroundings of Heidecksburg palace
Heidecksburg entrance hall

Inside Heidecksburg palace

A tour through the rooms and exhibitions of the residence palace


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