Pointerst join the events around you
Join the life around you

    Neuschwanstein Castle

    • Hohenschwangau, Germany
    • Neuschwanstein Castle$$
    • Advertising

      Fairy-tale castle, Hidden in the forests of the Bavarian Alps - a true masterpiece, crazy earned popularity among tourists and bringing fabulous profits in Germany. Neuschwanstein was the model for Sleeping Beauty Castle at Disneyland Paris, a source of inspiration for Tchaikovsky's ballet "Swan Lake" and the embodiment of love Ludwig II of Wagner's music.

      From a distance, Neuschwanstein Castle (Neuschwanstein) seems a toy. It seems that this magical castle tower ivory floating on a background of dark green fir trees. Near it is a fabulously beautiful and still a bit unreal among romantic alpine slopes.   

      Neuschwanstein hall decorated really luxurious. Only on the woodwork in the processing of the royal bedroom, made in the late Gothic style, it took 4.5 years. Castle gives the impression of theatrical scenery, and partly it is because was created under the guidance of an active Munich theater artist Christian Janka.

      Despite the apparent view of the toy, the castle is quite large, and it was built for seventeen years. Eyewitnesses and contemporaries claimed that on the production of carved wooden beds for Ludwig for four and a half years of work fifteen master carvers.

      The interior of the castle is a mixture of various architectural and artistic styles, a combination of Moorish, Gothic and Baroque elements: there are columns, stalactites, and the throne room in dekadentskae-Byzantine spirit and peўchy room with exquisite lighting, intended for the productions of Wagner's operas. At the same time the building was equipped with the most advanced for its time heating, and the kitchen was functioning plumbing with hot and cold water.

    • Find me
    • Search point