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Castles of Germany

Castles of Germany

One of most beautiful and frequently visited castles in Germany is Schloss Benrath, a suburb of Dusseldorf. This lovely Baroque-style mansion was built between the years 1755 and 1770 for the Elector Palatine Theodor and his wife the Countess Elisabeth Auguste of Sulzbach. A visit to this castle is a much happier experience apparently than their marriage ever was. Theirs was a union based on political efficiency and not much else. Interestingly after twenty years of marriage they finally had…

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