Schloss Charlottenburg ( Charlottenburg Palace) is a Baroque palace in Berlin, located in Charlottenburg, a district of the Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf borough. The palace was built at the end of the 17th century and was greatly expanded during the 18th century. It includes much lavish internal decoration in Baroque and Rococo styles.
Prussia’s Magnificence in a Single Ensemble. Charlottenburg Palace is – with the Old Palace and the New Wing – the largest and most significant palace complex in Berlin stemming from the former Brandenburg electors, Prussian kings and German emperors. It was among the favorite retreats of seven generations of Hohenzollern rulers, who ...
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Book Tickets Charlottenburg Palace is located in the western part of Berlin and is embedded in a beautiful garden. With its orangery, palace park and ancillary buildings, the former summer palace is now Berlin's largest palace complex.
Africa | © Thomas Wolf/WikiCommons The castle was named in memory of its commissioner, the beloved Sophie Charlotte, wife of the Elector of Brandenburg, Friedrich III.
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The Charlottenburg Palace Night view of the Charlottenburg Palace in the Charlottenburg area of Berlin, Ger. Charlottenburg, area of Berlin, Ger., on the Spree River. Originally called Lietzenburg, it was renamed for Sophie Charlotte, wife of Frederick I, king of Prussia, and was chartered in 1705. It was incorporated into Berlin in 1920.
Charlottenburg Palace, Berlin – a home to princes, kings and emperors Royal Palaces & Castles Charlottenburg Palace The largest and most magnificent palace in the whole of Berlin is named after Sophia Charlotte, Duchess of Brunswick and Lüneburg, wife of Prussian King Frederick I and the first Queen Consort in Prussia.
Berlin’s largest former Hohenzollern residence, Charlottenburg Palace is today a museum with a world-class reputation. It was given the name by which it is known today in 1705, following the...
The stadium in Charlottenburg was the scene of the 1936 Olympic Games. The Opera House, several museums, and colleges of art and music are in the locality. Other articles where Charlottenburg Palace is discussed: Berlin: The city layout: The Charlottenburg Palace, dating from the late 17th century, is perhaps the city’s most outstanding ...