The New Palace was begun under Max Emanuel in 1701-1704 from designs by Henrico Zuccalli and completed from 1719 by Joseph Effner. Of the originally planned, monumental complex consisting of four wings, only the main wing was completed. The result is nevertheless an outstandingly beautiful Baroque palace.
The magnificent interior decoration was the work of well-known artists such as Johann Baptist Zimmermann, Cosmas Damian Asam and Jacopo Amigoni. The Gallery Rooms contain masterpieces from the european baroque era.
The baroque court garden, laid out by Dominique Girard and others, is still largely in its original form.
Further information and tips for visitors can be found at
9 am-6 pm
October-March: 10 am-4 pm
(except: 6 January, Easter Monday, 1 May, Whit Monday, 15 August, 3 October, 1 November)
Closed on: January 1, Shrove Tuesday, December 24/25/31
No regular guided tours
Audioguide available in German, English, Italian and French (with costs)
6 euros regular
5 euros reduced
(Old Palace + New Palace + Lustheim Palace)
10 euros regular
8 euros reduced
April to mid-September:
Mon-Fri 11.30 am-4 pm
Sat/Sun 10 am-6 pm
Bus to "Schloss"
Car park (with costs)