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Photo library

Picture: Herrenchiemsee New Palace

The Bavarian Palace Administration has comprehensive photo archives, which are constantly being added to by our own photographers and by the purchase of photos. Our collection currently comprises over 50,000 black-and-white photos as well as approximately 20,000 analogue colour photographs and an extensive digital database.

Picture: Fantaisie Palace Park


The available digital data stock can be viewed in the catalogue sheets listed below. You can order the image files in print quality by indicating the corresponding caption. Please use our form for this purpose.

Digital data stock / catalogue sheets

For reproduction permission you can contact us directly (see below) or fill in our form.



Picture: Prunn Castle, Riedenburg

The price list and the contractual conditions can be downloaded as a PDF file:

Price list
Terms of contract for the borrowing
Terms of contract for the sale
Terms of contract for the reproduction


Please note that payment in advance is required if the photos are to be sent abroad.

Please send your picture inquiries in writing (by e-mail or fax) to

Bayerische Schlösserverwaltung
Öffentlichkeitsarbeit / Referat ZL9
Schloss Nymphenburg, Eingang 16
80638 München
Telefon +49 89 17908-106 oder -162
Fax +49 89 17908-190

Photography and filming

For photography and filming permissions please apply to the administrative offices of the property concerned.

Picture: Ellingen Residence, Reception Hall

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