Munich’s Grand Rococo Palace

Join Rick on a tour through Munich's Residenz, the palace of the Wittelsbach family, who ruled Bavaria for more than 700 years. The Wittelsbachs were always trying to keep up with the Habsburgs — their Austrian imperial rivals — and this extravagant, Rococo palace was designed for maximum "showoff."

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