The first Baroque residence on the Upper Rhine

Rastatt Residential Palace

Rastatt Residential Palace, stairs to the cour d'honneur; Photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Dirk Altenkirch

Come in

Rastatt Residential Palace, costumed guide in the palace; Photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Niels Schubert

Delve into the world of the princesses

Rastatt Residential Palace, palace church; Photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, unknown

Come and be amazed

Rastatt Residential Palace is the oldest Baroque residence in the Upper Rhine Valley. The palace, gardens and town were planned as a whole, to create an impression of elegant, perfectly-proportioned uniformity - with the palace commanding pride of place at the centre.