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Augustusburg and Falkenlust palaces
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Augustusburg and Falkenlust palaces

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Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Germany
Description:
Set in an idyllic garden landscape, Augustusburg Castle (the sumptuous residence of the prince-archbishops of Cologne) and the Falkenlust hunting lodge (a small rural folly) are among the earliest examples of Rococo architecture in 18th-century Germany.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Augustusburg and Falkenlust palaces", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.