Brühl, Augustusburg Palace

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Wim de Vries on May 1, 2007

The Augustusburg palace in Brühl, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany have been listed as a >UNESCO cultural World Heritage Site since 1984.

The palace was built at the beginning of the 18th century by the arch-bishop of Cologne, Klemens August of Bavaria (1700-1761) of the Wittelsbach family. The architects were Johann Conrad Schlaun and François de Cuvilliés. The magnificent staircase in Augustusburg Palace was designed by Johann Balthasar Neumann.

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  • Uploaded on May 1, 2007
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    by Wim de Vries
    • Camera: Canon EOS 300D DIGITAL
    • Taken on 2007/05/01 11:43:28
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 28.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/11.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
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