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Old 07-16-2008, 09:24 AM
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just putting my two cents in, since i just now found out how to post pics. these two are, i believe, are from seeger press.

this one is a areial view of Colmar Berg Palace
http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m...ER00039790.jpg

and this one i am not so sure...might be Fischbach, might be Colmarberg
http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m...ER00034479.jpg

The second is Fischbach.
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Old 11-08-2008, 05:53 AM
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Do you know if Luxembourg royal family have any palaces etc in Czech Republic or it was everything confiscated in 1945? I'm not sure if they gain something in restitution...maybe not but I don't know, do you??
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Old 12-10-2008, 06:17 PM
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To my knowledge, the current Grand Ducal house of Luxembourg is actually from the House of Nassau, and is no relation to the Dukes of Luxembourg who were Kings of Bohemia in the 13th and 14th centuries. I don't think there are any ties to the current Grand Dukes and the Czech Republic. Please, someone tell me if I am incorrect in this assumption
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They had Castles in Germany. Until 1934 they owned the Castles of Biebrich and Weilburg. In the Vault of Weilburg Castle are the Grand Duke Adolphe, Grand Duchess Adehleid Marie and Grand Duke Guillaume IV. buried. Every year on 17.11. Adolphe's death anniversary the Vault is opened. The Vault is luxemburgian Territoriy and not german. This 2 Castles where sold to the Country of Prusssia by Grand Duchess Charlotte in 1944. The Family also owned Hohenburg Castle in Bavaria which Duke Adolphe bought after he lost Nassau. He and also later his daughter-in-law Grand Duchess Marie Anne spend there a lot of time. it was sold in the 1950's.
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Lëtzebuerg: Fire at the Grand Ducal Palace

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Old 02-04-2010, 03:24 AM
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I hope there are not big damages...
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I'm not sure if this was posted yet, but it's a great video of the palace.
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Old 04-29-2012, 12:45 PM
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Wonderful video, thanks! Princess Grace too made a documentary showing off the Monaco palace but I've never see it.
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If you go to Luxemborg this Summer, this is a MUST!
I can tell you from my own experience; it's Beautiful!

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Ouverture estivale des portes du Palais grand-ducal - Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg - Juillet 2014



Le Palais grand-ducal - Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg - Juin 2012





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The Grand Dukes of Luxembourg's private residences outside of Luxembourg?
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Luxemburger Wort - The turbulent history of Luxembourg's palace

"Today we know it as the Grand Ducal Palace, but did you know when the building was first constructed around 1418, it was actually Luxembourg's town hall?"
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The Grand Ducal Palace will now have at least 2 guards outside and weapons will be held in front instead of hung over the shoulder.

When there's an official visit or the Grand Duke is at the palace, there will be 4 guards outside.

RTL.lu - Ltzebuerg - No Attacken op Zaldoten am Ausland: Garde virum Palais nees mat schaarfer Munitioun

La scurit des gardes du Palais est renforce
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