Royal Gardens, Schloss Nymphenburg

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    View of Pavilion on Island
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Leo von Klenze (architect)
1664-1674 (original construction of palace);1701 (French gardens);1719 (Pagodenburg added);1721 (Badenburg added);1728 (Hagdalenenklause added);1739 (Amalienburg added )
Europe->Germany->Bavaria->Munich->Royal Gardens, Schloss Nymphenburg
The 200-acre (800,000-square-meter) park, once an Italian garden, was enlarged and rearranged in the French style by Dominique Girard, a pupil of Le Notre. It was then redesigned in the English manner style in the early 19th century by landscape architect Friedrich Ludwig von Sckell.
The Monopteros is a neoclassical temple by Leo von Klenze, erected in 1862-1865.
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Keywords: Germany, Bavaria, Oberbayern, outdoor spaces, gardens, paths, landscapes, site and landscaped elements. Submitted by Jacqueline Gargus for ARCH 601: History of Architecture.
17th Century (1600 - 1699 CE)