Zwinger Palace was built in Dresden, the capital of Saxony, during the reign of Augusts the Strong in the year 1709, and has been famous ever since for it's stunning baroque architecture. I was exposed to baroque style of architecture in person only when visited the city and this quickly became one of my most favourite parts in the city.

Zwinger Palace - the epitome of Baroque beauty in the world!

Zwinger Palace was built in Dresden, the capital of Saxony, during the reign of Augusts the Strong in the year and has been famous ever since for it's stunning baroque architecture. I was exposed to baroque style of architecture in person only when

Monasterio de la Cartuja (Granada), una de las obras cumbres de la arquitectura barroca española  / La Cartuja Monastery (Granada), one of the masterpieces of Spanish Baroque architecture

La Cartuja Monastery, Granada, one of the masterpieces of Spanish Baroque architecture

San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane (1638 - 1641), "San Carlino". Cúpula. Francesco Borromini (1599 - 1667). Roma. Consagrada a San Carlos Borromeo. Patronazgo del Cardenal Francesco Barberini. Estilo Barroco.

Francesco Borromini, San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane (view into dome), Rome, Italy, Art Through the Ages

Belonging to the noble family that shares its name, the Liechtenstein City Palace is a case study in over-the-top Baroque architecture, Rococo Revival interiors, and mirrored staterooms.

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The Klementinum library, a beautiful example of Baroque architecture, was first opened in 1722 as part of the Jesuit university, and houses over 20,000 books. It was voted as one of the most beautiful and majestic libraries in the world.

The Klementinum library, a beautiful example of Baroque architecture, was first opened in 1722 as part of the Jesuit university, and houses over books. It was voted as one of the most beautiful and majestic libraries in the world.

Baroque architecture inside Church of São Francisco - Salvador, Brazil

Baroque architecture inside Church of São Francisco - Salvador, Brazil The beautiful ornamentation of the shrine really show how much that icon means to these people

Beautiful baroque architecture inside Rottenbuch Abbey, Bavaria, Germany.

visitheworld: Beautiful baroque architecture inside Rottenbuch Abbey, Bavaria, Germany (by Thomas Krämer). Neck stiffer if you look at the beautiful art work that is done in this kloster.

The Klementinum library, a beautiful example of Baroque architecture, was first opened in 1722 as part of the Jesuit university, and houses over 20,000 books. It was voted as one of the most beautiful and majestic libraries in the world by our readers!

The World’s Most Beautiful Library Is In Prague, Czech Republic

BAROQUE ARCHITECTURE 18TH   Hildebrandt,Lukas von  Belvedere Palace,the summer residence of Prince Eugene of Savoy (1663-1726).The palace was built 1721-1723.Staircase to the main hall on the first floor.   Belvedere Palace, Vienna, Austria

BAROQUE ARCHITECTURE Hildebrandt, Lukas von Belvedere Palace, the summer residence of Prince Eugene of Savoy The palace was built Staircase to the main hall on the first floor.

BAROQUE ARCHITECTURE 18TH   Entrance gate and palace of the princes Esterhazy in Eszterhaza, now Fertőd, Hungary. Joseph Haydn and the prince's orchestra used to spend the summer in Eszterhaza and return to Eisenstadt in autumn.   Eszterhaza Palace, Fertőd, Hungary

BAROQUE ARCHITECTURE Entrance gate and palace of the princes Esterházy in Eszterháza, now Fertőd, Hungary. Joseph Haydn and the prince's orchestra used to spend the summer in Eszterháza and return to Eisenstadt in autumn.

Baroque Architecture. Palais Garnier, Opera House, Paris, France.

Stairway, Opera Garnier, Paris by Charles Garnier some places are just too ornate to miss

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