Die Münchener Residenz, former royal palace of the Bavarian kings and Germany’s largest city palace. The Munich Residence is the former palace of the Bavarian monarchs of the House of Wittelsbach in Munich’s city center. It’s open to visitors for its architecture, room decorations, and displays from the royal collections. The complex contains 10 courtyards and displays 130 rooms. A wing of the Festsaalbau contains the Cuvilliés Theatre since reconstruction after WW2; it also houses the Herkulessaal, the primary concert venue for the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. The Byzantine Allerheiligen-Hofkirche church is facing the Marstall, the building for the former Court Riding School and the royal stables. Read more.