Schloss Moritzburg is a Baroque German castle in the small town of Moritzburg in the German state of Saxony. It is located close to the city of Dresden.
It was built from 1542–1546 as a hunting lodge for Duke Moritz of
Saxony. The chapel was added between 1661 and 1671 after designs by
Wolf Caspar von Klengels and is a fine example of the early Baroque
style. Between 1723 and 1733, the castle was remodelled as a pleasure
seat with formal park for Augustus II the Strong, elector of Saxony
and king of Poland by the architects Matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann and
This beautiful castle is not far from where I live!