Bavarian State Chancellery Building in Munich, Germany - Encircle Photos

20 Bavarian State Chancellery Building in Munich, Germany

Defining the western edge of Hofgarten is the Bavarian State Chancellery Building. Inside of Bayerische Staatskanzlei are the agencies and the chancellery staff serving the Minister-President of the Free State of Bavaria. The High Renaissance design by architect Ludwig Mellinger features a 171 foot copper dome. The two glass wings resemble greenhouses. The equestrian statue is a memorial to Otto I, Duke of Bavaria. Redhead established the House of Wittelsbach in the 11th century. This family dynasty of Bavarian rulers lasted over 850 years.

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Franz-Josef-Strauß-Ring 1, 80539 München, Germany

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