Germany's most famous castle, Schloss Neuschwanstein was commissioned as a royal palace for King Ludwig II in the year 1869. A grand fairy tale castle that is popular with visitors from around the world, it is captured in all its grandeur in this photographic Advent calendar. Hidden behind each of the numbered windows and doors is a photograph of an antique pewter Christmas ornament. The die-cut castle is printed on sturdy, semi-gloss cardboard. From Germany.