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The Neues Palais is a castle in Potsdam (Germany). It is a part of the complex of Sanssouci, the residence of the Prussian kings. It was mainly used as a house for the guests of the kings.
The castle was finished in 1769 after only 7 years of building. The original plans for it were made by Georg Wenzeslaus von Knobelsdorf in 1750.
It is one of the last baroque Prussian castles. Friedrich der Große (translation: Frederick the Great) wanted to show with this castle, that the Prussian state was not bankrupt after the Siebenjährige Krieg (translation: Seven Years' War).
Facing the Neues Palais is the University of Potsdam.

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