SYMHC Classics: Mad King Ludwig Dines Alone


Ludwig II .Josef Albert/Public domain

In this 2010 episode, previous hosts Katie and Sarah look at Ludwig II of Bavaria. From his opulent, solitary dinners to the amazing Neuschwanstein Castle, it's no surprise that King Ludwig II was known as an eccentric. In fact, people thought he was mad. But why?

You can find the original episode here: https://www.missedinhistory.com/podcasts/mad-king-ludwig-dines-alone.htm

Topics in this Podcast: SYMHC Classics