The Munich Residenz has been the Bavarian monarch's royal palace in Munich. The first buildings date back to the year 1385. The Residenz has 10 courts. This one is called the cabinet garden.
Munich is the capital of the German state of Bavaria and is Germany's third largest city, located on the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps. Black and gold - the colors of the Holy Roman Empire - have been the city's official colors since the time of Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor.