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Amerongen Castle

Drostestraat 20, 3958 BK Amerongen, The Netherlands
+31 343 563 766
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Time frozen in this castle

A well maintained castle, the foundations of which were already laid in the 13th century. Through... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
NO attempt to give tour in English

We felt like this castle was a waste of our time and money. The guide, although he speaks some... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Sharon G
Santa Ana, California
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Drostestraat 20, 3958 BK Amerongen, The Netherlands
+31 343 563 766
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

A well maintained castle, the foundations of which were already laid in the 13th century. Through the ages it had it's ups and downs: rebuilt, enlarged, burnt down by French troops and until 1976 home of a wealthy Dutch family. In 1977 it was made...More

Thank SeimenBurum
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We felt like this castle was a waste of our time and money. The guide, although he speaks some English, did not explain even one word in English (except "we have to hurry" when a nice couple explained a few words to us in English...More

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 13 September 2017

In 1918, the former German Kaiser Wilhelm II signed his abdication here. Visited during the study trip.

Thank Nadya S
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Didn't have much time to go inside so only walked around in the garden. It's beautiful castle from outside, surrounded by water. Yes, we're looking forward to come back again.

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 4 May 2017

My partner and myself recently visited Amerongen Castle and thoroughly enjoyed the eclectic interiors full of period atmosphere. After a lengthy restoration the curatorial and management team have superbly restored the interiors losing nothing of the magical faded feeling. Several observations however I believe it...More

1  Thank stephen w
Reviewed 28 October 2016

About 15 minutes by car from Huis Doorn you'll find Amerongen Castle (Kasteel Amerongen). Kaiser Wilhelm lived here for before he moved to Huis Doorn. He was the guest of Count Godard John George Charles van Aldenburg Bentinck. The castle is extremely well preserved and...More

Thank G9744KHJules
Reviewed 2 September 2016

the gardens are public and very beautifull. Take a stroll though the beautifull landscape and perfect cut trees. End with a coffee with cake or wine with cheese at the cafe!

Thank Adriaan1969
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful castle with clear and elaborated history. It's engaging and fun with different costume you can put on for photos. The surrounding outside the castle is worth a walk. Little cafe is nice to sit down for a cup for cappuccino. Will be back again.

Thank WaegemakersChin
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I am glad it is still a museum. A few years ago the funding was in doubt. But this time we dit the gardens only, and not even all of them. The castle grounds are worth spending some time in. The grounds are lovely and...More

Thank Fir S
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Interestingly thee Stable house is more well maintained (because they run is as a cafe now), than the interior of the main castle building. You castle entrance free is including the guided tour in Dutch, but they have some English subtitle video for you to...More

Thank culinaire88
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