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Late 1800s charm in a 1400s castle

With some beautifully preserved rooms from the late 1800s-early 1900s, this castle is a tiny... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Eryca-on-hols
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Sydney, Australia
Beautiful

Must see place. If you are visiting wernigerode you must visit this beautiful palace. It is a must... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gauravi A
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Am Schloss 1, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With some beautifully preserved rooms from the late 1800s-early 1900s, this castle is a tiny delight. Its a bit of a steep trek up if walking, but you can take a little road-train or horse and cart from town.

Thank Eryca-on-hols
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Must see place. If you are visiting wernigerode you must visit this beautiful palace. It is a must watch thing.

Thank Gauravi A
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

The castle is on top of a hill overlooking the city, you can easily spot the place from the city center. You can walk or jog from downtown to the castle and enjoy the views as well as visiting inside.

Thank Javo73
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Very nice castle with a great view to the beautifully small town Wernigerode . I hope more people book a trip to the former GDR. It’s so nice.

Thank Donnicrocket
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Lots to see and very pretty castle. We had a guided tour and it was interesting but I would use the audio self tour if I went again. You can get the little train to the castle but after that it is a steep walk...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We took the road train up to the castle, saves a steep walk. The castle was easy to explore and many of the information signs were in English, so we got a lot of the history of the castle. Amazing g views over the town...More

Thank BelinOa
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

It’s like out of a fairytale, don’t miss this attraction along with the town square and the old town, so much to see , like stepping back in time, fantastic, highly recommended.

Thank wegelagerer
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Nice walk to the castle through the forest. The castle is well preserved. You can get audio explanations. Nice but not emazing

Thank lihi s
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The setting of this castle overlooking the 16th Century town of Wernigerode and the Broken mountain is stunning. The castle itself is very interesting and worth taking the time to do the audio tour. The restaurant/cafe is lovely and all best savoured on a blue...More

Thank Arthur R
Reviewed 7 September 2018

The castle is very imposing and well worth a visit. Views from the terrace are very good and there is an excellent cafe cum restaurant there with a lovely terrace. INside is good and outside very picturesque. Best to walk up to it as it...More

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As far as I can tell, the next option is in the very center of Wernigerode only.
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