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Castle visit, why not ;)

Plan some time to visit this castle and check the "guided tours"(in German&included in the entrance... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
soinic
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The place to go when in Meersburg

Fascinating history here, with parts dating back possible to the year 630. Also the place where... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
RobertMattioli
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Vancouver, Canada
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Nearly 1,500 years old, this medieval castle has been well-preserved and remains open to visitors.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Schlossplatz 10, 88709 Meersburg (Bodensee), Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 7532 80000
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Plan some time to visit this castle and check the "guided tours"(in German&included in the entrance fee of +/- 13 Euros pp), the visit of the Dagobert tower was very special. Be warned : steep stairs&watch your head! Plenty of interesting (and dusty) stuff to...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Fascinating history here, with parts dating back possible to the year 630. Also the place where poet Annette von Droste-Hülshoff (was on the 20 Mark bill) lived for last two years of her life. It's a good little hike from the dock, but worth the...More

Thank RobertMattioli
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Great castle, with lots of history, you can see how it was built in different eras, from the 1200's on!

Thank traktorflo
Reviewed 14 July 2018

If you're into history this is your thing - you really get to see what life must have been like in a medieval castle, but be warned, it's confusing to get in and get round and there are lots of steps. First of all you...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018

This privately owned is castle is wonderful to visit. The day we were there, two tours were offered. One to visit the tower, the other to visit the kitchen and related rooms. The tower visit was available first. It involves a lot of stair climbing...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

This castle is not to be missed! After a disappointing tour of Neuschwanstein Castle, this one was so wonderful! There are no English tours available, so for one euro we bought a book that gave information about each of the rooms. We so appreciated being...More

Thank pjfer
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

This was the real thing used until the 1800s. It is very interesting to wonder thru and make sure you get the written English guide. If at all possible try to join the tour group which will go where the self guided tour does not,...More

Thank BernieandJune
Reviewed 28 May 2018

My friends from the USA were thrilled to explore rooms from the 8th century, see the dungeon, the old weapons, etc.

Thank Wolfgang S
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Actually, we first considered Lundau as a classy sightseeing point, but for our fortune made a stop in Meersburg, which has both the old and the new castle. The old castle is located very close to the Bodensee bank, so the views are breathtaking. Meersburg...More

Thank Alona S
Reviewed 6 May 2018

A really interesting castle/museum. Something for all family members to enjoy. Lots of information to go with the exhibits

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