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Fine example of a medieval castle. Fun day outing for families with children, lots of activities to keep them interested and teach them some history. The start area for the adults has a hall which has a well laid out information area. The castle is...More
The place is situated in the nature, so from the parking to the castle you need to take a long walk. Take the sporty shoes. There are the walls and shops and ...sheeps. Attraction ok, but rather fir families and nature lovers.
The castle is very interesting to visit. There are different kinds of great halls/rooms where the tour guide explains a lot about the history and the story of Hugo de Groot in particular.
We came here with a business meeting and it has a good...More
We visited with two young children on a holiday weekend when there was an medieval themed event being staged.
The castle itself is very well restored, and there were plenty of clear-to-understand English language information sheets in every room to explain the history. I’d never...More
The castle itself is fun for everyone, i really recommend going there. Very historic and you learn a lot about Dutch history. Only the café next to it too expensive, like, way too expensive. And its not even good food. I suggest you bring your...More
This castle is a defence works from the medievel period is a great place to visit, especially for this interested in history. This is the place where Grotius (Hugo de Groot) escaped from his prison time in this castle.
This beautifully restored medieval castle is an interesting place to visit and explore in order to discover its important role it had in Dutch history. Besides the fact that this is a romantic fortress to be visited by couples, it could be an exited time...More
If you want to visit an castle with history this is the place. The castle from which Hugo de Groot escaped in a large booktrunk. You can visit several little houses at the grounds of the castle. and have a nice walk. Visit afterwards Zaltbommel...More
The location for this 'castle' ('Slot') is really great. If you go there by car - and are not handicapped - you park the car a 10 minutes walk from the entrance. There is handicapped parking (with permit) close to the entrance though. The volunteers...More