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Loevestein Castle

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I've visites this building with collegues,as a teambuilding activity. Nu entering the gate you will... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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Beautiful nature around an old castle

Our visit to the castle wasn't planned, we were driving around and drove there. sadly the castle... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Jaffa, Israel
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Loevestein 1, 5307 TG Poederoijen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

I've visites this building with collegues,as a teambuilding activity. Nu entering the gate you will hear horses feet clipclapping. You will review a key which you neef tot enter the vesting. After that, you van choose tour own route . On certain timeslots a guide...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

Our visit to the castle wasn't planned, we were driving around and drove there. sadly the castle itself was closed for visitors, yet we bumped into a small party there and preparation for a reenactment of a battle which was funny. What struck me most...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AnnKzn
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

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.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kamila-D-ska
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

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

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank CoisDeZweed
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

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

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank BexleyStuart
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Excursion726781
Reviewed 9 August 2017

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.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank GeoGorkum
Reviewed 8 May 2017

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

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Erik-Ehv
Reviewed 6 April 2017

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

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank erikRhenen
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