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Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss)

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Address: 19053 Schwerin, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
Phone Number: 0385 5252920
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Schweriner Schloss is fairytale castle

A beautiful place with a beautiful garden and an orangery. The lake around the castle ...... it is an beautiful impression. It's a fabulous place.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Petr S
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful place with a beautiful garden and an orangery. The lake around the castle ...... it is an beautiful impression. It's a fabulous place.

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Thank Petr S
Novosibirsk, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Schwerin is a charming little town less than an hour's trip by train from Hamburg. Its main attraction is Schwerin Schloss (Palace or Castle). It is very impressive outside, with large gardens, pavilions, loys of statues and beautiful views of the town and river. Inside, there are lots of magnificent rooms including the Throne Hall. It is definitely worth a... More 

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Sunriver, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The castle was one of two places we wanted to see during our short stay in Schwerin and it was nice. It showcased magnificent antiques, furnishings and art in voluminous rooms displaying German culture and history. The views were beautiful and we would like to return to see the grounds and gardens when they are not covered by winter snow.

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Thank John H
Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having visited many castles in Germany and throughout Europe, this castle made it to the top 5 of my list. First off, it is nicely situated on an island within a big lake. There are two bridges and therefore different sides from which you can approach this beautiful castle. I especially like the richness of styles and the different facets... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

We visited the castle last week there are two parts to visit a porcelain museum and the state apartments There are boards in the rooms which give you a lot of information the throne room is especially beautiful. The castle gardens are also well worth a visit. Unfortunately there is some work going on at castle but visit is still... More 

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Thank Josephine J
Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

It really is the Neuschwanstein of the north. Schwerin is a lovely city for spending a day. The crown of the city is of course the Schloss Schwerin and the park and lake surrounding it.

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Thank Vonansu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

This restored castle is beautiful! We arranged an tour for a group of children and adults and we loved it! The gardens are wonderful! You need to pay a fee to take photos in the castle. Our guide told us the castle is haunted and the children were excited and hoping to see a ghost! We took great group photos... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Today this gorgeous castle is used as the regional Parliament. You can visit only the museum part and the very beautiful garden around it. It's well preserved with original furniture and art.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

Beautifully restored Schloss, now partly used by the local state parliament and the rest as a museum. The turrets and golden gilt help create an over the top Hollywood style fantasy castle. The museum, which includes collections of guns and china, could be left for a rainy day, whilst the adjoining garden is glorious in sunny weather.

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

The castle and grounds are definitely worth visiting The inside of the castle was a museum and it was just OK. Spend tour time outside in the beautiful gardens.

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