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Schloss Buerresheim

Address: 56727 Mayen, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Phone Number: +49(0)2651 76440
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Ranked #3 of 6 Attractions in Mayen
Type: Castles, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Castles, Sights & Landmarks
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English first
Trafalgar, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The castle itself was as I remember it! Felt great to be where Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade was filmed. However... the inside of the castle on the film was in England somewhere, so don't expect the interior to match.There was the possibility of a tour but only in German. Still! The highlight of my trip!

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Warminster, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Visited the Schloss Burresheim castle recently while in Germany for the fist time with my daughter. they only had german tours but we were ok with that, so we went along with a small group of german tourists. The castle was well kept. We found the tour very interesting even with the language barrier. My daughter had 3 yrs German... More 

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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

We had a wonderful tour guide. There were only four of us in our group, all English speakers. The tour guide did not speak English, but he was very patient and spoke slowly. He went out of his way to make sure I understood and could translate for our group, even with my limited German. If I did not understand... More 

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Brookfield, Connecticut
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96 reviews 96 reviews
33 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

By rights, I should be telling you that this castle was amazing and give it 5 stars. I can't do that because we had a terrible visit. The castle has the most interesting entrance through a covered barbican which is so cool I was totally geeking out. The inner courtyard was equally cool. I admired the haphazard architecture of a... More 

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Mossel Bay, South Africa
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74 reviews 74 reviews
16 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

I Think that their are better Schlosses in the area but always worth a visit but must admit that the views are spectacular on a clear day

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Zurich, Switzerland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011 via mobile

Located at the junction of two little rivers Schloss Bürresheim is one of the old residences of the Archbishop of Trier. As one of the few castles in the area it survived the centuries without major damage. The exhibits give an exciting insight into life several centuries back in time. Great fun for the whole family, and children are usually... More 

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