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Pettingen Castle

PO Box 93, Mersch, Luxembourg
(+352) 32 50 23-1
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Ranked #1 of 3 Attractions in Mersch
Type: Castles, Cultural
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Type: Castles, Cultural

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Mersch, Luxembourg
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Ancient water castle, water came from the nearby river (Alzette), but seperated by the railway!! Only ruins remain, but free access is possible all the time (Could be nice Picnic-place

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Walferdange, Luxembourg
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

This is a pretty amazing place. This old castle right in the middle of the small village of Pettingen. The ruins are well preserved (if you know what I mean), inside the walls is a good place to have a picnic. There is some info about the castle and its history, but you can't go up towers or underground. No... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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93 reviews 93 reviews
23 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

this castle belongs to the "vallé des sept château". It's the only watercastle in Luxembourg (unfortunately there's actually no water surrounding the castle). No fee, ancient history.

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Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania
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295 reviews 295 reviews
122 attraction reviews
233 helpful votes 233 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

This gem stands in a lovely little town ( and I mean little). One can park and walk around the grounds for free. I highly recommend printing up the pdf file online that describes the history behind the castle so that you can enjoy the site. There is no admission fee and no one on the grounds to offer any... More 

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