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Address: Var u. 24., Miskolc 3534 , Hungary
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Wonderful restoration

The last time we came to this City the castle was derelict, so it was amazing to see the reconstruction which has been handled very sensitively, you can see clearly where it has... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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Witham, United Kingdom
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Witham, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

The last time we came to this City the castle was derelict, so it was amazing to see the reconstruction which has been handled very sensitively, you can see clearly where it has been restored, but it has been built in the same way. We first walked around the outside and were amazed when we went in as it seems... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This beautiful caste offers wide-range of cultural and gastronomical programmes all over the year, for example folk festivals in June, wine festival in September with a lot of concerts and traditional hungarian folk activites. The castle was renovated in 2014, you can take part in different activities inside of it, and there are also knight tournaments, fire juggler shows, horse-programmes... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

During our trip to North-Hungary we visited the Castle of Diosgyor too. The history of the Castle dates back to the 12th Century but it has been almost fully destroyed during the centuries. Restoration works have been carried out for about 60 years and were completed by 2014. Due to the careful, professional and accurate reconstruction behind the castle walls... More 

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

This was our first trip to the castle after being in Miskolc at least 10 times over the years. It was very nice to see the castle under repair, the center courtyard was closed because the crane was making lifts to the center, but there was still plenty to see & do. We will return in '15 and hope to... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

It is possible to feel atmosphere of the Middle Ages.The castle has restored on high level.The guids are professionals and can speak in different languages.It is great panorama from the towers.

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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

A wonderfully preserved medieval trip back in time- Miskolc holds several treasures that are Priceless. Seeing the castle restored and the activities held on its grounds is a thrill for all. From toddler to grandparent, there are fantastic things to discover within these castle walls. The castle would be an incredible setting for a movie!

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Corby, United Kingdom
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48 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I have first visited the castle in 2010 during a school trip and I can still remember climbing all over the ruins and just enjoying the sight and scenery. I remember I have been told they usually set up a stage and they have bands playing inside the courtyard. Imagine my surprise when i walked through the main gates of... More 

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Corby, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
24 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The castle strikes an impressive image from its exterior on the approach, and is preceded by a beautiful, well kept street lined with quaint Panzios and Horse-chestnut trees. We checked out the 'dungeon' type tunnel to the left of the entrance before going into the main castle (and climbing all those steps!) and had a look and a read of... More 

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Miskolc, Hungary
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I had a certain doubt..but the reconstruction was well-done ! A real gem...and a gorgeous Knights Arena has been in construction. I disagree with one of the visitors, there is MUCH to do in the area, Lillafüred is nearby and the Castle Bath will be open again in a couple of months...

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Miskolc, Hungary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The castle is located in the urban environment, not really the castle what you imagine in your dreams, though it's fine to visit with chilldren, they will surely love it.

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