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Perfect family trip

We went up to the castle with three kids and were amazed about the beautiful view over the mediveal... read more

Reviewed yesterday
MarkusKl
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Well presented

The Schloss is very well presented throughout to give a visitor a good grasp of the history of the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Michael R
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Schlossberg 1, Thun 3600, Switzerland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went up to the castle with three kids and were amazed about the beautiful view over the mediveal city of Thun. Lots to discover for kids. Collection is quite interessting, it should have more information about weapons and warfare. We are coming back

Thank MarkusKl
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Schloss is very well presented throughout to give a visitor a good grasp of the history of the Schloss, and city of Thun. A climb to the top to see the fine view from the turrets is well worth the effort.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good overview of the past well illustrated and set out, intriguing building with something to interest all ages. The restaurant and hotel adjacent are truly magnificent, if costly but worth a visit on their own.

Thank JB02-12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit to Schloss Thun. A short climb above the town but worth it. We found the displays to be very interesting but I think our favorite part was the top room of the castle and the old beams. It was interesting to...More

Thank swtraveler15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The castle is impressive to look at and the small museum provides considerable history about the castle and city. There are wonderful views from the turrets.

Thank yns_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WE had a spare day in Interlaken and hence decided to see this castle. It was fun. Spent some time there and came to know History about the castle. On return we came by Cruise to Interlaken.

Thank Jagatbhatt
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

We loved everything about this hotel. The terrace dining with a view of the city was superb and the food was and wine as well. The room was modern and comfortable for our family of four. The on-site museum was fascinating and we absolutely loved...More

Thank Kiki149
Reviewed June 13, 2018

This is not even a real castle.. Came all the way with my family from the mountains because of all the reviews I read here - however I am very sad to say that it was an absolute waste of time. There is construction in...More

3  Thank Ina K
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Situated on top of a hill. the castle is well kept and you can see nice panoramic views of the town from the turrets. Wear comfortable shoes because you need to climb a lot of stairs.

Thank Mario V
Reviewed June 11, 2018

This was our castle day and Thun was first on our list. I love castles and have been to many over the years, would I rate this as top of the list...no, but a very good visit with lots to see, lots of beautiful pottery...More

Thank boo2U
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Veronica H
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Response from ICristian | Reviewed this property |
I came to Thun by train, but I did notice quite a big parking lot underneath the Aldi on Grabenstrasse (there's a Tamoil gas station in front of it). If you go to the castle via the winding road right next to the roundabout... More
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