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Spiez Castle

Schlossstrasse 16 | Spiez, Thun 3700, Switzerland
+41 33 654 15 06
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A very enjoyable one hour visit, great info offered in English.

We visited with our kids age 17-21 and they liked the experience, as did mom and dad. English... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JaySorensen
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Nice little castle worth a visit

A small little castle. Weep maintained and not over loaded with stuff. Nice things to watch and... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2016
Michiel T
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Schlossstrasse 16 | Spiez, Thun 3700, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited with our kids age 17-21 and they liked the experience, as did mom and dad. English speakers will be delighted by the visitor information offered at every exhibit. This is a self guided tour which offers two emphasis. One, on the history of...More

1  Thank JaySorensen
Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

A small little castle. Weep maintained and not over loaded with stuff. Nice things to watch and also for the kids interesting.

Thank Michiel T
Reviewed July 12, 2016

We walked to the castle from the train station. We followed the yellow "Wanderweg" signs to the water, which took us past 2 very nice play areas. It was nice to stop and let the kids play, which broke up the walk for my 4...More

1  Thank irsh21
Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

Nice castle wif v friendly staff, Swiss Travel Pass can get you free entrance into the castle. Nice and interesting displays which clearly explained how the Royals lived in olden days. It'll sure leave you in awe to know how intelligent people already were, judging...More

Thank Peng Y
Reviewed November 21, 2015

I enjoyed this castle. It has been maintained. Some rooms contained displays and others were left pretty much as they were. I enjoyed seeing the old wooden construction in the Keep. There were nice views of the town, vineyards and Thunersee from the top. The...More

Thank John P
Reviewed September 6, 2015

Interesting and varied displays in English of Swiss history, medieval life, etc., including holograms, made this an excellent castle experience. Unlike some castles, rooms were well appointed and there was a good flow pattern. Our three hours spent here were well worth it. As you...More

Thank oldbrdrz
Reviewed August 20, 2015

There is nothing spectacular about the castle itself, nor any spectacular history associated with the castle or its owners, but the views over the lake are close to spectacular. A visit of 20-30 minutes would cover all the rooms -- a bit more if you...More

3  Thank Shizzer
Reviewed August 4, 2015

very cool and well conserved castle, the museum is great!! 10CHF/px you will have a great moment over there

Thank joias
Reviewed July 31, 2015

Spiez castle is located at the end of the road at the lake side. It is not too big you you will need no more than 20 minutes to walk around. There is pay and display parking outside the castle. Good photo opportunity. Castle is...More

1  Thank kurzew
Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

Very interesting and nice area.. Spiez is amazing town with beautiful views of alphes.. Restaurants and coffee shops are not too much . But very nice to visit

1  Thank Hassan H
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