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AWESOME experience!

We were little hesitant to go into the castle, due to the price (Can't remember off the top of my... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2018
EmmaE2071
Great Medieval Castle

Fantastic to wander the rooms of this ancient castle filled with historical artifacts, including... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2018
Getinmabelly
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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Nearly 1,500 years old, this medieval castle has been well-preserved and remains open to visitors.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Schlossplatz 10, 88709 Meersburg (Bodensee), Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 7532 80000
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

We were little hesitant to go into the castle, due to the price (Can't remember off the top of my head how much) however it was totally worth it and more. The castle has so many rooms and historic areas to explore. You can choose...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic to wander the rooms of this ancient castle filled with historical artifacts, including targets from the 12th century! A very well thought out travel through the ages with some amazing examples of weapons etc. from throughout the history of this castle. Well worth a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Getinmabelly
Reviewed October 31, 2018

My friend said I'd like Meersburg and he was right. It's built on quite a steep hill leading down to the Bodensee but a stroll round will take you through cobbled squares lined with brightly coloured gabled houses and quirky shops selling all manner of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Plan some time to visit this castle and check the "guided tours"(in German&included in the entrance fee of +/- 13 Euros pp), the visit of the Dagobert tower was very special. Be warned : steep stairs&watch your head! Plenty of interesting (and dusty) stuff to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank soinic
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Fascinating history here, with parts dating back possible to the year 630. Also the place where poet Annette von Droste-Hülshoff (was on the 20 Mark bill) lived for last two years of her life. It's a good little hike from the dock, but worth the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

Great castle, with lots of history, you can see how it was built in different eras, from the 1200's on!

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2018

If you're into history this is your thing - you really get to see what life must have been like in a medieval castle, but be warned, it's confusing to get in and get round and there are lots of steps. First of all you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank leeGlosUK
Reviewed July 3, 2018

This privately owned is castle is wonderful to visit. The day we were there, two tours were offered. One to visit the tower, the other to visit the kitchen and related rooms. The tower visit was available first. It involves a lot of stair climbing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank T0nyf
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

This castle is not to be missed! After a disappointing tour of Neuschwanstein Castle, this one was so wonderful! There are no English tours available, so for one euro we bought a book that gave information about each of the rooms. We so appreciated being...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank pjfer
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

This was the real thing used until the 1800s. It is very interesting to wonder thru and make sure you get the written English guide. If at all possible try to join the tour group which will go where the self guided tour does not,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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