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Close to a main road

We were travelling through Austria and just wanted to take the break from driving. We knew about... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
Visiting a Friend

It was a cool rainy October day. What better way to spend than at Schloss Trautenfels? The... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2016
Ron W
Fredericksburg, Texas
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Aug 25, 2018
“Close to a main road”
Oct 18, 2016
“Visiting a Friend”
An overview of the nature and culture of the Liezen district – with an unforgettable view over Grimming and the surrounding countryside.
Trautenfels 1 | Purgg-Trautenfels, Liezen 8951, Austria
+43 3682 22233
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

We were travelling through Austria and just wanted to take the break from driving. We knew about this castle before and decided just to have a look. It's nice, renovated and taken care of, certainly not a ruin. There are a couple of exibitions in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2016

It was a cool rainy October day. What better way to spend than at Schloss Trautenfels? The Schloss is not the typical Schloss that just shows some rooms with furnishings that might have once been a part of place. This site mixes natural history with...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Ron W
Reviewed July 20, 2016

Needed somewhere dry for an iffy day and this place looked interesting from the reviews. The castle itself isn't particularly special from the outside but inside is really interesting. It has been converted into a thoroughly modern museum without damaging or even really obscuring the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 1, 2016

Enjoyed the many displays of the history of the area around Liezen. I came away with a much better understanding of life of the miners, lumbermen and farmers who settled the area.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Julia S
Reviewed June 27, 2016

There was so much to see here and I virtually had the place to myself. Countryside museum with an insight into the culture of the area. Another exhibition on local geology and more. Fabulous views from the top of the tower - which you reach...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Serena C
Reviewed November 9, 2014

Trautenfels Castle is the perfect location for a stop along the B320 Ennstal highway when passing through. There are various exhibitions worth seeing and the view from the tallest castle tower is just breathtaking. Of course also worth for a visit when in the area...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed August 16, 2013

I was impressed by the exhibition of landscapes and traditions of these places: Past mining occupations, traditional trades, crafts, legends and costumes from nearby villages. I was impressed by the large number of visitors, of all ages, families with children, tourists come by bike or...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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Reviewed August 10, 2012

This castle museum is surrounded by lakes and beautiful mountains and gives splendid views from the castle grounds. At the bottom of the castle there are 2 lakes in which I believe you can go fishing even and a fish restaurant. I must admit that...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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