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Teutonic Order Castle

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A LONG BUT WELL WORTH VISIT TO A SUPER GREAT CASTLE!

The guided tour is about 3 hours but very interesting and well worth the time. The medieval... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
Burtdol
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The largest brick castle in the world. Beautiful place, with gardens, art and amber expositions and... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Flávio Augusto J
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

The guided tour is about 3 hours but very interesting and well worth the time. The medieval fortress of the Teutonic Knights is the largest brick castle in Europe. A 15th Century stronghold of the Teutonic Knights with many fascinating rooms filled with endless exhibits...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018

This is a castle of huge proportions. Following the recommended route it took us about five hours to complete. If you want to you can easily skip some of the exhibitions which are spread out through the castle and which have very little with the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

The largest brick castle in the world. Beautiful place, with gardens, art and amber expositions and an audio guide in many languages telling all the stories of the castle and its region. And the ticket price is fair

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Flávio Augusto J
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

This castle is old but much of it was dismantled many years ago to use the bricks for another project. So there isn't very much to see. With the audioguide you can go through the historic castle in less than an hour. There is a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank AnneG20
Reviewed April 16, 2017

The castle is not very big, but really ancient and amazing. The train from Malbork takes some 40 minutes, and It takes some 2-3 hours to walk around the castle and inside. You will visit several museums - museum of the bottles in cellar ("piwnica"),...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank marta_A_UA
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Around 308, the German Teutonic Order moved its official headquarters from Venice to Malbork, where they remained for nearly 150 years. They called their castle "Marienburg", meaning the "Castle of Mary". To Poland, this Teutonic Order symbolizes a German invasion and domination. These Catholic killer...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank RaymondHua
Reviewed October 24, 2016

This was a really interesting old castle. It has the highest lavatory in the world. Obviously it was built for health reasons also other than just as a toilet ;-)

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed August 31, 2016

This is one of those major attractions which could be a world winning one if only it was presented properly. The castle itself is amazing, it's very well preserved and hugely original. Sadly, its exhibitions are poorly described and random in subject. Getting any sort...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Michal R
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Try to roam around the town during night. Beautifull place to visit. There are other places around the town to visit as well.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

Its really great castle. One of the best in Poland. Worth visitng. Nice place to go for a day trip. :)

Date of experience: August 2015
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