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visit during business trip to Stuttgart

private visit with some friends living in Asperg, esp. recommendable Biergarten in summer but my... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2016
ribafish007
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Moscow, Russia
Swabia's highest mountain

Although we lived in Stuttgart for 8 years, we never visited this fortress by Ludwigsburg, but... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2014
marcopolko
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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“Cool Fortress Ruins”
30 Sep 2016
“A beautiful sunset”
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Interesting architecture and views, but most of the area is still occupied by a prison hospital and is, therefore, surrounded by concertina wire. Worth a quick visit, but don't go too far out of your way.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

A beautiful place to visit and to see the sunset with friends and one beer. The building is very beautiful and the view is amazing.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Rui A
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Nice view from the high located fortress and good description of it's history at the entrance (for free), but the museum is only of interest if you are interested in the prisoners.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 30 January 2016

private visit with some friends living in Asperg, esp. recommendable Biergarten in summer but my visit was this time in winter

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank ribafish007
Reviewed 5 August 2015

The view from such height is just amazing. Thre is almost 2 levels up there, first one includes 360 degree view on walking, second one is the highest with smaller view angle (about 180 degree) but still amazing of course. I recommend to visit during...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Meeda_Sam
Reviewed 28 June 2015

This placei s full of mysteries, it is actually the place where lots of 19century freedom fighters were locked up and wehre famous writers and literati went to revell in the view and the Spirit to fight the ruling aristocracy. a must do, now there...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank FOL-1003
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Although we lived in Stuttgart for 8 years, we never visited this fortress by Ludwigsburg, but visited it recently after the prison museum was opened. The hill on which the fortress was built was the center of a large Celtic region in the years B.C....More

Date of experience: September 2014
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