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Lovely, picturesque exterior

While wandering around Fussen we came upon the Hohes Schloss and only strolled into the courtyard... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
ChitchatCanada
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Canada
Don't miss the free tower.

The day of our visit coincided with the weekend of the "Middle Ages Festival" (last w/e in June... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
JagerPlymouth
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

As we arrived in Füssen in the evening, we were only able to see the exterior of the buildings. Happily, however, the courtyards were left open for people to wander through even though interiors were closed. Unique trompe l'oeil window paintings make this building an...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This hotel was very overpriced for their motel quality rooms. The bedroom mattresses were old and did not give any support to my back, causing me to have back pains for days!!!! Our room also had a broken toilet seat and it took them 2...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank alexwang9988
Reviewed 29 July 2017

While wandering around Fussen we came upon the Hohes Schloss and only strolled into the courtyard to admire the castle's exterior from here, which was quite lovely and picturesque.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank ChitchatCanada
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The day of our visit coincided with the weekend of the "Middle Ages Festival" (last w/e in June). So Fussen and the grounds of the castle were awash with activity, including a street procession from the castle to the centre. Inside the castle walls itself...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank JagerPlymouth
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I found the courtyard in front of Hohes Schloss was the site of the Christmas markets, small, but festive and enjoyable

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank CodyMav
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We walked up to the castle- it was an easy walk that was enjoyable. We paid the nominal fee to get into the museum. The museum itself is interesting with a cool green fireplace. The best is climbing up into the tower to see the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank idratherbeachef
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The Hohes Schloss is a Gothic castle, located on the hilltop above the city Füssen, was built on the site of the Roman fortress, very nice with two towers, today is Gallery Art, Museum

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank aiiburstein
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Wasn't open when i visited on middle of March, 2017. Quite disappointed, thus, not really to see around in town area too. Very dated. So move on to Neuschwanstein instead.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank LittleRedDot-BC
Reviewed 29 March 2017

A very nice and interesting building, from the outside. I made two attempts to come and see the inside, it was never open...just the WC...strange

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank John L
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Didn't go inside but strolled around the grounds, gardens and any small parts that were open. The castle is notable for the illusionistic paintings on the facades that date back to 1499. These are quite unique apparently, in German late-Gothic architecture.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Boyd J
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