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Wernigerode Castle

Am Schloss 1, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 3943 553040
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Beautiful castle

This castle looks like it came from a fairytale. Come and visit when weather is good. A man who... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rockville, MD
LOVED this Castle

After a very disappointing trip to the Schloss at Quedlinburg, the castle was absolutely superb! We... read more

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Berlin, Germany
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Am Schloss 1, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 3943 553040
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Reviewed yesterday

This castle looks like it came from a fairytale. Come and visit when weather is good. A man who works there was very enthusiastic and gave us a very god tour.

Thank ZZ_MN
Reviewed yesterday

After a very disappointing trip to the Schloss at Quedlinburg, the castle was absolutely superb! We went on a Sunday and I would recommend anyone going to take the touristy Road Train up the side of the hill as it is a hike. The rooms...More

Thank R0ssyb0y
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I have seen just the outside of the castle, didn't had the chance to see the inside, maybe next time. There is a very nice view to the city from the castle

Thank Tibi M
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We visited this castle in July 2017. We went there using the little train from the HKK hotel departure point. I loved the train journey and loved being able to see the changing view as we went. The train guide did not speak English so...More

Thank technobabe
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I didn't go into the museum as it was too early. Atmosphere is great in the morning as is the view onto the town and mountains.

1  Thank neumanth
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We walked up to the castle during the evening. It is worth the climb. The walk is not challenging to anyone with a small level of fitness. There is a "train" up during the day for anyone needing it. Watching the sun set from the...More

Thank TRUDIvivian
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

The Wernigerode Castle is nestled high above the Village. It can be reached by a small tram, a horse drawn carriage, or you can hike up to it. The views from the caste of Wernigerode and the surrounding countryside are amazing, and the exterior of...More

1  Thank EJW3
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We walked up to the Castle choosing the steepest way to build up an appetite for dinner. It has some interesting history (especially the witches) and some fine views this side of the Hatz mountains. If you have the time pay to go into the...More

1  Thank Swimsteve
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We had the whole area pretty much to ourselves. Really great Castle, boys will find the defence network fascinating. Girls will like the romance and the frogs in the pond :P

Thank Slightly_Wst_of_Sane
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We quickly walked round the castle and from its location you have a great view of the Brocken. The courtyard is any Princess's dream with a little frog in the fountain. We'd definitely go back and look inside. Even viewing the castle from street level...More

Thank Rachel H
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