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Cakovec Castle

Cakovec, Croatia
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Not very Interesting place where can see how live people in medium century. Castle not in good... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
Predrag M
Pancevo, Serbia
via mobile
Zrinski castle

The castle was home of the Zrinski (hungarian Zrinyi) family, one of the most remarkable and... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
Basel, Switzerland
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  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Not very Interesting place where can see how live people in medium century. Castle not in good condition but have potential...

Thank Predrag M
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The castle was home of the Zrinski (hungarian Zrinyi) family, one of the most remarkable and significant strategist of the fights against the Turkish conquest. Members of the family were greatest heroes of Hungarian history. There was no guided tour.

Thank hendelhendel
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Old castle in Cakovec is interesting and beautiful location in center of town, located in nice park (as every castle).

Thank Igor158
Reviewed 11 April 2017

In the middle of the park, old beauty is there for people who can hear silent whispers of ancient walls.

Thank mihajla
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Surrounded by parkland has a classic middle European Baroque look and the home of the Zrinski family for generations. The last feudal lord Count Festetic left in 1923 and the palace was damaged during World War 2. The museum opened in 1954 and will tell...More

1  Thank Michael O
Reviewed 16 September 2016

If you want to visit northern part of Croatia, you should't skip Čakovec. It's small but nice town, with well preserved castle and old core. You can also visit museum inside of the castle, and take a walk through a big park all around the...More

1  Thank Robert Z
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We strolled here after an amazing meal in the nearby Mundoaka. The scenery was nice but it was a real shame the park was so dirty.

Thank Arielberl
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Castle is in Center of Cakovec Town, it still has old walls it doesn't look that big from distance but when u enter yard of Castle u get surrounded by the building, inside is museum and a restaurant in same yard is also a Church...More

Thank lkovaci
Reviewed 10 October 2015

This is where in the early Middle ages emerged Cakovec. The outer part is the fortress, unfortunately, with the time part of it was demolished, but the preserved is main entrance with surrounding walls. The inner part is a beautiful Renaissance palace. There is a...More

1  Thank Zoran S
Reviewed 25 July 2015

This was a well-laid out museum on the brink of a restoration. Well worth a visit. There is a Hungary-Croatia project about to begin, to make a tourist route about this ruling family

Thank Lotus47
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