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There is still a hospital in this ancient walls

The "Julius Spital" is a foundation of the Prince Bishop Julius Echter from Mespelbrunn in the year... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Ralf K
Wurzburg, Germany
Wine outlet at a hospital - a curious combination!

The wine shop is well-stocked with wines from the vineyards associated with the Juliusspital... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2016
Robert D
Stornoway, United Kingdom
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13 Jun 2017
“There is still a hospital in this ancient walls”
1 Nov 2016
“Wine outlet at a hospital - a curious combination!”
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

The "Julius Spital" is a foundation of the Prince Bishop Julius Echter from Mespelbrunn in the year of 1576. The first construction has been built until 1585 from Georg Robin. Instead of the north wing which has been destroyed by fire in 1699 constructed Antonio...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Ralf K
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The wine shop is well-stocked with wines from the vineyards associated with the Juliusspital hospital. It does seem odd to have a display cabinet of wine in the entrance to a hospital, though! White wine prices range from inexpensive to dear. One downside - the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Robert D
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We had a guided tour of Juliusspital area and Ruth did an excellent job. The architecture is breathless and the scenery is just stunning. She gave us a wine tour and the historical significance of the winery and the culture. What a great way to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank lyndonc960
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We were just passing by and were curious to check the impressive building. Very surprise to discover that it is actually a working hospital, with a huge history, gardens and own wine production. Probably looks much better in spring or summer as the park did...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank 580irinat
Reviewed 2 November 2015

I would not normally recommend a working hospital as a tourist destination, but hidden behind this old building is a great garden that is like an oasis. In one corner are some vines where the different soils common in this area are used. A really...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Dalty
Reviewed 11 July 2015

If I would be ill, and I should get into a hospital, the Juliusspital would be my choise. In 1573 Julius Echter founded this hospital, which is still today is a working hospiatl. Two beautiful gardens, with trees and flowers, and a beautiful baroque fountain...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank 545medva
Reviewed 9 September 2012

no English-speaking tour provided so a little hard to understand most of talk or any of the jokes except the rhyming ones. Cellar tour very interesting and winetasting to finish off an interesting experience. Contacts from Würzburg recommended this wine tour to do if you...More

Date of experience: September 2012
2  Thank fabsnake
Reviewed 21 May 2012

all pieces of art or wonderful eateries great experiences in dining, sight seeing medieval and new architecture

Date of experience: June 2011
Thank Boniface H
Reviewed 22 January 2012

We went to juliusspital twice. The first time was around 8:00pm. We had hiked the entire town and were looking for a place to enjoy something light. Out waiter was wonderful. Our waiter was able to translate some of the menu for us. We had...More

Date of experience: December 2011
Thank LJ_Richmond
Reviewed 26 December 2011

Prince-Bishop Julius von Mespelbrunn founded the hospital named after him. Of the 1576 Renaissance building (architect G Robin), on the soil of the Jewish cemetery, remained just the foundation relief of the old main portal, present hanging in the passage of the garden to the...More

Date of experience: August 2011
1  Thank folieske4
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12 September 2017|
Response from Ralf K | Reviewed this property |
He can go there to the hospital. I am sure there are a lot of people speaking English. Good luck
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