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Schloss Burg

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If you love castles and history, a must-see!

I visited Schloss Burg by myself for 2 hours and it was really worth it. Lovely to just walk around... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2018
renateo527
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Amazing place one need to visit must

The castle has been kept in excellent condition, the entry fee is 5 Euro where you can have a tour... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
rajibdey
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Pune, India
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Schlossplatz 2, 42659 Solingen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

I visited Schloss Burg by myself for 2 hours and it was really worth it. Lovely to just walk around and take in the scenery and have a drink at one of the little restaurants. I didn't go to the museum, but it looked good....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank renateo527
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

The castle has been kept in excellent condition, the entry fee is 5 Euro where you can have a tour (not guided) through the museum of knives and other weapons. The weapons kept there are from 1400 century. Alot can be discovered with a short...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rajibdey
Reviewed 18 September 2018

A very pretty castle in good condition and interesting. Due to poor planning on our part we ended up getting there from Solingen town by taxi, cost 40 euros and 4 buses to get back. Well worth a visit, one tip if your German isn't...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Super nice castle. We managed to see it during the Medieval Fantasy Convention and it gave him a whole new look.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 839craciuna
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Although I am not a history fan and I don't get easily impressed, this place was magical. So many things and objects to see. Everythign so interesting and really well maintened. I really loved the women costumes and the spears! It was also the first...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

A lovely little castle that I used to visit when I was at school and now take my own children too. Not sure how much the kids enjoy it (not being from the area themselves), but if you are interested in late medieval history, this...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank NotCaroline
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Schloss Burg is close to were I grew up and my sister and I and cousins used to play here in the 60's so when I get back to look around it is both a trip down memory lane and just to visit a beautiful...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank kuehnklausm
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I have visited Schloss Burgh many times while visitng a nearby aunt and it is absolutely fabulous. Think great castle, inside and out, wonderful for exploring outside on a non-rainy day, stay inside and explore and eat there on a rainy day. Great day out...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Klint W
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit - they have done a great job of restoring the castle so you can really see how it was ... lots of lovely shops in the area as well.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 5deliag
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Nice place to visit, to stay for a bit, trying to live history. Good experience also for young boys : )

Date of experience: March 2017
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Lorna C
15 May 2018|
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Response from kuehnklausm | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest a cab, there are lots at the train station and just get the number for the cab company from the driver so you can call them for a ride back to the station.
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Spyros P
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Response from Rainer S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can go by train from Duesseldorf to Solingen and then by bus.
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