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impressive with a wonderful view of the city

My 2nd visit here, mostly for the museum & Riemenschneider research, so didn't go into the fortress... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AliceMoerk
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Anna Maria Island, Florida
An unexpected surprise at the fortress.

From its hill top the fortress dominates the city. The garden is on the river side and it is the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alexander N
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Westborough, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My 2nd visit here, mostly for the museum & Riemenschneider research, so didn't go into the fortress proper. But did a lot of wandering around, including the towers where prisoners were kept. Museum & information staff quite helpful.

Thank AliceMoerk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From its hill top the fortress dominates the city. The garden is on the river side and it is the best place to view the river and the city. It is not to large, but the gardens are very well maintained.

Thank Alexander N
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Lovely peaceful garden with roses when we were there, places to sit. Very good view over rooftops and city so good place to take photos. This was a bonus gem of a find in this very busy city. Entry was free.

Thank rosiewalker1
Reviewed 10 July 2018

First you have to go through an inconspicuous passage next to the chapel to get to the garden, but then you will be honored by one of the best views over the City. Entrance is free of charge.

Thank DonBlutwurst
Reviewed 19 May 2018

The garden self was almost nothing to see as there was no flower. I think it would be different in the summer when all the flowers are in blossom. But the view over the river Main and Würzburg is beautiful. It's a must visit if...More

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 27 November 2017

The Gardens at Marienburg Fortress are small, perhaps half a football field if that but still make for a nice change of pace and add to the variety of scenery at the fortress. There were plenty of tourists taking photos here, and the gardens are...More

Thank TryppAdams
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Looking for a spot where you can get a great shot of Würsburg. This is it! Make the trek up to the castle and enjoy the view. There are other wonderful things in the castle to enjoy but this view is the best in the...More

1  Thank Ashlee W
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The garden at the Marienburg fortress is nice to visit, as is walking around the fortress itself. Magnificent view over the city of Wurzburg.

Thank R. B
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The gardens are around the castle and are small and beautiful, but nothing very special. The view is probably the best one in Wurzburg. Once visiting Marienberg, just go outside it and visit the gardens too. It will take you around 15 minutes to visit...More

1  Thank Guilherme F
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The view from the garden is amazing, if is clearly sky you can all Wurzburg. In the autumn is the best seasons, in my opinion.

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