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Schloss Broich

Am Schloss Broich 28 - 32, 45479 Muelheim an der Ruhr, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 208 4554260
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A medieval castle...

This castle was originally constructed to protect the town from Vikings. Its a medium size castle... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2016
Deystravels
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New Delhi, Delhi, India
Small but nice castle

The castle was very small but nice to see. Lots is historical things to see. We enjoyed the park... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2016
Meghan M
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  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
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Jul 20, 2016
“A medieval castle...”
Apr 3, 2016
“Small but nice castle”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Am Schloss Broich 28 - 32, 45479 Muelheim an der Ruhr, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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+49 208 4554260
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Reviewed July 20, 2016

This castle was originally constructed to protect the town from Vikings. Its a medium size castle next to the river and makes for an interesting visit and a quick review of the over 1000 years of history of this place.

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Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

The castle was very small but nice to see. Lots is historical things to see. We enjoyed the park just outside the castle more. The castle is free to go in. Very pleasent and relaxing

Thank Meghan M
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Reviewed March 15, 2016

Broich Castle dates back to about 883 and was originally built to protect the town from invasion by the Normans. It's the oldest Carolingian fortification in German-speaking Europe and very well preserved. A must-visit if you're in Muelheim.

Thank Paul M
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Reviewed November 27, 2015

Schloss Broich is quite small, housing a small local history museum. It is also being renovated, so that one doesn't get to appreciate fully this old castle. It is still unique in being a Carolingian castle, with on top of that a history of being...More

Thank RHAHJ
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