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Hidden gem

Weesenstein looks "just" like a bigger castle from the main road, but what a big surprice behind... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Martin G
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Wow, what an unusual castle

Visited Weesenstein during our recent trip to Germany. It's an unusual castle, by British... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
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Aug 13, 2017
“Hidden gem”
Jun 24, 2017
“Wow, what an unusual castle”
Am Schlossberg 1, 01809 Muglitztal, Saxony, Germany
+49 35027 6260
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Weesenstein looks "just" like a bigger castle from the main road, but what a big surprice behind! Great trip together with Großsedlitz Barockgarten which is about 15 mns from here.

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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Visited Weesenstein during our recent trip to Germany. It's an unusual castle, by British standards, and one that needs to be explored. The castle brewery offers rustic meals and their win craft beer in a cellar building. All the descriptions were in English too, which...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2016

Schloss Weesenstein is very nice place to visit and it could be a one stop in your visit through Schloesserland Sachsen. We visited gardens and the parts of the schloss which are for free. It took us about 30 minutes. Park is very nice place...More

Thank Stefan K
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Schloss Weesenstein was another pleasant surprise on our trip to Saxony. The castle is build bit by bit on rocks, so it has an unusual layout. During DDR it was a summer camp for children, but it has been well restored and is very interesting...More

Thank Indiaphil
Reviewed 17 May 2015

This was on our way to Munich and was not a great deal of info on the internet about it. This is one of those hidden gems off the beaten path located in the country a few miles south of Dresden. The castle is impressive...More

Thank publiussulla
Reviewed 21 December 2014

They have English audio guides which was very helpful and allowed us to enjoy walking through the castle on our own pace. You dont require a photo permit to take pictures here. They brew their own beer here which a treat. The brewery didn't have...More

Thank Leon v
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Depending where in Dresden you are coming from it's about 30min drive - so no reason to say it's too far. Weesenstein is part of the "Schloesserkarte Sachsen" - a great scheme where one can buy a card for EUR20 or EUR40 (10 days or...More

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29 June 2015|
Response from publiussulla | Reviewed this property |
The gardens are open to the public from what I recall. The castle is up the hill, the parking of course is at the base of the hill and you have to pay but it is only a couple of euros. When you go through the gate at the... More