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Burg Schonfels

Burgstr. 34, 08115 Lichtentanne, Saxony, Germany
+49 37600 2327
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Roughly 800 Years of History in One Go

This old gem is hidden in the tiny village of Schönfels, near Zwickau, Saxony. Recently a new part... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2016
SydneyPerla
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Sydney
Black in time

This ancient castle/fortress goes all the way back to the 13th century and is well maintained. A... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2015
Androsch H
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Metepec, Mexico
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Jun 7, 2016
“Roughly 800 Years of History in One Go”
Dec 31, 2015
“Black in time”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Burgstr. 34, 08115 Lichtentanne, Saxony, Germany
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+49 37600 2327
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

This old gem is hidden in the tiny village of Schönfels, near Zwickau, Saxony. Recently a new part was added to the existing museum: during a restoration process workers found historic evidence of an old kitchen etc. Within the castle area there is also a...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

This ancient castle/fortress goes all the way back to the 13th century and is well maintained. A true historical treasure to be visited. A museum is part of the place and interesting to see. However the building itself and walking through it is well worth...More

2  Thank Androsch H
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Reviewed 2 July 2015

If Medieval Castles your thing that are left almost untouched by the centuries - this is the one for you. It's origins go back to the 12th century and thanks to some archaeological work carried out over the last few years the history of this...More

2  Thank R_G_Baker
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There is a parking lot close to the castle's main entrance at the top of the hill.
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