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Festung Rosenberg - Deutsches Festungsmuseum

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Beautiful castle in kronach

Went up to the castle at dusk in December when we were there to the Christmas market. Pictures were... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
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Wonderful tour for history buffs

The tour was great, except for the fact that they didn't have an English one, so I was left to... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
Ingrid C
Whately, Massachusetts
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Dec 1, 2017
“Beautiful castle in kronach”
Aug 25, 2016
“Wonderful tour for history buffs”
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Went up to the castle at dusk in December when we were there to the Christmas market. Pictures were hard to get because they was limited light. It was very cold and damp but worth the climb. You could walk up to the wall and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

The tour was great, except for the fact that they didn't have an English one, so I was left to interpret for the kids, which is not always ideal. However, we enjoyed viewing the fortifications, the cannons, and the exhibits. Of course the underground passages...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Ingrid C
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This fortress was besieged but never taken. Technically this not a castle but a fortress. Tours unfortunately only in German, but still worth taking as you get to see the inner sanctum and tunnels. A visit supports the citizens of Kronach as they bought the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Jazzojojo
Reviewed 17 December 2015

We have visisted many times and there are always new improvements. There are tours and also an art gallery in the castle. The restaurant at the castle is wonderful, both indoor and outdoor seating. Never have we been disappointed.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Carol M
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

I was able to walk around the outside of the castle even though it was closed ( the only reason I rated it a 3). There's hiking trails around the castle for the fit people

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank RomeDE11
Reviewed 3 July 2015

The highlight of our trip was the visit to this old castle in Kronach. The only negative was the long uphill road to get to the castle. Once to the top, we were very glad that we made the trip. We had an excellent guide...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Norm48
Reviewed 9 June 2014

Stayed in the tower while in town for a wedding. And going in not having any idea of the place (someone from Kronach booked it for us), I was pleasantly suprised about the hotel. The rooms were clean and very nice, breakfast was provided every...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank emilymeschelle
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