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Hardenburg Ruin

Awesome! Lots of information and exploring for the entire family. My kids loved exploring this... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany
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Best castle in Rhineland Palatinate

On one of the information panels at the castle it is written that this castle is one of the most... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Kaiserslautern, Germany
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Schlossberg, 67098 Bad Durkheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6322 7530
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Awesome! Lots of information and exploring for the entire family. My kids loved exploring this massive ruin! Not pet friendly. There is a small fee to enter.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mjbensen1
Reviewed 11 June 2018

On one of the information panels at the castle it is written that this castle is one of the most imposing castles in Rhineland Palatinate. I can only agree. Surprisingly I was the only visitor on Saturday afternoon which was a big advantage - I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank EvaF2Eva
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I knew nothing about this castle until we visited randomly on a Thursday. The audio guide (2euro extra) had good information but hard to follow their interactive map. The entrance was newly designed and nicely displayed artifacts. We spent about 1 and 1/2 hours here...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank esims04
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Our visit was the shortest one possible, because unfortunately it was closed on Friday, even if I did not find anywhere mentioned that it will be closed during the week. If this happen to you, you can try to salvage your trip by taking the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Carinamuntean
Reviewed 7 November 2017

A very comprehensive self guided audio tour of one of the largest castle ruins in the area. Well worth a visit, easy to spend a half day here, great spot for a picnic.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank TomundJo
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

The ruins are easily accessible and we were well received in the reception. The view is amazing and you can have access to all the places inside the ruins.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Natalia N
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Although this is a castle ruin it is a great place to explore, but be prepared for a 15 minute walk up a fairly steep hill. The entrance fee was inexpensive and once inside you'll find various artifacts, such as the hilt of a sword,...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Adela F
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Take your time and detour to see this beautiful castle - so well maintained, with a fantastic self-guided tour that we did around all the buildings. If only all tourist sites can be like this!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Travel_realist
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Just west of the famous Deutsch wine street, this castle is a great way to spend a couple hours on a nice day. Park at the hotel and guest house and walk up. There is a new museum, helpful English speaking staff, and literature about...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank drgaines
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

It was fun visited this ruins. Although a lot is destroyed still there is a lot to see and you get a feeling how it was when peopke lived there. There is a good multimedia tour available with pictures and video of the reconstructed castle...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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