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Schloss THUN

Schlossberg 1, Thun 3600, Switzerland
+41 33 223 20 01
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Not the biggest castle, but you can actually enter he turrets and climb up to them and lookout the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hartsburg, Missouri
via mobile
Fun, interesting castle with superb views!

An interesting castle where you could explore some nooks & crannies in the turrets. Information... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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“nice castle” (7 reviews)
Schlossberg 1, Thun 3600, Switzerland
+41 33 223 20 01
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not the biggest castle, but you can actually enter he turrets and climb up to them and lookout the portals! Also can go into the jail cells and touch the displays of old coat of armor! Just use map app to find the castle, you...More

Thank TheLongLongTrailer
Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting castle where you could explore some nooks & crannies in the turrets. Information cards in several languages with interesting displays.

Thank mountainlover830
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tickets are free with EurailPass. Find the top. Rooms are filled with items/its a little museum, and very interesting.

Thank anonymousLosAngeles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived in Thun thinking it would be a quiet little medieval town, mistake number 1! Look for signs to the castle, couldn't see any so eventually found how to get there. Horribly disappointed by the castle. Found the staff to be unfriendly. Our trip was...More

1  Thank MiserableMyrtle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this town , it's easy to walk around with many beautiful old buildings ! It's situated at the end of Lake Thun and a river runs through the town ! It's just beautiful with lots of cafes lining the river banks ! The...More

Thank Shirley141250
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Thun castle is nice and well kept. It is located on a little hill, from where you can have a great view of the whole region. There are many old items to see and you can even visit some of the top towers. There...More

Thank Sophia S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We walked around and through the castle on a guided tour of Thun. The public ladies’ washroom has the most spectacular views over the mountains and town! Wow! I love that part of the Castle has been repurposed as a hotel! We would love to...More

Thank The_Concierge_8
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Schloss Thun is a well preserved and presented medieval castle with fabulous views from all levels including all turrets. Inside are some well preserved and presented medieval tapestries, coats of armour, children's toys, household items, coin weighing scale, pottery, shoes etc. Most impressive for me...More

Thank TravellerFaye
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Decent castle to go to visit. It gives good information on the history of the area, The big bonus is when you get to the top and I was lucky because it was a perfect day was the view , you can see across the...More

Thank steve_cole1
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This castle was so much better than we expected. It was a very warm day when we went, and inside it was incredibly cool and refreshing. It was also quiet, and we enjoyed having the rooms to ourselves for the most part other than maybe...More

Thank kristen702
Management response:Responded 12 June 2017

Thank you so much for your description. We are so glad, that you did enjoy the special ambience of our so well preserved medieval Castle and the exhibitions as well.

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Veronica H
13 May 2015|
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Response from ICristian | Reviewed this property |
I came to Thun by train, but I did notice quite a big parking lot underneath the Aldi on Grabenstrasse (there's a Tamoil gas station in front of it). If you go to the castle via the winding road right next to the roundabout... More