Nice location and also a good visit to the arts and curiosities section. There is a detailed gallery of the family which is for hc fans.
About Schloss Ambras
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THis is a wounderful castle to visit and bigger than you think. It will take you more than a few hours to get around and with the gardens could take over half a day.
Must visit while in Innsbruck. You can drive up here, or hike up from the last stop on the 3 tram line. It's about 20 minutes, and quite the incline. The views on the way up, and once you reach the top are well worth...More
Lovely photographic castle, interesting artifacts. Lots and lots of family portraits which get a bit boring after a while, though we did chuckle at the family trait of a fat bottom lip! Beautiful gardens.
Visited during free time from a RIVIERA TRAVEL escorted tour. Castle lies fifty yards downhill from the hop-on-hop-on bus (Ambras stop). It's a wedding venue, an armoury museum but above all, it's a collection of Hapsburg and von Thurn and Taxis portraits plus family trees....More
In addition to the massive collection of armour and armament there is this collection of curiosities which is very hard to summarise. Mind boggling variety of interesting things. It would take a day to do this collection and you would continue to be amazed, Another...More
Super cool collection of very unusual paintings and items. We definitely enjoyed it and enjoyed the ginormous bathtub made for the queen. Wouldn't make a special trip out to it but definitely something fun to do in Innsbruck. Also, there was literally no other visitors...More
The castle is a little out of town, but easily reached by bus. It occupies an interesting spot on the road up to the mountains, and stands out in the landscape.