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Wernigerode Castle

Am Schloss 1, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 3943 553040
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Come in the morning

I didn't go into the museum as it was too early. Atmosphere is great in the morning as is the view... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Frankfurt, Germany
Amazing building ....stunning views

We walked up to the castle during the evening. It is worth the climb. The walk is not challenging... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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Am Schloss 1, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 3943 553040
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I didn't go into the museum as it was too early. Atmosphere is great in the morning as is the view onto the town and mountains.

Thank neumanth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked up to the castle during the evening. It is worth the climb. The walk is not challenging to anyone with a small level of fitness. There is a "train" up during the day for anyone needing it. Watching the sun set from the...More

Thank TRUDIvivian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Wernigerode Castle is nestled high above the Village. It can be reached by a small tram, a horse drawn carriage, or you can hike up to it. The views from the caste of Wernigerode and the surrounding countryside are amazing, and the exterior of...More

Thank EJW3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked up to the Castle choosing the steepest way to build up an appetite for dinner. It has some interesting history (especially the witches) and some fine views this side of the Hatz mountains. If you have the time pay to go into the...More

Thank Swimsteve
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We had the whole area pretty much to ourselves. Really great Castle, boys will find the defence network fascinating. Girls will like the romance and the frogs in the pond :P

Thank Slightly_Wst_of_Sane
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We quickly walked round the castle and from its location you have a great view of the Brocken. The courtyard is any Princess's dream with a little frog in the fountain. We'd definitely go back and look inside. Even viewing the castle from street level...More

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I arrived rather late so was unable to venture inside but frankly not sure that I would have bothered even if able. It just did not seem to offer anything and is not really old. We used the town tourist train to access.

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 7 May 2017

If you like hill walking then this is for you because the climb is 800m long from the bottom to top at about 12deg, or you can pay €6 per head and catch the transport (kiddies train) from the Main carpark or around town whilst...More

Thank Phil2461
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It is just a beautiful castle with lovely views a lot of history and some nice collections inside. Quite a cheap entry too. Definetly worth a visit. It is a bit of a walk up hill, so worth taking the regular "Schlossbahn" leaving form the...More

Thank Batd2
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Very nice castle, good restored (ongoing), very impressive and spectacular view; shops and restaurants only mid-point,

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