Döbschütz Castle

Döbschütz, Germany

Döbschütz Castle was built on the right bank of the Schwarzen Schöps was probably built in the 10th-12th centuries. Its existence can be proven for the 10th century, where drawings on the house wall are the basis, and an old kitchen from around 1000 was uncovered in the cellar. In 1874 part of the castle burned down, which was followed by extensive renovations.

The castle was sold in 2001 to the Rößler family, who completely renovated it and opened a museum in 2003. There are also guest rooms in the castle.

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Founded: 10th century AD
Category: Castles and fortifications in Germany
Historical period: Ottonian Dynasty (Germany)

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Carmen Sprenger (3 years ago)
very nice
Cornelia Reinicke (3 years ago)
Event from 08/21/2021 After a very nice day in a wonderful environment, I can only express myself positively. Everything was very nicely and lovingly prepared. One can only feel comfortable in this castle and its surroundings. The owners are very friendly and take care of their guests. I can only recommend it and would love to come back.
Kalle Blomquist (3 years ago)
After registering in advance via smartphone, there is an appointment for a visit. The castle is privately built and it has been very well done. Nice people and the best information. Recommendable.
Norman Rohr (3 years ago)
Quite scenic
Christian Krämer (4 years ago)
A beautiful, rustic, historic and well-preserved moated castle in an idyllic location. A perfect backdrop for great photos. What impressed me even more were the lords of the castle. They are nice and always helpful and lovely people. Thank you for a great and unforgettable day with a medieval and romantic atmosphere.
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