Zsámbék Castle

Zsámbék, Hungary

The Zsámbék Castle was built on the spot of a 14th-15th century castle by the Zichy family in the 1690's as a castle, and it was turned into a palace in the 18th century. The early Baroque palace has a plain exterior look with two corner towers.

From 1904, the Sisters Hospitallers of the Sacred Cross used and renovated the building. Probably during these renovations were the medieval great hall and the outbuildings removed. Later the palace was used by a kindergarten and different schools. Since 1929, the palace houses the Vilmos Apor Catholic School.



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Founded: 1690s
Category: Castles and fortifications in Hungary


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Szilvia Udvardy (19 months ago)
It was not public, I could take some photos from afar
Kné Bea (2 years ago)
Arranged from the outside. A sleeping man made of sand is a great job
Eitan Goldmann H. (2 years ago)
It is a must. A beautiful landmark remnants. Worthwhile visiting all around the year.
Péter Lőrincz (4 years ago)
Great school.
Kristián Kubiš (5 years ago)
Fantastic, historical place :-)
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