Hermsdorf Castle

Ottendorf-Okrilla, Germany

Hermsdorf Castle was mentioned first time in 1350. It was rebuilt in 1553-1575 by Christoph von Carlowitz after been damaged by fire in 1561. It was restored again in 1630 after fire of 1729. The baroque style interior was destroyed during the 20th century, but today it is used for events.


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Founded: 16th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Germany
Historical period: Reformation & Wars of Religion (Germany)


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Thomas Schramm (14 months ago)
Tenshi Hara (18 months ago)
It's a bit off the main road and not well signed out. However, it's worth the trip. Nice castle with intact moat. The park and lake are also nice.
Frank Oppermann (18 months ago)
A small but very fine castle. It has a beautiful palace park with a large pond and the moat fed by the Große Röder. There is a weir and a fish ladder here. I can only recommend a visit.
Moris Slepak (2 years ago)
Jeeva N T (4 years ago)
It is just a small castle.
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