Stary Dzierzgon Castle Ruins

Stary Dzierzgon, Poland

Stary Dzierzgoń was one of the first Teutonic fortresses in the territory of Prussia.The castle was built in 1234 on the site of a Prussian stronghold. It was devastated in 1243 and abandoned in 1247 when the Teutonic Order moved its seat to the brand new castle in nearby Dzierzgoń. The outline of the moat and the embankments are the only remains of the fortress.

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Founded: 1234
Category: Ruins in Poland

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Andrzej Kuziemkowski (10 months ago)
W miarę możliwości gospodarz i właściciel dba o gości. Pasjonat
nemezis.nimfa Ulka (10 months ago)
Nie wiem, nie weszłam, bo pies mnie nie wpuścił. Przykro. Pozdrawiam
Edyta Kuc (11 months ago)
Ciekawe miejsce, pan Ryszard sympatyczny właściciel chętnie poprowadzi i opowie o historii
Krzysztof Langiewicz (11 months ago)
Będąc na zamku nie zastałem właściciela szkoda. Ale rozmach i potencjał jest. Życzymy powodzenia i oby nikt nie przeszkadzał.
Li Kai (13 months ago)
Very disappointing! I am Chinese, travel alone, and have no private car in Poland. The host of the castle promised to pick me up at a bus stop to his castle, but he didn’t. When I arrived at the bus stop, Stary Dzierzgon, I called the host of the castle at Przezmark, and he told me he would come and drive me to the castle. I waited there for 1.5 hours, and he still didn’t come, so I had to go back with the last bus of the day! I spent 20 zloty on the bus and four hours on the way! I gave up my plan to visit Torun and decided to visit there! But what had he done to me? Just one day before I went there, I had written to his son to say that I was going to the castle the next morning, and his son told me that the host is always in the castle, and he would pick me up at Stary Dzierzgon. After four hours I left Stary Dzierzgon, his son gave me the reason why he didn’t come to pick me up: he’s at his sister’s, he told you to wait, you should have waited. Wait for what? After 1.5 hours he still didn’t come, god knows whether he actually would come or not, and if he really had come to pick me up, he should find that I had already left and started to look for me. But after four hours, he didn’t look for me, so he actually didn’t want to pick me up. If I am not welcomed to the castle, just say it before I actually went there, ok? Don’t waste other people’s time! By the way, the pictures here were taken by me when I was waiting at the bus stop, to show that I don’t lie like somebody did.
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