Ehrenburg Castle was built on a promontory in the Ehrbach valley (Ehrbachtal), a tributary valley of the Mosel. It was once used as the fortified centre of a small reign between Mosel and Rhine. Today it is a cultural monument (Kulturdenkmal) with a variety of events. The oldest, still preserved part of this castle is the remains of a steady house, a rectangular residential tower. It is assumed that the construction work, for this at first small castle of the Staufer, started in the first half of the 12th century.

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Founded: 12th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Germany
Historical period: Salian Dynasty (Germany)

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www.ehrenburg.de

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Mandy Jones (2 years ago)
Great place to visit .
Sebastian Martin (2 years ago)
Really nice castle, food was great, the view is amazing.
Hans-Viktor P (2 years ago)
Excellent castle hotel. I really felt like I stepped back in time.
Tom Green (2 years ago)
What an innovative and modern castle for 1166. It's beautifully maintained with lots of amazing things to do for kids. They speak English and you can stay overnight. From our youngest to the parents- the whole family had one of the most wonderful days!
Aaron Hoffman (2 years ago)
If you stay at the hotel you'll have a very special experience.
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