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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Jonathan Dillon (3 months ago)
Wonderful location for families and friends. The castle is beautiful and well reserved. The facilities, staff and food are amazing
King (4 months ago)
As much as i enjoy the history, I don't enjoy the bathroom doesn't have real door, also it's loud outside in the hall in the morning, bed is creaking, no water boiler to make tea or anything. But the activities with guide was good. Children can do pottery crafts and blacksmith on job. Worth to try
Magnus Michael (12 months ago)
Very nice castle and in a perfect good shape! The food was very good and the local metbeer (beer with honey wine) is a great try worth it!
Godefroy Schrago (2 years ago)
Amazing place and definitely worth to see!!! But seriously, we are there with a wedding crowd and want to order some food for my daughters outside of the wedding programme for EUR12.5. I have to almost fight with the person responsible, so that they accept my credit card... People there really need some hospitality training!
MR__ MAKER (2 years ago)
Best value for money castle ? I have ever visited, if you enjoy medieval castles then this one is a must see. ? ?
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