Meßkirch Castle

Meßkirch, Germany

Build around 1557 by the Counts of Zimmern, Messkirch Castle is reputed to be the earliest quadrangular Renaissance structure north of the Alps. The castle's main showpiece is the large ceremonial hall with its magnificent coffered ceiling, which today provides a festive setting not just for concerts and exhibitions, but also for weddings and conferences. In summer, the castle's inner courtyard and adjoining gardens also serve as an impressive backdrop for concerts, theatre performances, classic car meetings and markets. Fringe theatre and cabaret in the informal ambience of the castle cellars are a unique experience.

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Founded: 1577
Category: Castles and fortifications in Germany
Historical period: Reformation & Wars of Religion (Germany)

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Kirk Kroner (7 months ago)
Super a AMBIENTE
Kirk Kroner (7 months ago)
Super a AMBIENTE
Paul Neville (13 months ago)
We were here for a wedding banquet. This was my first time to the castle, it is very cool. Well preserved and maintained. There is a classic car museum onsite. I live nearby another castle that was originally owned by the same family.
Paul Neville (13 months ago)
We were here for a wedding banquet. This was my first time to the castle, it is very cool. Well preserved and maintained. There is a classic car museum onsite. I live nearby another castle that was originally owned by the same family.
Giuseppina Maurici (14 months ago)
Very nice place and a beautiful ballroom. The price-performance ratio for private parties is great. I can only recommend
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