Staufeneck Castle

Piding, Germany

Staufeneck Castle was built in the 12th century by Burggrafen von Staufeneck. In the year 1307 the castle went into the ownership of the Erzstift Salzburg, under whom it served as one of the maintenance courts in Rupertiwinkel from 1365 to 1805. In 1503, the castle was under Archbishop Leonhard von Keutschach who fundamentally transformed it, giving it its present appearance. Since 1894, the castle has been under private ownership. In the 20th ceuntry, the castle housed a museum. After a complete renovation, it is once again inhabited.

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Schloßweg 15, Piding, Germany
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Founded: 12th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Germany
Historical period: Hohenstaufen Dynasty (Germany)

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Sanda Schenck (13 months ago)
Unfortunately it cannot be visited at the moment, it would be interesting.
Willi Späth (15 months ago)
Very cool economy with great food and accommodation for motor homes
Tomas Holbus (17 months ago)
Very beautiful
Christian Marek (3 years ago)
Looks cool but you can't get in ?
Jürgen Ambs (3 years ago)
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