Dagestein Castle

Vilseck, Germany

Dagestein castle was built in the 12th century, although the written documentation is unclear. Vilseck village was first time mentioned in 1185. The oldest part is the Romanesque keep. The castle was looted and burned down during the feud in 1512 and later rebuilt. The extensive reconstruction took place in the 1730s. Today Dagenstein castle is owned by the city.

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

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www.dagestein.de

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onebadsouthpaw (3 years ago)
Very cool. Hopefully I'll be able to enjoy one of the markets one day ?
David Dwight (5 years ago)
Beautiful place to visit!
Julie Devin (5 years ago)
It's nearby and feels very community oriented and friendly.
David Cole (5 years ago)
It was very nice they were having their Christmas market.
Sarah E-C (6 years ago)
Beautiful
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