Grad means 'castle' in Slovene and refers to the castle dating from the late 12th century strategically situated on a hill overlooking the settlement. It is one of the largest castle complexes in Slovenia, with 365 rooms. After World War II, the castle was divided into small residential apartments. With Slovenia joining the European Union, funds have been made available for the restoration of the castle. Certain parts of the castle are open to the public.

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Founded: 12th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Slovenia

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Mirjam Ocepek (2 years ago)
Very autentic castel.
Kristjan Pavlič (2 years ago)
A very nice castle in an amazing place of Goričko. The castle is the biggest in Slovenia and well worth the trip. You will enjoy the other sights in the region aswell.
Denis Khachatran (3 years ago)
Not worth spending hours to get to it, two out of three floors was closed. If you take it as an art object, then it worth visiting
Andrea Kondor (3 years ago)
Located in Goričko region of Prekmurje, this castle is one of the biggest in Slovenia. Although still under construction and some parts are really bad shape, it offers a place where you can escape from everyday chaos, enjoy scenery and explore the halls.
Druzina Pleteršek (3 years ago)
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