Lichtenwerth Castle

Münster, Austria

Lichtenwerth castle was probably once on an island, today on lowland. It was probably built in the 12th century. The first documentary mention was made in 1212. The keep and three-storey main building were renewed in the 18th century. The vaulted kitchen is original and well preserved. The Baroque castle theater dates from 1765 and castle chapel from 1766. Today Lichtenwerth is privately owned and not open to the public.

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

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Engelchen Tigerchen (2 years ago)
Since it is private you can not visit everything.
channel max (2 years ago)
Sturdy castle, originally from the 12th century, located near the river which, perhaps, anciently created a sort of island. Inside it has important signs of the past, including an artistic theater. For over 100 years it has been owned by the same noble family It cannot be visited.
Klaus Pattis (3 years ago)
Ein Erholungs Oase
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