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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Ágnes Székely (16 months ago)
Mity Texanu (18 months ago)
Hello, how do you get from the asfinag parking lot, across the river? Is there a passage, like a bridge, etc.? I specify, on foot, not by car!
channel max (2 years ago)
Sturdy castle, originally from the 12th century, located near the river which, perhaps, in ancient times created a sort of island. Inside it has important signs of the past, including an artistic theater. It has been owned by the same noble family for more than 100 years It cannot be visited.
Olga Gatlin (3 years ago)
Luftbilder Tirol (3 years ago)
Beautiful castle in the municipality of Munster
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