Rubein Castle

Meran, Italy

Schloss Rubein was probably built in the 13th century by the lords of Rubein. The first document of castle dates from 1220. The major restoration took place after 1875 by the Count Brandis and later by Countess Anna Asseburg-Wolff-Metternich and his husband. Their descendants are still in possession.

The 21m high tower was erected for the defensive purposes and the castle was built around it. during The late Gothic chapel dates from 1455. The imposing structure, surrounded by a 5-hectare park, now houses a hotel and is used for conferences.

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Founded: c. 1220
Category: Castles and fortifications in Italy

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Karl-Heinz Matthaei (18 months ago)
Sehr schön
Dobó Nikolett (20 months ago)
Beautiful castle with an ancient atmosphere.
L P (2 years ago)
Eric Mader (3 years ago)
Wunderschön, leider etwas teuer
Ron J H Montreux (4 years ago)
Schönster Park in Meran
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