Bischofstein Castle

Sissach, Switzerland

Lords of Eptingen built the Bischofstein castle around 1250. It seemed to be damaged in 1356 in the earthquake of Basel. Today the tower, curtain wall, Palas and gatehouses are still quite clearly visible.

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Isleten, Sissach, Switzerland
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Founded: c. 1250
Category: Castles and fortifications in Switzerland

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en.wikipedia.org

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Christine Koblizek (2 years ago)
Schönes Ausflugsziel. Ab Sissacher Fluh auch mit 4-jährigen gut zu laufen.
21Moustique (2 years ago)
Belle ruines et sentier très bien pour y aller.
Marco Boucinha (2 years ago)
Eine kleine, aber schöne Ruine! Tolle Aussicht...
Alain Bruggisser (3 years ago)
gemütlicher Ort für ein Picknick
Geert van Eijnatten (4 years ago)
Perfect goal for a hike with a nice view from the top of the ruins
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