Reichenstein Castle

Arlesheim, Switzerland

Reichenstein Castle is one of four castles on a slope called Birseck that confines the plain of the Birs river and is the sister castle to Birseck Castle. Between 1245-1813 the castle was a property of the Swiss noble family Reich von Reichenstein. Today Reichenstein hosts various birthday celebrations, concerts, and weddings throughout the year.


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Founded: 1239
Category: Castles and fortifications in Switzerland


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Rupert17 (5 months ago)
Nice castle on a wooden hill. Can be reached by a 15 minutes walk from Ermitage Arlesheim / Birseck Castle, or on a nice footpath from Arlesheim Rebgasse.
lay hoon. (11 months ago)
Beautiful autumn walk to the castle
wender wisney moreira (17 months ago)
Amazing from the outside. It is still closed because of the Virus.
Karlo Beyer (2 years ago)
Wonderful medieval castle, not public but to rent. Enjoy the wide fantastic view to Vosges Mountains, Bale City and the whole area. Organize your special dinner event here in the wodden throne room and the terrace. So many enchanting details are producing such a romantic atmosphere that you easily feel like a time traveller.
Andre Fernandes (2 years ago)
Ein Erlebnis essen das ich so schnell nicht mehr vergessen werde. Immer gerne wieder, kann es nur herzlich empfehlen.
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