The site of current Seeburg castle was mentioned first time in 740 AD. The construction of current castle was started in the 11th century (around 1036). It was largely extended by Wichmann von Seeburg, later Archbishop of Magdeburg (1115-1192). The next renovations took place in the 14th and 15th centuries, when the castle was flanked by towers and a gatehouse under the rule of Counts of Mansfeld.

Later Seeburg was left to decay until the Counts of Ingenheim sold it in 1880 to the Wendenburg family. In 1923, Erich Wendenburg commissioned the architect Paul Schultze-Naumburg to completely restore the building in neo-Gothic style.

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Founded: 11th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Switzerland

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Marion von Burg Messmer (11 months ago)
Nice ambiance and a great view over the lake constance from the terrace. The castle has a beautiful park. I like this historical place.
Pip McSqueeza (11 months ago)
One of the nicer places on lake Constance. Had cake, was also great if somewhat overpriced compared to other places in the area.
Pink L (2 years ago)
A wunderful experience to attend a wedding at this place! The food is excellent!
Lars Messmer (2 years ago)
Very nice place, Great Garden AT the castel
atysswiss (2 years ago)
Very beautiful place! Recommend for coffee, wine, lunch or dinner!
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