St. Andreas Castle

Cham, Switzerland

St. Andreas Castle is a privately owned castle located in Cham, in the Canton of Zug. The castle hill has been used since at least 400 AD, based on Roman artifacts found there. The site of the neighboring chapel has been used for religious ceremonies since the Roman era. During the 8th century the chapel site was used by a 'holy bishop without a name' for Christian services.

Today the castle and chapel are located on a 67,000 square metres private park. While the castle is privately owned, the grounds are opened to the public twice a year.

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Founded: 9th century AD
Category: Religious sites in Switzerland

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Gregorio Cunegondi (2 years ago)
I work there but it is very beautiful.
Martin Stadelmann (2 years ago)
Very nice little castle with a beautiful park.
Martin Stadelmann (2 years ago)
Seht schönes kleines Schloss mit schönem Park.
Joanna Peyer (2 years ago)
Super great spot. Romantic ambience and in good weather a great place to stay and to shoot great pictures in the "nature". A view of the lake and just enjoy. Very suitable for weddings, because it has a lot of space and a big turnaround.
Joanna Peyer (2 years ago)
Supertoller Spot. Romantisches Ambiente und bei schönem Wetter ein toller Ort zum verweilen und um tolle Bilder in der "Natur" zu schiessen. Ein Blick auf den See und einfach geniessen. Für Hochzeiten sehr geeignet, da es viel Platz und einen grossen Umschwung hat.
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