Meersburg Castle - Germany's oldest inhabited castle

Meersburg castle towers high above Lake Constance, a real landmark dominating the surrounding countryside. The ancient castle, the new palace and the excellently preserved town with its surrounding vineyards is a truly memorable experience.

The historic Meersburg castle, already open to the public at the end of the 19th century, is undoubtedly one of Lake Constance area's main attractions. Visiting the castle and museum takes you back in history - Germany's oldest castle has many tales to tell.

Marvel at over 30 furnished rooms that are open for visitors. Visit the castle kitchen, the keep, the armory, the knights' hall and the well chamber; continue to the battlements, the stables and the north bastion, to name but a few.

Lived the famous German poetess Annette von Droste-Hülshoff. She passed away in the castle on the 24th of May 1848. Visit to her residence is also included in the tour.

Opening hours:
April-October: 9 am-6.30pm
November-March: 10 am-18am
Final admission 30 minutes before closing

Admission:
Adults - 9.50 EUR
Children - 5.50 EUR
Entrance to tower, that's 2.50 EUR

Contacts
Phone number: +49 (0) 75328000
Website: http://www.burg-meersburg.de
Address: Schlossplatz 10, 88709 Meersburg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany