Lichtenstein Castle is known as the "fairytale castle of Baden-Württemberg, Germany". Lichtenstein Castle (Schloss Lichtenstein in German) is not famous outside of Germany, but it’s known as the fairytale castle of Baden-Württemberg and is worth a visit. It’s not nearly as famous as Heidelberg Castle or the Residenz in Munich. It also doesn’t have a claim to fame like Burghausen Castle, the longest in all of Europe. But don’t mistake its relative obscurity for uninteresting. Here are seven facts that will make your visit to this reconstructed medieval castle more enjoyable.
Estonia Järva County
A beautiful old manor in a gorgeous part of Estonia. The location of "Kila-Kola laat", a fair in the summer for antiques and old property, which has been in Seidla manor for 20 years!
Castles most loved by our users
Most visited castles by our users
Explore the map
Find new and exciting locations from all around the worldView the map
Castles most recently added to our database
Lithuania Panev?žio apskr.
Surrounded by a wonderful old park, reminiscing the middle of 19th century, newly renovated manor is located in the North of Lithuania, 700 meters from Via Baltica highway, 14 km from Panevezys. Neo-classical style Bistrampolis manor complex consists of hotel, restaurant, concert hall and the manor rooms of various sizes for seminars and banquets. Away from the manor house, in the park there is a Chapel – museum of smugglers of forbidden Lithuanian books. For more active recreation – sports ground equipped with tennis court and basketball ground. SPA centre is built in the wain building of the manor.
Castles near your location Tallinn Harjumaa
Estonia Harju County
The manor was established in 1609. The historic main building was inspired by the Neo-Gothic style and was completed in 1864. It was mainly related to the noble families von Mohrenschildt and von Ramm. Today the manor is privately owned.
Did you know?
The manor house has become what it is today through several stages. The construction started in 1697. It burned down and was built up again in the end of the 1720s, and then architect J.C.Mohr was commissioned to redesign it in between 1782 and 1785.
Latest from the blog
Latest from the blog
Lichtenstein Castle: 7 Facts That Will Make You Want to Visit
Interesting and Fun Facts about Castles
For a long time, the majority of castles were made from wood. Some were kept in functional state for 4 or 5 centuries!
The 7 coolest castles in Europe
Looking for a fairytale getaway? Hoping to stage your own Game of Thrones re-enactment? Or just wanting to live out your Downton Abbey fantasy? Either way, there’s nowhere more splendid to make your dream a reality than in an ancient castle. Here’s our pick of the best
Renting and Selling
Looking to rent or sell your castle or manor? We can help you
Don't have an account yet? Sign Up
Write a review
Upload image with this review