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Burg Kronberg

Schlossstr. 10-11, 61476 Kronberg im Taunus, Hesse, Germany
+49 6173 7788
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Nice view

It is a nice castle. Has entrance fee. In a part of it, there are hosted events. Not crowded... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Georgiana B
via mobile
Adorable small town

You can access the town very quickly from Frankfurt using the S-bahn S4. Then you can enjoy a very... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Bucharest, Romania
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Gut erhaltene Höhenburg der Stauferzeit (ab 2. Hälfte 12. Jh.)
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  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
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“nice view” (3 reviews)
“nice walk” (2 reviews)
Schlossstr. 10-11, 61476 Kronberg im Taunus, Hesse, Germany
+49 6173 7788
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

It is a nice castle. Has entrance fee. In a part of it, there are hosted events. Not crowded, perfect for a walk. The view on the town and on Frankfurt is really good.

Thank Georgiana B
Reviewed 30 September 2017

You can access the town very quickly from Frankfurt using the S-bahn S4. Then you can enjoy a very nice walk through the town. There is a great view over the hills and surroundings as well and the medieval castle up completes the view of...More

Thank Alexandrioara
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Really good castle to see! Interesting design, and a great guide! We were guided through the castle, where we learned about the local history!

Thank Jai100Owen
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The town itself is very relaxed with narrow cobblestone roads and slopes. Beautiful views from various locations en route to the burg. Burg itself is well maintained and not a very vast space to explore. On terrace-1, the garden offers nice view of surrounding Taunus...More

Thank Sapimpmacc
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We went up in the tower and it had a fantastic view all around. The whole place is very cool with caves to at and small areas to explore. They had nice bathrooms there too because the place is used as a music venue as...More

Thank sparklesque
Reviewed 27 October 2016

It was a beautiful afternoon to take a drive out of Frankfurt. We visited Kronberg and found our way to the castle. It sits at the top of the town. We decided to tour on our own. It was very nice and worth the visit.

1  Thank Alec D
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

We had a small tour in English. Being a sleepy town, we were the only visitors, so it became a private tour. This medieval borg is immaculately maintained and often used by locals for events. Lovely views of Frankfurt and an easy walk to shops...More

2  Thank reneeinsf
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Not the biggest of the castles in the area, but a nice one nonetheless. The view from the garden on the city plus the skyline of Frankfurt is unbeatable and climbing the tower is fun for kids and a challenge for adults. Definitley a place...More

1  Thank eisenreich
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

The castle is in very good shape and is well worth a visit. For 3 euro you can visit the grounds and the tower on your own. Interiors are accessible via guided tour only, for 5 euro. Tours in english are not always available... I...More

1  Thank Giulia D
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

This is a very mystic place which makes you feel like in earlier centuries. At Easter and other certain dates guided tours are offered. Don't miss a walk through the garden which is more like a little forest with extraordinary trees.

Thank Lisa-was-here
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Richard P
6 May 2015|
Response from Charlotte O |
Difficult to find, but here is info from the site: OPENING HOURS Two weeks before Easter until the end of October and the second weekend in December for the Christmas market Kronberger Wednesday / Thursday / Friday... More