We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Review Highlights
Manor house, only open in July and August!

This is not an ordinary castle or museum, but a manor house that is privately owned by a wealthy... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2015
memberHolland
,
Holland
"Biggest" castle in Friesland with nice gardens

The castle itself is small, but the biggest that you will find in Friesland. It looks lovely, has... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2015
Ronald_jelle
,
The Hague, The Netherlands
Read all 10 reviews
23
All photos (23)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 Sep 2015
“Manor house, only open in July and August!”
12 May 2015
“"Biggest" castle in Friesland with nice gardens”
About
Popta Castle, the jewel among the Frisian manors. The history of the manor goes back to the 15th century, when it was founded by the Heringa family as a fortified manor house. In 1603 the van Eysinga family acquired the manor by inheritance...more
Contact
Slotleane 1, 9034 HM Marssum, The Netherlands
Website
+31 58 254 1231
Call
Reviews (10)
Filter reviews
2 results
Traveller rating
1
1
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
1
1
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 2 September 2015

This is not an ordinary castle or museum, but a manor house that is privately owned by a wealthy foundation that also owns lots of farms and farmland. This foundation was established by the last unmarried inhabitant of the manor house. The manor house has...More

1  Thank memberHolland
Reviewed 13 May 2015

The castle itself is small, but the biggest that you will find in Friesland. It looks lovely, has some nicely decorated rooms (17th century) and also a lovely garden. To be honest it won't be in my top 5 of castles to visit in the...More

1  Thank Ronald_jelle
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Eurohotel Leeuwarden
53 reviews
3.13 km away
WestCord WTC Hotel Leeuwarden
392 reviews
3.13 km away
Fletcher Hotel-Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof
271 reviews
4.51 km away
Oranje Hotel Leeuwarden
1,022 reviews
4.51 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
Barrevoets
98 reviews
4.24 km away
Eleve
143 reviews
3.14 km away
Rhodos Palace
59 reviews
4.24 km away
El Toro
58 reviews
4.15 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Fries Museum
741 reviews
4.49 km away
Het Princessehof National Museum of Ceramics
201 reviews
4.27 km away
De Oldehove
251 reviews
4.16 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Poptaslot/Heringastate staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines