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Museum Aargau - Wildegg Castle

Effingerweg 5, Wildegg 5103, Switzerland
+41 62 887 12 30
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One of the best in Switzerland

Great castle with two rose gardens. One of the gardens is huge and you also learn about castle life... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
David E
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Bridgewater, New Jersey
Charming Castle

Beautiful Castle , the furniture and decor,wall murals were amazing ,I love the different heaters... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Hipchik69
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Effingerweg 5, Wildegg 5103, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great castle with two rose gardens. One of the gardens is huge and you also learn about castle life there in the vegetable storing cellar. The castle itself is extremely interactive and informative. The exhibits are very unique. You don't need german here to have...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Castle , the furniture and decor,wall murals were amazing ,I love the different heaters in each room , the gardens were in bloom , A wedding was happening , perfect spot

Thank Hipchik69
Reviewed 18 July 2017

A fool who only walks through this castle: some of the most stunning attractions are in the gardens and the area around it! Once property to the family who introduced the carrot in the region, Wildegg Castle is absolutely worth a visit. It is one...More

1  Thank Birgitta H
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We had beautiful weather. And early spring seems to be the best time to go. Will definitely go back and see what does it look like in other seasons. But spring blossoms and flowers made it look really special. We didn't go inside the castle....More

2  Thank Romana M
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I had only one more day in Switzerland and I had to choose between the different castles in Aargau. I'm so glad I chose Wildegg! Lenzburg castle has more visitors, but from what I could gather, the visit is more targeted for kids. Wildegg has...More

1  Thank papuxinhadasamoras
Reviewed 9 June 2016

It was difficult to get there because we don't have a car and had to walk UPHILL from the train station. But it was totally worth it because the views are stunning and the castle itself was a worthwhile destination. The admission was also free...More

1  Thank Jan L
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Built in the early 13th century on a hilly outcrop, this ancient structure is beautifully maintained and furnished to the hilt with antique furniture from the elapsed centuries. Within the castle, everything is freely accessible, only very few rooms are partially roped off. Take your...More

Thank weberwest
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Beautiful gardens, lovely small courtyard cafe, farm shop with animals grazing outside, and very interesting castle rooms make for a great day out. Mostly locals and some individual tourists, but none of the large bus groups that overpower some other Swiss destinations.

Thank inkwave17
Reviewed 8 September 2015

easily reached from Basel or Zurich, Wildegg offers furnished rooms from the 15th through the 19th centuries. The variety and beauty of the many wood-burning stoves for heating, covered in decorated tiles, are remarkable. Weapons including booty from the defeat of Suleiman the Magnificent before...More

Thank jarchcun
Reviewed 10 July 2015

We all enjoyed the castle and grounds, and we agreed that the best part of it was the FREEDOM of it all! Virtually no rooms were inaccessible (that is to say, one can enter and move around freely - I very much doubt any of...More

2  Thank 671PandH
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