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Hidden Gem In Detmold

you can easily miss this place if you don't explore the town. we arrived just before 2 so we were... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2016
EmineNc3
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Pakenham, Australia
Schloss Detmold

We only were able to walk round the outside on our trip but it was very interesting none the less... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2015
Mike S
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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12 Jun 2017
“A very authentic little castle”
19 May 2017
“Surprising”
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Rosental, 32756 Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

An interesting tour for everyone to really understand how life really was on these castles. The furniture is in place and in very good condition, a few rooms show some surprisingly rich wood work, there are some nice big tapestries from 18th century. When visiting,...More

Thank MagnificoReitor
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Yes, I stood there waiting for the tour... and at the end I was all alone. The guide gave me a private tour: sightseeing of some 'peculiar places'. Thank you my guide... but even for all of you: take the tour, it really's worth a...More

Thank eddy0209
Reviewed 18 June 2016

you can easily miss this place if you don't explore the town. we arrived just before 2 so we were able to go in. 4.50 entrance free is nothing. wearing slippers to scoot around the floor was interesting and the rooms are kept in amazing...More

1  Thank EmineNc3
Reviewed 30 December 2015

This beautiful castle is located right across from the historic Landestheater. It is surrounded by a pretty public park, where I go almost everyday with my pooch. It is a pretty hot meeting place for Detmold doggies.

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Reviewed 27 September 2015

We only were able to walk round the outside on our trip but it was very interesting none the less. When open fully I suspect well worth a visit.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 7 July 2015

I did the tour of the castle on my first visit. Unfortunately it isn't in English so you may want to visit with a German speaker but lots of fun. You get to wear slippers!

Thank Prinessa
Reviewed 25 June 2015

The castle grounds are open and free for people to walk around the lawns, centrally situated. Delightful inside, with wall hangings and much vintage German stuff.

Thank valerie w
Reviewed 9 January 2015

This castle is not that special from the outside but it's really beautiful on the inside and has quite some interesting tapestries.

Thank Alfyiav
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Detmold is absolutly a Town to visit,with nice old houses,the castle tour is higly recomended it is very Interesting and its worth seing it,

Thank marjolein567
Reviewed 10 May 2013

Having visited Germany times and seen my share of castles after a while they get monotonous. This Castle, home of the family which ruled the Kingdom of Lippe for over 200 years does stand out. First of all, it is not huge. Of course, it's...More

Thank Roger D
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