Forchtenstein Castle, Forchtenstein

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Forchtenstein Castle (German: Burg Forchtenstein; Hungarian: Fraknó vára; Croatian: Fortnavski grad) is a castle built in the late Middle Ages near the municipality of Forchtenstein in northern Burgenland, Austria. Forchtenstein Castle is 511 metres (1,677 ft) above sea level.
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  • Burg Forchtenstein has one of the largest medieval military weapons collections! The castle itself is well-preserved and tours of the rooms are great. There is also a restaurant on-site so you can... 
    Burg Forchtenstein has one of the largest medieval military weapons collections! The castle itself is well-preserved and tours of the rooms are great. There is also a restaurant on-site so you can...  more »
  • I have been to many castles but none so unique as this one. A mixture of Medieval & Baroque, Lots of wonderful paintings of the Esterházy family who own it as well as weapons and furniture from... 
    I have been to many castles but none so unique as this one. A mixture of Medieval & Baroque, Lots of wonderful paintings of the Esterházy family who own it as well as weapons and furniture from...  more »
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  • Beautifully saved castle on the hill - you can enter the area without buying a ticket. Down the road you have this bench and a view perfect for a picture with the whole castle. @kasiawhotravels
  • very well maintained and run historical location. kid friendly nice stuff good restaurant amazing views and a piece of history from the lives of the Esterhazy family. worth to visit.

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