Hohenstein Castle of Bavaria by EuroTourData

Hohenstein Castle is the hill castle, built around 1163 on a dolomite rock 30 meters high. Info based on the article Burg Hohenstein (Mittelfranken) of German Wikipedia.

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Hohenstein Castle of Bavaria info

Hohenstein Castle history

After the War of the Succession of Landshut, the free Imperial City of Nuremberg received the rights to Hohenstein Castle. During the Second Margrave War the castle was captured and partially destroyed by the troops of the Margrave of Brandenburg-Kulmbach. After the war, the castle was restored and modernized.

Hohenstein Castle tabular general info
Tourist Audience Cultural heritage tourism
German name Burg Hohenstein
Type Hill castle
Condition Largely restored
Opening hours Sunday and public holidays from to of CET UTC+01:00 or CEST UTC+02:00
Entrance fee 2.50
Website Burg Hohenstein
Street address
Hohenstein 2
Postal code 91241
Town Kirchensittenbach
State Bavaria
Country Germany
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Plus code 8FXHHCPC+MX
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Latitude 49.58672
Longitude 11.42242
GeoNames ID 12500561
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Tabular dataset and ATOM feed to Hohenstein Castle of Bavaria.

ETD ID: hhsbav-grm.

Creator: Nikolaj Antonov - ORCID.

Published: - Central European Summer Time (UTC+02:00).

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