Königsberg Castle of Bavaria by EuroTourData

Königsberg Castle is the restored ruins of the spur castle and urban castle, built presumably in 1168 as the imperial castle. The castle was connected to the town of Königsberg fortifications with defensive walls. Info based on the article Burg Königsberg of German Wikipedia.

View on the northern semicircular fortified tower of Königsberg Castle of Bavaria

Königsberg Castle of Bavaria info

Königsberg Castle history

In 1547, during the Schmalkaldic War, Albrecht Alcibiades conquered the castle and the town of Königsberg. During the Thirty Years' War, the castle was conquered several times and some of the internal buildings were destroyed. The bridge to the castle has been in its current location since 1640.

Description of Königsberg Castle

The castle is surrounded by defensive walls and an outer ditch. There are roundels on the north and south corners of the east defensive wall. On the east side is the bridge connected to the redan in the south. There is the semicircular fortified tower on the northern defensive wall. On the northwest corner is the round corner tower. To the south, on the western wall, there is the square fortified tower with a half-timbered building in the upper part.

Königsberg Castle tabular general info
Tourist Audience Cultural heritage tourism
German name Burg Königsberg
Type Spur castle
Subtype Urban castle
Condition Restored ruins
Public access Free
Website Schloßberggemeinde Königsberg
Video Burgruine Königsberg on YouTube
Owner Stadt Königsberg
Operator Schloßberggemeinde Königsberg e. V.
Street address
Schloßberg 14
Postal code 97486
Town Königsberg in Bayern
State Bavaria
Country Germany
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Plus code 9F2G3HHF+XM
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Latitude 50.07993
Longitude 10.57422
GeoNames ID 12503622
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Tabular dataset and ATOM feed to Königsberg Castle of Bavaria.

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