Manderscheid Lower Castle in Rhineland-Palatinate by EuroTourData

Manderscheid Lower Castle is the restored ruins of the rock castle, built around 1110 (not confirmed) owned by of Luxemburg and as the counter-castle to Manderscheid Upper Castle, owned by the Electorate of Trier. The castle was the fortified residence of the Lords of Manderscheid who were advocate of Echternach Abbey in the sovereign territory of Luxembourg. From 1346 to 1348 the castle was besieged by the troops of the Elector of Trier but was not captured. In the 16th century the castle was abandoned and fell into disrepair. Since January 1, 2018, the castle belongs to the town of Manderscheid. The operator of the castle is Burgenverein Manderscheid e.V..

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Manderscheid Lower Castle tabular data
Tourist Audience Cultural heritage tourism
German name Niederburg Manderscheid
Type Rock castle
Subtype Counter-castle
Condition Restored ruins
Entrance fee € 3
Opening hours Saturday and Sunday from to CEST UTC+02:00 or CET UTC+01:00
Owner Town of Manderscheid
Operator Burgenverein Manderscheid e.V.
Street address
Niedermanderscheider Straße 1
Postal code 54531
Town Manderscheid
State Rhineland-Palatinate
Country Germany
Latitude 50.09132
Longitude 6.81761
GeoNames ID 12519025
Plus code 9F283RR9+H2

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