Old Castle of Bavaria by EuroTourData
Old Castle is the hill castle, built in the 12th century (around 1106 but not confirmed) as the fortified seat of government of the Archdiocese of Bamberg. The modern look of the castle was in the 15th century. Info based on the article Altenburg (Bamberg) of German Wikipedia.
Old Castle of Bavaria info
Old Castle history
Old Castle was besieged during the Peasants' War, but was not taken and received little damage. During the Second Margravial War, the castle was handed over to the army of Margrave Albrecht Alcibiades without a fight. Since 1818, the castle has been preserved by the Association for the Protection of Old Castle.
|Tourist Audience||Cultural heritage tourism|
|German alternate name||Burgbär Altenburg|
|Opening hours||Daily from to of CET UTC+01:00 or CEST UTC+02:00|
|Video||Altenburg on YouTube|
|Street address||Altenburg 1|
|Google Map||Old Castle|
|Directions to||Old Castle|
|Waze Map||Old Castle|
|Knowledge Panel||Old Castle|
Nearby historical landmark in Bavaria
Dataset to Old Castle of Bavaria
Tabular dataset and ATOM feed to Old Castle of Bavaria.
ETD ID: oldbav-grm.
Creator: Nikolaj Antonov - ORCID.
Published: - Central European Time (UTC+01:00).
Publisher: NikAnt Webkonsult AB