Kufstein Fortress, Kufstein

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Explore the underground tunnels and museum exhibits at Kufstein Fortress, which served as a prison for political dissidents during Austro-Hungarian rule. Nowadays the fortress houses the city museum and hosts concerts and other events year-round. Ride the glass elevator to the top of the fortress to access the museum exhibits, labeled with both German and English explanations, and enjoy views of the city. Listen to a concert on the massive Heroes Organ in the entrance courtyard at scheduled times throughout the day while enjoying a meal at one of the picnic benches or the on-site cafe. Be sure to check the website for concert times and opening hours. To visit Kufstein Fortress on your trip to Kufstein, use our Kufstein trip planner .
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  • Beautiful castle or rather Fortress, easy even for people with disabilities, accessible by a panoramic ascenore the visit very interesting, with some description in Italian. Well preserved fortress is an exceptional panorama from the top. To visit.
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  • The fortress of Kufstein is a great preserved and well-kept facility with many interesting and beautiful Ausstellungen.Ein lift you moves up if you do not want to run or you can. You can learn much about the history. (Torture chamber, Cannon square, herb garden, etc.) Restaurant is also available inside the fortress. A visiting the fortress is highly recommended because it occurs almost everywhere to have. The views from the facility on the mountains and the Inn is super.
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  • We did not know about this place ... the fortress is well kept and the Museum very interesting ... from the funicular photos
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  • It was interesting to walk around in the fortress, and the view from the top was fantastic. They also had a cool lift up to the fortress. It was quite expensive though and some of the information signs wasn't translated to English.
  • Great tour and great experience. Man people from the middle ages were mean!
  • Beautiful ancient case. Definitely worth seeing.
  • Awesome place with nice ambience and great view.
  • Very well kept fortress in beautiful landscape. Try to visit during medieval festival weekend :)

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