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Burg Liechtenstein, Maria Enzersdorf
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Liechtenstein Castle is a castle located near Maria Enzersdorf in Lower Austria bordering Vienna. It is located on the edge of the Wienerwald (Viennese Forest). The castle, originally built during the 12th century, was destroyed by the Ottomans in 1529 and 1683, and remained in ruins until 1884, when it was rebuilt.Liechtenstein ("bright stone") Castle is the origin of the name of the Liechtenstein family, the ruling house of the country of the same name, which owned the castle from at least 1140 until the 13th century and again from 1807 onwards.Today, the castle is mainly known for the Nestroy Theatre Festival held annually during the summer months. The 1969 film A Walk with Love and Death , the 1971 film The Vampire Happening, the 1979 film The Fifth Musketeer and the 1993 film The Three Musketeers featured shots of the castle.
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  • We went during the off season and were able to get a private tour. The price is affordable and worth it. We came on public transport and it was easy. The grounds on this castle are beautiful so pack a...  more »
  • The castle belongs to the family of a Lichtenstein seems very greedy, because despite trips the main leitmotif ban on photos, and the main attractions of this now living portraits of the Dukes of Liechtenstein. Look there, together with his wife did a tour for us, which was not needed, if not our inflated expectations and the actual trip vVenu the sake of visiting this castle and Krojcenštan (an order of magnitude more interesting)
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  • This is a very old castle located in the town of Modling which is accessible as a day trip from Vienna. There are gypsum underground mines near by and one can combine these two spots together. From th...  more »
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  • Lovely place! Take a guid tour!
  • Good castle to visit..Enough things to take photos of. For every recommendation
  • schoenste jogging strecke im wienerwald. wenn man aufpasst und zur rechten zeit unterwegs ist bekommt man allerlei schoenheiten der natur zu gesicht including schloesser, burgen, und Amphitheater...
  • The castle itself is not impressed, relatively small. Inside went (the price of admission did not meet expectations from the appearance). In front of the Castle-exhibition-sale of statues-crafts (landscape on a summer residence and in an apartment, if povezjote, of course). Around the pleasant, picturesque, air, again, nice, nice, but keep in mind that the Hill upside-down. Local massively run come.
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  • Built in the first half of the 12th century at the end of the calendar mountain North slope as a fortress on the rock back, high medieval Romanesque and Summit Castle combines late modern Historicism and ancestral seat of the Princes of Liechtenstein. A work of art of Historicism, which successfully managed to integrate the surviving Romanesque buildings in the reconstruction.
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