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Marienburg Fortress, Wurzburg

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Marienburg Fortress, now a museum, served as the home of the prince-bishops for nearly five centuries. You can explore the first floor and discover fine furniture, tapestries, paintings, a treasury, and a vestment chamber. The second floor displays tell the history of the structure and the town. Outside, you can walk through the princes' garden. It boasts an amazing view of Würzburg and valley of the river Main. Scheduled guided tours are available for an additional fee. Put Marienburg Fortress on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Wurzburg family vacation planner.
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  • Worth a visit and has the best views of the town and it's bridge which is the second oldest in Germany  more »
  • Overlooking the old town, the views are excellent. There are multiple levels of the fortress which are reached by a steep path. The fortress is being restored with significant earthworks. Worth a visi...  more »
  • Quite a steep walk up but beautiful views of the city. There is no charge and if you have the time, it is certanly worth the effort.  more »