Schloss Meggenhorn, Meggen

#7 of 17 in Historic Sites in Canton of Lucerne
Meggenhorn Castle is a castle in Meggen near the Swiss city of Lucerne. It was built in 1868/70 by Edouad Hofer-Grosjean from Mulhouse and in 1926 equipped with a Welte Philharmonic Organ. It is surrounded by vine yards and is considered to be the municipality's symbol. Today, it is mostly used as a tourist attraction and reception venue. It is a Swiss heritage site of national significance.
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  • We found the Castle at random, sailing on Lake Lucerne. We thought it was still of beautiful Lucerne. European cities are so adorable and small. Very beautiful and preserved.
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  • It's just been a nice experience to go there. The scenery is beautiful. The castle is very sweet, but unfortunately very small. Man should have more room as they are. Very bad. I find but adequate for 5.-per person.
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  • We were looking for vineyards to visit and incidently came to know about this place. We parked our vehicle outside and the walk right from the entrance is full of spectacular views. The breeze, the gr...  more »
  • Nice castle, not very from Luzern station. The garden outside the castle is really nice. About 10mins walk from nearest bus stop.
  • Castle Meggenhorn exceeded our expectations. It is a beautiful castle with many great panoramic viewpoints where you can see the pretty city of Lucerne, Lake Lucerne and its surroundings. There were no other tourists and the building was closed when we visited. It felt like we had the place to ourselves. Our off the beaten path visit was amazing.
  • Great views, small castle with a beautiful garden, good playground, open farm ( kids can pet rabbits and watch all other farm animals.
  • Wonderful secret place very deficult to locate.. but peaceful
  • I highly recommend visiting this legendary castle. It's 5 CHF to enter inside the csstle. However, it's free to walk around the grounds.

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