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A visit to a castle — whether you stumble over one during a hike outdoors or walk your way around the grounds with a guide — is always something special, and you’ve got 20 beautiful castles to choose from around Erkrath. Just browse our list to find your top castle , and add some history to your next adventure!

The top 20 castles around Erkrath

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    Schloss Benrath

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    Benrath Palace was built from 1755 to 1773 under the direction of Nicolas de Pigage (1723–1796) on behalf of Elector Karl Theodor of the Palatinate as a widow's seat for …

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    Das Benrather Schloß

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    The castle park Benrath with the beautiful castle is an ideal recreational opportunity for young and old. The father Rhine is nearby, gastronomy, playground, cottage garden, Urdenbacher Kämpe (for hiking) or not far from the town of Benrath

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    Schloss Eller

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    Eller Castle, usually called Haus Eller until the first half of the 20th century, is a mansion built in 1826 in the Eller district of Düsseldorf in the place of a medieval moated castle. Source: Wikipedia

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    Schloss Aprath

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    The building ensemble, referred to as Schloss Aprath, is essentially based on the modern castle building, which was built in 1722 by Freiherr Johann Abraham Friedrich von Syberg at Aprath …

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    Garather Schloss

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    The Garather Castle was first mentioned in documents at the end of the 13th century. It can be assumed that it was a former knight's seat. Only in the 20th …

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    Schloßturm

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    The castle tower originally formed the northern end of the Dusseldorf castle. The first three floors of the tower date back to the 13th century. Alessandro Pasqualini added in 1552 …

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    Rittergut Schöller

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    The manor Schöller (also with the designation: Herrschaft Schöller and glory Schöller) is a lapsed nobility of the lords of Schöller in Wuppertal Schöller.
    The keep and part of the …

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    Schloß Garath

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    Castle Garath with conference house. Next door a Gofladen of the Garather poultry breeding club

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    Schloss Caspersbroich

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    Unfortunately, the castle can not be visited

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    Located directly on the river Anger and embedded in an old English landscape park is one of the oldest preserved industrial plants in Germany: the Cromford cotton spinning mill in …

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    Here you have a beautiful view of the 470 meter long Spiegelweiher and the castle Benrath

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    Textilfabrik Cromford

    Bike Touring Highlight

    Is entered in the list of monuments Ratingen under A116

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    Schloß Benrath

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    One of the most beautiful garden castles of the 18th century is located in the south of Düsseldorf. Designed and built by architect Nicolas de Pigage between 1756 and 1773, …

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    Schloss Lüntenbeck

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    Lüntenbeck Castle with its ponds was once a noble house. Today, the historic court complex reminds of a maid, knight and Christmas market, but also some of the wedding and …

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    Schloss Jägerhof

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    Since 1955, the Jägerhof Castle has been used as a museum. First by the city museum, later by the art collection North Rhine-Westphalia, which then moved in 1986 in …

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    Schloss Benrath

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    Benrath Castle is located in the southern district of Benrath in the North Rhine-Westphalian state capital Düsseldorf. Wikipedia

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    Schloss Eller

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    On the grounds is also a poultry yard, where fresh eggs are sold.

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    Zoppesmur

    Hiking Highlight

    The moth Zoppesmur, also moth Zobbesmur (= Zobbes walls) or castle Leysiefen, is an early to high medieval tower mound (moth) in Leichlinger district Leysiefen on the left bank of …

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    Rittergut

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    The manor was the borrower of Corvey Abbey and became the property of the Bergian counts in the 13th century. This pledged castle and rule to the Lords of Schöller, …

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    Schloss Elbroich

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    The park is open to the public. In the castle itself is the "Management Center Schloss Elbroich" for consulting and service companies.

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