Madenburg

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  • Oliver

    The Madenburg was built as a hilltop castle on the eastern edge of the Palatinate Forest on a rock spur of the Rothenberg projecting into the Rhine plain. The ruin surrounded by forest is about 250 m above Eschbach
    The name "Madenburg" probably originated from "Maidenburg" and indicates that it was named in honor of the "Maid", ie the Virgin Mary. The name may be a translation of Parthenopolis (Greek "virgin city"). The Madenburg was first mentioned as "Maddenberg" in 1176; At that time, a Hermann von Madenburg received compensation for a sale of property made by Hermann's mother Ida von Madenburg to the Limburg Abbey without his knowledge.
    (Source: Wikipedia)

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    • May 2, 2019

  • Oliver

    Opening hours :
    from April 1st to October 31st
    Tuesday - Sunday from 10:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    The warm kitchen closes at 5:30 p.m.
    Monday is closed and the whole castle is closed!

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    • June 14, 2018

  • eli

    Top views and great trails from the castle and surroundings

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    • May 24, 2018

  • Manfred

    Beautiful castle on the edge of the Pfälerwald with great views

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    • June 1, 2017

  • Justine

    Nice view and enough space to take a break.

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    • April 6, 2020

  • Alpapone

    Great view of the Rhine valley, gastronomy is ideal for a relaxing break.

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    • May 17, 2020

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Location: Electoral Palatinate, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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  • Elevation500 m

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