The GoethewanderWeg runs past the caves, and Goethe recognized the peculiarity of this historic rock castle - the only one of its kind in Thuringia - and emphasized it repeatedly during his visits to Buchfart.
“Do you know the castle, dug in mountainous rocks that rise up from the valley to the sky? Waves rushing around your feet - the battlement chooses the shepherd to pasture his sheep. "
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe wrote to his friend, the cantor and organist Friedrich Heinrich Schütz in Bad Berka in the family book.
May 10, 2019
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