The Borghees castle is a former knight’s seat that is now used as a cultural center.

The castle was first mentioned around 830. It was rebuilt in the 18th century and damaged in a fire in 1975 and then restored. Since the building is located in a forest with old trees, the visitor can combine the tour with a walk.


Borghees Castle Emmerich

History: First mentioned in 830 – Today the mansion is used as a cultural center in which the TIK (puppet / puppet theater) is also at home.
Events: theater performances, exhibitions, classical concerts, Christmas market
Specials: theater education

Castles and Palaces on the Lower Rhine:

Borghees Castle Emmerich

Location : Hüthumer Str. 180, 46446 Emmerich am Rhein

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This map shows some historic castles and palaces in the region of the Lower Rhine. Some are among the most beautiful castles in Europe.

Castles & Palaces

Historic Buildings

You will find numerous historic building in the region of the Lower Rhine. For example castles, churches, mills and more.

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