The historic castle in Brüggen in the region of the Lower Rhine was first mentioned in a document in the 13th century.
The castle is well worth seeing and in the summer months the annual “Bruges Summer” with theater events takes place in the inner courtyard of the castle. Today the building of the former moated castle also houses the Museum of Man and Hunting.
History: Mentioned for the first time in 1289 – Today the old building houses the Museum of Man and Hunting.
Guided tours: Guided tours in the museum by appointment, guided tours through Brüggen with the castle (information at https://www.brueggen.de)
Events: Various events on or around the castle area. The annual “Brüggen Summer” with theater events takes place in the inner courtyard of the castle. The “Brüggen Klassik” event is also very popular.
Specials: The castle has been home to the Human and Hunting Museum since 1979.
Castles and Palaces on the Lower Rhine:
Location : Burgwall, 41379 Brüggen
Opening Times: See Homepage
Internet : https://www.brueggen.de/
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
You will find numerous historic building in the region of the Lower Rhine. For example castles, churches, mills and more.