The Diersfordt palace complex is located in the middle of the Lower Rhine natural landscape not far from the city of Wesel.

Built in the 15th century for protection, the castle experienced numerous destruction during its eventful history, as a result of which structural changes were repeatedly made. Today’s main building of the palace complex was built between 1929 and 1931 after a fire that completely destroyed the former castle and is now used as a residence and hotel.
The palace complex also includes a baroque palace church, in which romantic weddings can take place, as well as the so-called ice cellar, in which there is a local museum. Not to be forgotten are the numerous opportunities to celebrate at Diersfordt Castle. Whether weddings, communion and confirmation celebrations or birthday parties, the palace complex offers a stylish ambience for numerous events that makes every celebration an unforgettable event.


Diersfordt Castle Wesel

History: In 1432 a moated castle was built on the site / 1929-1931 the castle was built after a fire / after the turn of the millennium, numerous renovation work followed
Guided tours: Guided tours by arrangement with the castle owner.
Events: Open House / Christmas Market / Concerts / Medieval Market /
Specials: Celebrations and meetings at the castle / Weddings at Diersfordt Castle / Spend the night at Diersfordt Castle /

Castles and Palaces on the Lower Rhine:

Diersfordt Castle Wesel

Location : Am Schloß 3, 46487 Wesel

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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.

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

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