The historic hunting lodge is located in the outer bailey of Linn Castle in Krefeld on the Lower Rhine and is well worth seeing.

In the 18th century, Elector Clemens August had a hunting lodge built from an old winery. Later the entrepreneur company de Greiff moved into the hunting lodge. Today there is also an exhibition of mechanical musical instruments in the hunting lodge, which are presented on Sundays at 11.30 a.m. and can be viewed during the opening hours from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. A carillon was also installed on the portal of the historic hunting lodge in the 1990s.


Hunting Lodge Krefeld

History: Around 1740 a former winery was converted into a hunting lodge.
Events: demonstration of mechanical musical instruments on Sunday. / Events on the castle area
Specials: At the historic hunting lodge in Krefeld Linn, the carillon from 1930 was installed by Professor “Emil Paul Börner” in the 1990s and continues to delight visitors to this day. Vivaldi’s “Summer” and “Hiking is the miller’s pleasure” are played on the bells from Meißen on weekdays at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. and on Sundays at 2 p.m. [Changes possible] / In the so-called “Marianne-Rhodius-Zimmer” you can get married in a civil ceremony. / Linn Castle and the Archaeological Museum are also worth seeing. /

Castles and Palaces on the Lower Rhine:

Hunting Lodge Krefeld

Location : Rheinbabenstraße 85, 47809 Krefeld

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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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