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Schloss Kyburg

Schloss 1, Winterthur 8314, Switzerland
+41 52 232 46 64
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The closest Castle to the city of Zürich

This is a fortress, with a museum that covers a large period in time. It is not fancy, Switzerland... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sgec1105
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Winterthur, Switzerland
Magnificent!

This castle, turned museum, is a great place to go. It's easy to spend a few hours here touring the... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
Morganvdh
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TILLSONBURG
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Schloss 1, Winterthur 8314, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fortress, with a museum that covers a large period in time. It is not fancy, Switzerland never had royalty, so this is more of a fortress where the govenor lived. Worth a stop if you are in the area. The museum is...More

1  Thank sgec1105
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This castle, turned museum, is a great place to go. It's easy to spend a few hours here touring the different rooms and the grounds. The displays had English, Italian, and French in addition to Swiss German. There are different activities for children as well....More

Thank Morganvdh
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This is another castle in Switzerland but not it's best by far. The castle is accessible, you can climb to the higher points. You can explore various rooms. There are few decorations or historic areas so be prepared for some boredom unless you are terribly...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We enjoyed visiting this castle which was not to far away from our hotel in Winterthur. The admission price was reasonable and they had a small gift shop. It was fun to walk through the castle and learn about its history.

Thank Judy P
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The Schloss Kyburg is an incredible castle near Winterthur. It is definitely a nice museum from the middle ages. The views of the surrounding area are amazing. The folks running the castle are friendly and helpful. Not a high cost, well worth the time and...More

Thank Lou5881
Reviewed 19 November 2016

All my visitors get dragged out to Kyburg because it's an interesting, genuine lesson in history with gorgeous views of the outlaying countryside. Visitors can reach the castle by foot starting from the Toss River with a gruelling walk up hundreds of stairs, or by...More

Thank wwwwade
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We hiked to the castle from the city of Winterthur, and the hike is excellent. The path up to castle from the valley below is well maintained and beautiful! Would definitely reccomend anyone to see Schloss Kyburg

1  Thank manchestertrip7
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

I love Kyburg. It s always worth a visit, not too expensive.There 's a lot to see - and a lot to play with for kids! Great spot to habe a small picknick also.The nearby restarants have veey good food.

Thank Giu l
Reviewed 11 May 2016

I came to this museum to view the collection of Impressionist paintings. They are truly wonderful, there are works from most of the major impressionists here.

Thank Merryn S
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Found this to be a worthwhile outing as the castle is situated in beautiful surroundings and it is a very interesting place to visit. Only thing missing is a little tea/coffee spot where those that cannot do the stairs could wait for one instead of...More

1  Thank Ursula K
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