Wissen

Event

Abenteuer Heimat - Schlossführung Schönstein

Immerse yourself in the development of the castle from the first documentary mention in 1255 until today.

Dr Jens Friedhoff, historian and connoisseur of the von Hatzfeldt family, explains the history in the castle park, the lower and upper castle courtyard, the chapel and the inner courtyard. Schönstein Castle, steeped in history, rises on a rock at the mouth of the Elbbach stream into the Sieg. First mentioned in a document in 1255, it is now privately owned by the House of Hatzfeldt-Wildenburg.

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To the event

Hint / Advice

Tour guide: Dr. Jens Friedhoff
Registration deadline is 25.04.2024.

Current information

Meeting point is at 10:50 am in the lower courtyard of Schönstein Castle.
The event is fully booked.

Meeting point

Meeting point is in the lower courtyard of Schönstein Castle at 14:25.

Included services

-Entrance Schönstein Castle
-Guided tour Schönstein Castle

Cancellation policy

If you are unable to attend the meeting, please inform us in advance.

Payment conditions

The payment is handled by the Kreisvolkshochschule Altenkirchen.
As soon as the minimum number of participants has been reached, you will receive specific closing information.

Arrival Information

Arrival:
by train Wissen station and then by foot to the castle approx. 1 km by car, parking lot at the Heubrücke B62 and then on foot approx. 500 meters

Description

Immerse yourself in the development of the castle from the first documentary mention in 1255 until today.

Dr Jens Friedhoff, historian and connoisseur of the von Hatzfeldt family, explains the history in the castle park, the lower and upper castle courtyard, the chapel and the inner courtyard. Schönstein Castle, steeped in history, rises on a rock at the mouth of the Elbbach stream into the Sieg. First mentioned in a document in 1255, it is now privately owned by the House of Hatzfeldt-Wildenburg.

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Price

The event of the series "Adventure Homeland" costs 5,00€ for adults and 2,00€ for children up to 12 years and has to be paid in cash at the tour guide.

Contact and directions

Schlosshof
57537 Wissen

Contact

Related links

http://vhs.kreis-ak.eu