Most interesting landmarks of Liechtenstein

Gutenberg Castle, Liechtenstein
Gutenberg Castle / Adrian Michael, Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 3.0
  • Gutenberg Castle – well preserved mountaintop castle in Balzers. The hill of the castle has been inhabited since the Neolithic period. Around 1100 here started to develop a castle which in the coming years was rebuilt and extended multiple times. Now castle serves as a museum.
  • Vaduz Castle – impressive hilltop castle – palace. Oldest part of the castle is its keep, built in the 12th century. Now it serves as the residence of Liechtenstein’s Princely Family, it is not open for the public.
  • St.Mamertus Chapel – oldest chapel in the country, built in the 9th or early 10th century.
  • Rotes Haus, Vaduz – residential building from the late medieval ages, constructed in the 15th century or earlier.
  • The Old Vaduz – Sevelen Rhine Bridge – 135 m long, covered wooden bridge. Built in 1900 – 1901.

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Liechtenstein is a small but spectacular country in the Alps. The most interesting landmarks here are two well preserved medieval castles.

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