Castle and Fortress Regenstein

  • Burg und Festung Regenstein
  • castle and fortress, ©M. S. Schüren
  • Burg- und Festung Regenstein
  • Burg- und Festung Regenstein

The open-air museum at Regenstein, about 3 km from Blankenburg (Harz), is already due to its location on a steep rocky spur at almost 300 meters above sea level, a special attraction of the Harz. Noteworthy are the many alcove rooms, in which small exhibitions are hosted. Interesting historical artefacts from the castle are here. The outdoor museum also includes some well-preserved walls of the former Prussian fortress Regenstein that became a popular destination soon after its destruction during the 18th century. Several viewpoints and a panoramic restaurant complete the leisure complex.

The Harzgerode Castle

The Harzgerode castle was first mentioned in 1384 and was structurally extended in the 16th century.



Stadtverwaltung Blankenburg
Harzstraße 3 (Zufahrt über "Am Platenberg")
38889  Blankenburg

03944 362260

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