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Castle Nordkirchen

Castles & Country Houses, Event, Film & Wedding Hire, Gardens & Parks
Castle Nordkirchen, the "Versailles of North Rhine Westphalia", dates back to the 16th century, but the present construction was built between 1703 and 1734. The park, gardens and parts of the beautiful interior are open to the public. 

It has a long, noble history and is today in public hands.At the beginning it has been constructed by the von Morren family and came successively in the possession of prince-bishops, the Esterhazy family, and the Dukes of Arenberg.

The moated castle stands on a rectangular island. It has formal parterres and 170 ha landscape garden with numerous statues, which are surrounded by a much larger grounds including a deer park and over 1000 ha of woodlands.

The castle is a venue for cultural, private and corporate events such as concerts, expositions and dinners. The castle's chapel is a venue for weddings and there is a gourmet restaurant.

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Castle Nordkirchen

Schloss Nordkirchen
Schloß 1
59394 Nordkirchen