an awe-inspiring fortress in the upper rhine valley
Hochburg Castle

Hochburg Castle

Corona virus COVID-19


The monuments of the State Palaces and Gardens of Baden-Württemberg are closed until at least Sunday, January 31, 2021.
All guided tours, special tours, concerts and other events planned for this period are cancelled. Events by external organizers or private individuals cannot take place either. This cancellation regulation is initially valid until at least January 31, 2021 inclusive, and beyond that date in accordance with the general development of the overall situation.

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Hochburg Castle
Experience history
Hochburg Castle, Exterior view
Experience the cultural heritage
Hochburg Castle, Visitors
Come and be amazed

Hochburg Castle, near Emmendingen at the foothills of the Black Forest, is one of the largest ruined castles in the Upper Rhine Valley. This awe-inspiring fortress show cases half a millennium of military architecture.

Motif of the Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg


If you want to see Baden-Württemberg at its most beautiful, visit the many palaces and gardens run by the state heritage agency, Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten. How about a perfectly-preserved monastery complex, such as the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Maulbronn? Or there are Heidelberg's world-famous ruins. And there's much, much more.

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