Weissenstein Castle in Pommersfelden
Weissenstein Castle in Pommersfelden is a prestigious example of Franconian Baroque architecture. Its portrait galleries, fully furnished interior and impressive architecture attracts many visitors to Pommersfelden every year.
Weissenstein castle in Pommersfelden is one of Germany’s greatest Baroque buildings. Lothar Franz von Schönborn employed some of the best known architects of their time to construct a fantastic building of European importance. One particular highlight is the splendid furnished staircase covering three floors. The garden has been converted from a formal Baroque garden to an English park landscape. Weissenstein castle offers a considerable art gallery with important works of historical art of French, Italian, German and Dutch painters, including paintings of van Dyck and Rubens.
The castle can only be visited within a guided tour. These start every hour on the hour.
8,00 €; 6,00 concessions,
6,00 € p.p. for groups of more than 20 persons, after prior arrangement only,
special guided tours on request
Family ticket: 18,00 € (2 adults plus up to five children), 12,00 € (1 adult and up to 2 children)
April till October
Monday till Friday: 11:00AM till 05:00PM
November till March
Saturday and Sunday, on public holidays: 10:00AM till 03:00PM