Experience the Magnificent Electoral Castle
Impressions Electoral Castle
Electoral Castle: Learn more about it
Welcome to Boppard, a historic town at the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage Upper Middle Rhine Valley. One of our most prominent landmarks is the Electoral Castle, a fortress that stands proudly above the banks of the Rhine.
A Glimpse into the Past
Built in the 14th century under the rule of Elector Balduin of Trier, the castle served as a residence for the powerful Archbishop and Elector of Trier. This impressive fortress is a living example of medieval military architecture on the Rhine, with its imposing keep and massive walls.
From Elector's Palace to Museum
As the years progressed, the castle underwent a fascinating evolution: from an elector's residence to a prison, later to a school, and even a hospital. Today, after meticulous restoration, it houses the City Museum of Boppard. Visitors can delve deep into Boppard's rich history while simultaneously enjoying the breathtaking view of the Rhine.
Don't miss this opportunity and visit this historic monument. Experience history up close and savor the unparalleled charm of the Middle Rhine.
Here you will find Electoral Castle
Electoral Castle: nearby there is
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Hirzenach, a picturesque village on the Rhine, known for its tranquility and location.
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Sehr ruhige und herrliche Lage in einem Wohngebiet oberhalb des Stadtkerns von Boppard, ca. 12 Minuten Fussweg zur Stadtmitte und Bahnhof.
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Holiday apartment "Paula"
Fully equipped apartment with a fantastic view of the Rhine and castles, over two floors (1st and 2nd floor), 2 bathrooms with shower, 1 kitchen, 1 living and dining room and 1 bedroom with a double bed and 1 extra bed. The train station is just a few minutes walk away.
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