Castle Experiences

Weinheim, the City of Two Castles!

You can visit the ruins of Windeck Castle and Wachenburg Castle during your stay in Weinheim.
The Windeck is the second oldest castle on the Bergstrasse and is 222 m above sea level.
The Wachenburg is the youngest castle on the Bergstrasse and is 400 m high.
From both castles you have a wonderful view of Weinheim and the Rhine Valley.

The Tourist Information offers tours to the castle ruins of Windeck, which is a special kind of experience.
You can also dine, have a knight's feast or celebrate your wedding in the restaurants of both castles.

Burgruine Windeck
Alter Burgweg, tel.: 06201 / 1 24 81,

The castle and the tower are open daily from 10 am until nightfall, even if the restaurant is closed.

Wachenburg / Juliane Wasser Veranstaltungen GmbH,
Auf der Wachenburg, tel.: 06201 / 8 46 26-0,

The castle yard is open during the day.


Amt für Touristik, Kultur und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit
- Citytourism -
Marktplatz 1 (Altes Rathaus)
69469 Weinheim

tel.: +49 6201 / 82 - 610
fax: +49 6201 / 82 - 619

How to reach us:
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Opening time:
Wed., Thu.
Fri., Sat,
10 am - 3 pm
10 am - 3 pm