BURG

BERWARTSTEIN

Where: Bernburg, Germany

Start of construction: 1152

End of construction: 12th Century

Most important renovation: 20th Century

Accessible: yes, interior with guide

Important fact:

The castle was destroyed in 1314, but rebuilt afterwards. Struck by lightning in 1591 and then slowly became ruinous. The ruin was bought in 1898 and renovated to its present state at the beginning of the 20th century. The castle is partly private home.

http://burgberwartstein.de/