Where: Muiden, Netherlands

Start of construction: about 1286

End of construction: 14th Century

Most important renovation: 1895-1909

Accessible: yes

Important facts:

Destroyed in 1296, but rebuilt around 1370 on the original foundations. From 1610-1647, Dutch poet P.C. Hooft lived in this castle. Renovation of 1895-1909 was led by architect Pierre Cuypers.