A few steps over the drawbridge of castle Doorwerth and you're in the Middle Ages! How did people live on the estate back then? Take a look at the sturdy castle, the medieval kitchen and the prison with the creepy nail ceiling.
On a strategic spot in the floodplains of the Rhine you will find the impressive castle Doorwerth. A castle with an eventful history of several centuries. After several ravages and restorations it shines again as it did in 1650. How'd it go back then? You can see that in the furnished rooms, such as the Knights' Hall and the dining room. In the medieval kitchen you can smell the smells of yesteryear. And who dares look in jail or look for the giant bear? Scavenger hunt
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castle naturally appeals to the imagination of children, but with the scavenger hunt a visit to castle Doorwerth becomes even more fun! Look for the silverware that Jan Vinken stole - the cutlery shows the way... Or find out all about life at the castle with the Discovery Tour. For the youngest there is a picture hunt with which they explore the castle.
Kasteel Doorwerth not only shows life at the castle and the beautifully furnished rooms, but also the collection of the Dutch Hunting Museum and the National Forestry Collection. Here you can see many hunting trophies, including a meter high bear! Museum Veluwezoom is also part of the castle. Here you can admire the work of artists from this region.
After a visit to the castle or a walk in the beautiful surroundings, a cup of coffee with some goodies awaits you in Castle Café De Zalmen. Or a delicious lunchBuy tickets now