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Schloss THUN

Schlossberg 1, Thun 3600, Switzerland
+41 33 223 20 01
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Climb the stairs!

Tickets are free with EurailPass. Find the top. Rooms are filled with items/its a little museum... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Los Angeles
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Arrived in Thun thinking it would be a quiet little medieval town, mistake number 1! Look for... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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“nice castle” (7 reviews)
“great view” (6 reviews)
Schlossberg 1, Thun 3600, Switzerland
+41 33 223 20 01
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Tickets are free with EurailPass. Find the top. Rooms are filled with items/its a little museum, and very interesting.

Thank anonymousLosAngeles
Reviewed 6 days ago

Arrived in Thun thinking it would be a quiet little medieval town, mistake number 1! Look for signs to the castle, couldn't see any so eventually found how to get there. Horribly disappointed by the castle. Found the staff to be unfriendly. Our trip was...More

Thank MiserableMyrtle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved this town , it's easy to walk around with many beautiful old buildings ! It's situated at the end of Lake Thun and a river runs through the town ! It's just beautiful with lots of cafes lining the river banks ! The...More

Thank Shirley141250
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Thun castle is nice and well kept. It is located on a little hill, from where you can have a great view of the whole region. There are many old items to see and you can even visit some of the top towers. There...More

Thank Sophia S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked around and through the castle on a guided tour of Thun. The public ladies’ washroom has the most spectacular views over the mountains and town! Wow! I love that part of the Castle has been repurposed as a hotel! We would love to...More

Thank The_Concierge_8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Schloss Thun is a well preserved and presented medieval castle with fabulous views from all levels including all turrets. Inside are some well preserved and presented medieval tapestries, coats of armour, children's toys, household items, coin weighing scale, pottery, shoes etc. Most impressive for me...More

Thank TravellerFaye
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decent castle to go to visit. It gives good information on the history of the area, The big bonus is when you get to the top and I was lucky because it was a perfect day was the view , you can see across the...More

Thank steve_cole1
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

This castle was so much better than we expected. It was a very warm day when we went, and inside it was incredibly cool and refreshing. It was also quiet, and we enjoyed having the rooms to ourselves for the most part other than maybe...More

Thank kristen702
Management response:Responded 12 June 2017

Thank you so much for your description. We are so glad, that you did enjoy the special ambience of our so well preserved medieval Castle and the exhibitions as well.

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Traveling from Bern toward Brig our first stop was to visit Thun on the way. A town with a medieval historic area at the end of the lake it was easily accessible with plenty of public parking in the city center. Our arrival was met...More

1  Thank SomedayTrips
Management response:Responded 30 May 2017

Thank you very much for this exciting description of Thun and Thun Castle. We are very proud about it! Looking forward welcoming you in Thun again!

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We visited the castle with small kids. It is very nice with things to touch, good views and an attick with horses to climb on and knight outfits to dress up with. A good 45 minutes sight.

1  Thank Miranda P
Management response:Responded 30 May 2017

Indeed, Thun Castle is a point of interest for families with children. Thank you for your important remarks. Wishing you a good journey.

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Veronica H
12 May 2015|
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Response from ICristian | Reviewed this property |
I came to Thun by train, but I did notice quite a big parking lot underneath the Aldi on Grabenstrasse (there's a Tamoil gas station in front of it). If you go to the castle via the winding road right next to the roundabout... More