Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku, Malbork

#1 of 86 in Historic Sites in Pomerania Province
Must see · World heritage site · Castle · Specialty Museum
One of the largest castles in the world by surface area, Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku was once home to an order of Teutonic Knights and today ranks as a World Heritage Site and national historical monument. After being nearly demolished in a battle during World War II, the castle has been completely restored. Besides the large number of knights that used the castle as a home base, Prussian kings from the 15th century also resided here until the 18th century. Wear walking shoes to tour the grounds comfortably. Consider combining your visit with a tour of the town, which offers historical sites from the same period. Add Muzeum Zamkowe w Malborku and other attractions to your Malbork trip itinerary using our Malbork online holiday builder.
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  • The Malbork castle is the mightiest fortress of medieval Europe and its construction begun in the 13th century. However major transformation begun in early 14th century, when the Grand Master...  more »
  • Overall: very interesting tour for all kinds of people not only for hard history fans. The audio guide was very good in all aspects. Duration: 3 hours, a bit too long. We suggest lowering mandatory.....  more »
  • Fascinating place both from the architecture and history stand point. The guided tours are fantastic, though long (3.5h) but that's expected once you see the magnificent buildings! And quite pricey but again it's a long tour full of stories and anecdotes.
  • It was the most beautiful castle I've ever visited. It's so huge!! The arms and armor selection is incredible. The audio guide was excellent. I loved it!
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