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Europe’s biggest Torture Museum at Sommeregg Castle

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Europe’s biggest Torture Museum at Sommeregg Castle
Enter the Middle Ages! Be present at a burning of witches, face executioners or commiserate with your pilloried forefathers and watch the tortures in the dungeons. Middle Europe’s biggest torture museum with more than 100 true-to-original exhibits combines information with scary facts. Special exhibitions from Amnesty International!


Medieval adventure restaurant, knights’ meal for 10 persons and more, great medieval tournaments with medieval market for 3 weeks in August.
Europe’s biggest Torture Museum at Sommeregg Castle
Schloßau 7 (Treffling)
9871 Seeboden
Phone +43(0)4762/81391
Mail Link burg@ sommeregg.at
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opening hours
From the 20th of April every day 11 am – 5 pm; May and June, every day 10 am – 6 pm; July and August, every day 10 am – 8 pm; September and October, every day 11 am – 5 pm. Visit duration: ca. 45 min.

admission charges
1 free admission every day. Photo ID required!


BY CAR: from Salzburg or Villach motorway A10, exit Spittal/Millstätter See, then via Millstätter See Bundesstraße to Seeboden, turnoff to Treffling, about 3 km to the museum. BY BUS (lines 5138, 5140, 5150): a 5-minute walk to the bus stop.

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