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Museum Taufers Castle

Museum · Kronplatz · 957 m
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Experience the living culture of the Middle Ages
The impressive medieval Taufers Castle is one of the largest and finest castles on Tyrolean territory. The complex contains a fascinating collection of furnishings and art objects from various eras (12th to early 17th centuries), with valuable frescoes by Friedrich Pacher in the castle chapel.


46.923436, 11.949112
46°55'24.4"N 11°56'56.8"E
32T 724521 5200878
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