Visit Heidenheim an der Brenz's top attractions in this 55 minutes itinerary. Schloss Hellenstein, Türmle, Gottlieb-Meebold-Gedächtnistafel and all other sights were never that easy to visit in this well planned 55 minutes Heidenheim an der Brenz itinerary.
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Hellenstein Castle is located 70 meters (230 ft) above the city of Heidenheim an der Brenz in eastern Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It was once the home of the Lords of Hellenstein. The castle was first built during the 12th century by the Hellenstein family. In 1273 the castle passed out of the control of the Hellensteins and had several owners before coming under the control of the Dukes of Württemberg. On August 5, 1530 the old castle burned to the ground and was rebuilt during the mid-16th century.Read more