Bild: (c) Tragl Matthias

Forchtenstein Castle

Looming up among the foothills of the Rosaliengebirge mountain range is Forchtenstein Castle. It is the only fortress in the region that was never captured during the Turkish Wars; thus the castle served as the treasury of the Esterházy princes, safeguarding all costly and precious possessions. This collection of family treasures can still be seen here today.more »



Our exhibitions


Special Exhibition: Eva Esterházy

The first Esterházy Princess
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Heroes - Treasures - Loot

The Esterházy Gallery of Ancestors presents one of the largest baroque ancestral portrait galleries in Central Europe. The paintings form part of the collections of Prince Paul I (1635–1713) from the seventeenth century.more »


Bild: (c) Chrissinger (Chrissinger)

Castle Tour with Weapons Collection

One of the largest private weapon collections in Europe testifies to the military tradition and endeavours of the Esterházy family as loyal allies of the Habsburgs.more »


Esterhzy Treasure Chamber / Bild: (c) chrissinger (chrissinger)

Esterházy Treasure Chamber

In size, layout and appointments the Esterházy Treasure Chamber without doubt vies with the art and curio cabinets of the princely houses in the German-speaking regions.more »


Events at Fochtenstein Castle


Fremdveranstaltung
07.10.2017 18:00 - 01:00

Event

ORF-Lange Nacht der Museen 2016

Forchtenstein Castle

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26.10.2017 10:00 - 18:00

Kids Programe

Laterna Magica

Forchtenstein Castle

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27.10.2017 10:00 - 18:00

Kids Programe

Laterna Magica

Forchtenstein Castle

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Fremdveranstaltung
28.10.2017 10:00 - 12:00

Kids Programe

Forfel

Forchtenstein Castle

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Fremdveranstaltung
29.10.2017 10:00 - 12:00

Kids Programe

Forfel

Forchtenstein Castle

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Esterhazy Privatstiftung
Esterhazyplatz 5
7000 Eisenstadt, Austria
T +43 (0) 2682 / 63004-0

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