Bentheim Castle

Bentheim Castle is the largest hilltop castle in northwestern Germany, receiving mention for the first time in 1050. Today, it is in the possession of the Counts and Princes of Bentheim and Steinfurt for more than five centuries.


Bentheim Castle is open daily. Please note our opening hours.

From December 1st, 2021, a FFP2 mask must be worn in the entrance area and in the buildings. Further the 2G-option does apply to our guests.

At the moment, no group events such as guided tours are offered.

You can find more information about your visit here:
FAQ COVID-19 measures


Visitor Information

Online-Tour

Flight over Bentheim Castle

Marriages & events at the Castle

Answers to FAQ

Inner courtyard of Bentheim Castle seen through a pinnacle of the Powder Tower © Thomas Wallmeyer

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