20 Schilling view of Semmering, © Niederösterreich-Werbung/ M. Liebert

Schloss Purkersdorf

Castle

Description

Former water palace, first event centre and local museum for the entire Wienerwald region. It is west of the main square of Purkersdorf behind the parish church of St Jacob the Elder. Four three-storey wings are arranged around a square courtyard. A two-axle front building with spired avant-corps and tower.

The castle currently occupies a place in the district court of Purkersdorf, the Purkersdorf City Museum, a group practice and private residences.

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