Hochosterwitz Castle

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Hochosterwitz Castle is part of the Tentative list of Austria in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

The Hochosterwitz Castle is a medieval fortress on the top of a dolomite rock towering over the surrounding plain. The specific feature are the 14 fortified gates along the winding access to the central castle.

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Full Name
Hochosterwitz Castle
Country
Austria
Added
1994
Type
Cultural
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By ID
1994 Added to Tentative List

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