Fortresses/strongholds, ancient sites • Rakvere • More details
|Address:||Rakvere| Show on map|
|Mobile phone:||(+372) 507 6183|
|Telephone:||(+372) 322 5502|
|Fax:||(+372) 322 5505|
The castle offers many exciting activities for both children and grown-ups! You can try your hand at shooting a bow or a crossbow, sword fight and pike battle, forging, pottery, minting your own castle coins, and many other things. There's an exposition of the castle's history, historical weapons, and a torture chamber.
Good to know! You can taste medieval wines in the castle cellar The castle has a cannon - a Swedish field cannon that shoots with black powder. The castle is home to Schenkenberg's Pub offering meals made after medieval recipes. The Red Lanterns Street, a medieval brothel, and a barber's shop were opened in 2009.