Water castle ruins
Water Castle Baldenau - N°1
Around 1315 Archbishop Balduin von Trier has built this water castle to secure the Kurtrier authority.
Water Castle Baldenau - N°2
In 1982 the ruin was secured after its multiple destructions.
Water Castle Baldenau - N°3
Edgar Reitz used the scenery in the first part of his home trilogy "Heimat". The Traumschleife-LandZeitTour starts here.
Water Castle Baldenau - N°4
The wedge-shaped castle is about 52 meters long and up to 20 meters wide. The 465-meter-high ruin is fed by waters of the Dhron stream. The tower has a height of 24 meters.