Kaprun Castle - built in the 12th century, has become a popular place for events in recent years, after extensive renovations and renovations. Businesses and family groups use the castle for corporate events or important events, such as celebrating marriage or organizing meetings. The charm of the medieval walls is an excellent backdrop for a high-level cultural program
Burg Kaprun History
The construction of the Kaprun castle is assumed to date back to the 12th century, as the east tower has Romanesque criteria. 1280 the "turning point at Chaprunne" as compensation for the Velber invasions is mentioned in a document. The castle may initially have been in the possession of Count Falkenstein or Peilstein.
To stop the decay of the castle, Kaprun entrepreneurs joined forces in 1984 and established the castle club with determination. The Burgverein Kaprun purchased the castle as a rocky property with equity, while the area around the castle and the driveway are still owned by the Gildemeister family, whose family spokesman is Count Medem.
The restoration of the castle had as its objective to give the castle new life as a place for cultural events and to make it as quickly as possible accessible to the public.