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One of Graz’s most recognisable features and standing proudly in the centre of the city, the Schlossberg is a tree-covered hill that once served as a fortress and has now been converted into a public park. The history of the Schlossberg goes back to the 10th century and has been a main point of…
This is a must see with the Uhrturm and the Kasematten Open Air stages. You will love the beautiful vistas from the top.
You get a great view over the entire city, Furthermore, you can learn some interesting things about Graz's historical background.
There are several options for getting up the hill in the middle of town (with the Schlossberg funicular or the Schlossberglift) – a lovely and idyllic experience is doing it on foot. From time immemorial, wine was cultivated by the Herberstein family on the southern slope of the castle hill. The…