The late Middle Ages come to life in Hohenwerfen behind these mighty walls, and far from the hubbub of everyday life, offering a unique atmosphere for unforgettable events. Whether for a celebration with your family, a wedding, a company anniversary or a seminar - the 900-year-old fortified castle provides an ideal setting. The idyllic castle courtyard, the rustic castle tavern, the ‘palas’ hall, the casemate arch and the three seminar rooms with a total capacity of 200 people are available for events.
The ‘palas’ hall provides room for 180 people, the castle courtyard for up to 400 people. The casemate arch is ideal for theater performances, seminars, company presentations or musical events. Groups reserving in advance can enjoy one of the popular medieval banquets in the historic castle tavern accompanied by a musical program. A modern lift takes guests directly from the car park to the castle courtyard.
A medieval supporting program tuned to the needs of each organizer can be requested to ensure a great atmosphere and authentic entertainment: Choose from fanfare players, jesters, minstrels and musicians!
Hohenwerfen adventure castle offers the perfect romantic setting for your ‘big day’. The rooms of the Palas Hall and the castle’s Saint Sigismund chapel are available for wedding ceremonies and can be used all year round. The casemate arch is available for civil ceremonies. As the saying in the castle tavern goes: “Raise your jugs filled with wine to health, and so we should dine”. We ensure your big day is celebrated in style at Hohenwerfen adventure castle, whether you prefer an elegant gala dinner or a rustic medieval banquet.
Enhance the romance
A particularly romantic add-on is the option to enable the newlyweds to spend their wedding night in the castle. The wedding package includes the use of the Palas Hall and the castle chapel, and a night in the princely wedding suite, followed by a champagne breakfast.
Hohenwerfen Castle has been a popular film location for productions of all sizes down the years. Its authentic aura and the magical setting amidst the mountains make it the ideal stage for films and TV shows. Some of the most famous productions filmed at Werfen castle include Hollywood classics such as “Where Eagles Dare”, and the latest series to be made here was "The Man in the High Castle”. If you are interested in using the castle as a location, please feel free to contact us.