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Pattensen, Marienburg Castle – entrance to the inner courtyard

Monument fra Welf-dynastiet: gotikk i det 19. århundre

Som siste monark i kongeriket Hannover virkeliggjorde kong Georg V. på 18. hundretallet en gotisk drøm. Slottet Marienburg var en bursdagsgave til hans hustru og ble bare bebodd i ett år.

When King George V of Hannover gave his Queen a 'castle' as a present in 1857, it was actually just a blank canvas – a hill to the south of Hannover offering panoramic views. In the same year, the royal couple began to build a summer residence, today's Marienburg Castle. read more »