Sunday, February 7, 2016

Ptuj Castle, Slovenia


Ptuj Castle (Ptujski grad) is a castle in Ptuj, Slovenia. It is situated on a hill above the city and definitely is a one of major attractions in the city.

Red marble tombstone of Frederick IX, the last lord of Ptuj (died in 1438):



There is great Museum inside this Castle with original tapestries, painted wall canvases, portraits, weapons and furniture mostly left behind by the castle’s last owners, the Herbersteins (1873–1945):


Enjoy beautiful views of Ptuj and Drava River from this Castle: