Founded in around 1030, this double castle is the ancestral seat of the Habsburg family who ruled over a world empire after their illustrious rise during the Late Middle Ages.
From castle to world empire
The Habsburg dynasty left behind outstanding cultural monuments at various sites throughout the canton of Aargau. Today, Habsburg Castle houses a small exhibition on the history of its architecture and settlement as well as a restaurant. Explore the castle and enjoy a fascinating panorama of the surrounding landscape!