Satzvey Castle, Mechernich
The moated Satzvey Castle was first documented in 1396 and over the course of time served as an aristocratic residence and knights’ estate. Today, regular events take place within the historical walls, including a Christmas market. Thousands of twinkling lights illuminate the castle to put you in a festive mood as you arrive. Actors in authentic medieval costumes tell the nativity story, while local artisans sell handmade products, from wood-carved toys to glass art. Take your time to browse the stalls and soak up the atmosphere.
Dates: November 26 – December 18
Saturdays: 12pm – 8pm
Sundays: 12pm – 7pm