Things to see and do - Scharnstein
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Scharnstein Travel guide
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This village is famous for its Renaissance castle, built in 1584, which houses two unusual museums. It has outstanding painted wooden ceilings. The Austrian Crime Museum relates the changing laws combating crime, from the Middle Ages to, for instance, contemporary terrorism. A vivarium, fitted out in a cellar, houses more than a hundred snakes, scorpions and giant spiders from around the world.
Tourist attractions Scharnstein : Things to see and do
Scharnstein's Renaissance castle houses the Austrian Crime Museum, which charts the history of the fight against crime, from the Middle Ages through to the issues of the present day such as terrorism. A vivarium, fitted out in a cellar below, has a c..