1920px-Schloss Lenzburg - Gesamtansicht1

Lenzburg Castle from the Southeast

Lenzburg Castle is a castle located above the old part of the town of Lenzburg, in the Kanton of Zurich. It ran ks among the oldest of most important in all of Switzerland. The castle stands on the almost circular castle hill, which rises over the surrounding plain. The oldest parts of the castle date to the 11th century, when the Counts of Lenzburg built it as their seat.