13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Trausnitz Castle

Trausnitz Castle is located in Landshut of Bavaria. It was the home of the Wittelsbach dynasty, and it served as their ducal residence for Lower Bavaria from 1255–1503, and later as the seat of the hereditary rulers of the whole of Bavaria. The castle was founded in 1204 by Duke Ludwig I.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2013
Date Uploaded: 10.2015
Photo Location: Landshut, Germany
Camera: C5-00.2