Schloss von Bad Benthein, Kronenburg, Germany

Bad Bentheim Castle, also known as Bentheim Castle, is a medieval fortress located in the town of Bad Bentheim in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated on a hill, providing a commanding view of the surrounding area. The castle has a rich history dating back to the early Middle Ages, and it has been continually inhabited for over 1,000 years.

The castle features a mix of architectural styles, including Romanesque, Gothic, and Renaissance elements, reflecting the different periods of construction and renovation. Its imposing appearance and strategic location made it a significant stronghold in the region, playing a role in regional politics and defense throughout history.