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The biggest prison for women in the former GDR
The horror has a name

Hoheneck Castle

The magic of Hoheneck Castle is fascinating people all over the world. Over many centuries the massive walls stand on a hill, so Hoheneck castle can be seen from a far distance. All in all Hoheneck castle is more than an impressive object. But Hoheneck is more than castle, because of its unique history. It was the biggest prison for women in the former GDR. It was famous but notorious because of its conditions of detention that were more than cruel. The dark and water cells were kept secret but they really existed. The combination of the beautiful and impressing castle and the long history of a prison create a piece of uniqueness that can´t be copied. Discover the capabilities.