Portae temporis

Portae temporis

Les Amis du Château de Vianden asbl B.P.26 L-9401 VIANDEN, Luxemburg

Vianden Castle beckons you to step through the Portae Temporis - The Gates of Time, a unique event where every door within the castle unveils a different century. Embark on a captivating journey from the 12th to the 18th century, encountering craftsmen, castle residents, knights, and noblewomen in their respective historical settings.


  • Feudal Life Rediscovered: Discover the vibrant scenes of feudal life as craftsmen bring the courtyard to life, and castle residents inhabit their rooms. From the 12th to the 18th century, witness the evolution of daily life in a captivating display.
  • Living History Entertainment: More than 100 actors breathe life into "living history," recreating the castle's former inhabitants. Encounter knights, noblewomen, soldiers, and servants as they engage in daily activities, offering an immersive glimpse into the past.
  • Interactive Entertainment: Be an active participant in history! Children and adults alike can join in the entertainment program, trying their hand at various activities. From music to combat demonstrations, spectators become part of the historical experience.
  • Epoch Convergence: Witness the convergence of epochs through special demonstrations showcasing the development of weapon technology, fashion, and music over the centuries. Experience the rich tapestry of historical progress in a dynamic and engaging manner.

Portae Temporis offers the perfect family day out, blending entertainment and education. History enthusiasts and curious minds alike will find themselves transported through time, leaving with enriched historical knowledge.

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1 Jun 2024 - 2 Jun 2024
10:00 AM to 06:00 PM


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