- Ptuj Castle
Ptuj Castle ( _sl. Ptujski grad) is a
castlein Ptuj, Slovenia. It is situated on a hill alongside the river Dravaoverlooking the town, and is a prominent landmark.
The castle was built in the mid-
12th century, when it was constructed to defend against the Hungarians. [ [http://www.burger.si/Ptuj/PtujGrad_ENG.html Ptujski grad ] ] At this time Ptuj was owned by the Archdiocese of Salzburg.
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