Anholt – Black & white gallery
The Castle of Anholt (Schloss Anholt or Wasserburg Anholt, in german) is one of the most famous moated castles in Westphalia and it’s located in the city of Anholt (fraction of Isselburg) in the district of Borken. Built between the twelfth and the seventeenth century, the baroque castle is from 1647 the residence of the Prince of Salm-Salm.
It is surrounded by a park of 25 hectares which, after the destruction of the 2nd World War, it was rebuilt in 1964 in Baroque style. The last modification of landscaping of the park dates back to 1999 on the initiative of Prince Carl Philip, with the creation of a huge field of wild flowers.