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Twin spiral staircase in Graz

Twin spiral stairs at Graz Castle, Austria

The twin spiral staircase of Graz is located at the former castle (Burg) of the city. In German it is generally known as Doppelwendeltreppe or Zwillingswendeltreppe. It was built around 1500.

Twin spiral stairs in Graz

Decisions, decisions, which one should I take?

Outside the twin spiral stairs of Graz, Austria

Tip: The entrance to this staircase is inside the inner yard of Graz Castle (Grazer Burg). The door hidden behind that tree depicted above is generally open for public. Don’t forget to have a look at the Roman tombstones immured outside the staircase.