Schloss Homburg, Nürmbrecht, Germany
Homburg Castle is an old hill castle in Nürmbrecht, Oberbergischer Kreis in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia.

The 'Homburg' is first mentioned in records of 1276. Gottfried I of Sayn from the House of Sponheim (1247-1283/84) transferred his castrum Homburg to the German King Rudolf of Habsburg, in order to place it under his protection. He received the castle back as an inheritance. The castle was the residence of the Counts of Homburg, an imperial fiefdom (Reichsherrschaft).

From 1635 Count Ernst von Sayn-Wittgenstein altered the castle to its present-day appearance. One hundred years later the line of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg took over its management; the structure then fell into disrepair. Not until 1904 was its decline halted and, in 1926, a museum took over the premises. Today it is the Museum of Oberbergisches Kreis.
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