Berleburg and Hohenstein

The Princes zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg

Head of the overall house Sayn-Wittgenstein is Prince Gustav, 7th Fürst zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, son of Prince Richard (deceased 13 March 2017) and Princess Benedikte of Denmark. The family residence Schloss Berleburg in Southern Westphalia houses an attractive museum on 800 years Wittgenstein county and the history of its rulers. Berleburg Castle is also well known for its chamber music.

The Princes zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Hohenstein

The line Sayn-Wittgenstein-Hohenstein is represented by Prince Bernhart and Princess Katharina, born Countess of Podewils. They live in Schwarzenau Palace in the district of Siegen-Wittgenstein.