Welcome to Hohenschwangau

On this website you will find information about your visit of the royal castles of Hohenschwangau and Neuschwanstein
as well as the Museum of the Bavarian Kings.

We look forward to seeing you in Hohenschwangau!

Important notice:

A limited number of day tickets will be sold daily at the Ticket Centre from 8:00 a.m. at the box office. A quick sell-out must be expected. We recommend that you arrive early (before the Ticket Centre opens). 

Mask requirement in both castles

 Face masks are still compulsory for all visitors over 6 years of age in both royal castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau as well as in the Shuttle-Bus to Neuschwanstein castle.

Here you can find more information about the protection measures in the sights.

Ticket availability

 Remaining tickets are sold daily from 8.00 a.m. in the Hohenschwangau Ticket Center, depending on availability. A quick sell-out must be expected. 
Please check our daily updated online ticket shop for available tickets. We recommend that you buy your tickets in our online ticket shop before you arrive in Hohenschwangau. 


Transportation to the castles

Shuttlebus to Neuschwanstein castle in operation.

Horse carriages to Neuschwanstein castle in operation.

Horse carriages to Hohenschwangau castle in operation.

Mary's bridge open

Access to the Mary's bridge (Marienbrücke) ist currently possible. From there you have a wonderful panoramic view of Neuschwanstein Castle. 


Alpseebad open

Alpseebad with kiosk open daily from 10.00 a.m. to 19.00 p.m. only by good weather conditions.

We look forward to your visit!

More information can be found here....

Pöllat gorge closed



For safety reasons, the hiking trail through the Pöllat Gorge is unfortunately closed. 


Restoration work is currently being carried out inside the Neuschwanstein Castle. The renovations are expected to last until 2024.

For further information click here...


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