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!

Mask requirement in both castles

FFP2 masks are still compulsory for all visitors over 6 years of age in both royal castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau.

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

Ticket availability


Tickets are available in the official online shop until October 15th 2022. 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

Advance notice

Attention! From August 2022 until probably the beginning of January 2023, the road Colomanstrasse ST2016 in Hohenschwangau will be completely closed due to road works. 
A diversion through Schwangau will be signposted. To avoid delays, expect a longer journey time to Hohenschwangau. 


The Alpeseebad will reopen on Thursday, 26.05.2022.
Opening hours: 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 2023.

For further information click here...


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