Get your tickets for the tickets for the royal castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau and the Museum of the Bavarian Kings at the official Ticket Center Hohenschwangau in on our official online ticket store.
Due to the current Covid-19 Situation, the royal castles and the Museum of the Bavarian Kings are closed until further notice.
In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the royal castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau and the Museum of the Bavarian Kings are closed until further notice.
Regular tickets for the royal palaces can be purchased in our online ticket shop.
Tickets with a reduced tariff for the royal castles, as well as free tickets for beneficiaries, are available in the Ticket Center Hohenschwangau.
Tickets for the Museum of the Bavarian Kings are available in the Museum and online.
Please note that reservations confirmed by the Ticket Center before March 17th, 2020 have been canceled.
Protective measures, hygiene and distance rules
Protective measures to contain COVID-19, hygiene and distance rules for the sights and public facilities in Hohenschwangau.
Medically certified exemptions from the mask requirement cannot be taken into account.
Information for wheelchair users
Due to restrictions and protective measures, people who are dependent on a wheelchair cannot currently visit the royal palaces. We will inform you here as soon as there are changes to the restrictions. Thank you for your understanding.
Visitors need to wear a facemask inside buildings and stores and within the main streets in Hohenschwangau due to official regulations (LRA OAL 17.10.2020)
Children and adolescents
Please note that children and toddlers also need a valid ticket to enter Neuschwanstein Castle and Hohenschwangau.
You can purchase tickets for the castles of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau and the Museum of the Bavarian Kings either online in the online ticket shop of the Grandhotel Neuschwanstein GmbH or on site in the ticket center of the Wittelsbach Compensation Fund:
Online ticket shop
Tickets for Hohenschwangau Castle and the Museum of the Bavarian Kings are sold in the name and for the account of the Wittelsbach Compensation Fund (general terms and conditions of the organizer). Tickets for Neuschwanstein Castle are sold in the name and for the account of the Bavarian Administration of State Palaces, Gardens and Lakes (https://www.neuschwanstein.de).
Tickets with reduced tariffs (senior citizens, severely disabled people, etc.) as well as free tickets for authorized persons (annual ticket holders, press, etc.) are only available on site at the Ticket Center Hohenschwangau.
The Wittelsbach Compensation Fund ticket center sells tickets for Hohenschwangau Castle and the Museum of the Bavarian Kings in its own name and for its own account (general terms and conditions of the organizer) and tickets for Neuschwanstein Castle in the name and for the account of the Bavarian Administration of State Palaces, Gardens and Lakes (https://www.neuschwanstein.de).
Please note that visitors must provide contact details (name, address, telephone number) when purchasing tickets for the royal castles. Please also note the following data protection information and our protective measures.
Tickets for the Museum of the Bavarian Kings are also available directly in the museum.
Visiting Neuschwanstein castle and Hohenschwangau castle is only possible as part of a guided tour at a fixed admission time. All castle tours take place with a limited capacity due to COVID-19 protection measures. Guided tours are offered in German and English or with a portable Audio Guide device. For Audio-Guide tours you will receive the portable Audio-Guide device in the Castles and will be assisted by your tour guide.
People who are dependent on a wheelchair cannot currently take part in the guided tours in the royal palaces.
Hohenschwangau Castle can currently only be visited as part of the special tour “Pearl of Romanticism” (approx. 45 minutes). Due to the length of the tour, the extended tours are generally not recommended for children under the age of 6.
The visit to the museum is not time-bound. You can experience the museum at your own pace.