Directly in the Ticket Center and in our official online ticket store you can get tickets for the royal castles of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau as well as for the Museum of the Bavarian Kings.
You can also purchase the tickets for the Museum directly at the museum ticket office.
The Castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau as well as the Museum of the Bavarian Kings are open.
The following rules apply for a visit to the sights (14 years and older):
2G-Plus rules (vaccinated, recovered, only with an FFP2 face mask and negative test)
Vaccinated people who have already received a "booster" vaccination, or who had an infection with SARS-CoV-2 after their full immunization (vaccine breakthrough) do not have to present a negative corona test.
Children under 14 years are exempt from the 2G plus rule. Schoolchildren are considered tested (student ID required).
You can purchase tickets for the castles of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau and the Museum of the Bavarian Kings in the online ticket shop of the Grandhotel Neuschwanstein GmbH and on premise at the Ticket Center Hohenschwangau (upon availability):
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).
At the Ticket Center Hohenschwangau you can purchase tickets for the royal castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau and for the Museum of the Bavarian Kings.
Contact Data for Covid-19 Protection
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.
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.
Hohenschwangau Castle can currently only be visited as part of the special tour (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.
People who are dependent on a wheelchair cannot currently take part in the guided tours in the royal palaces.