Ticket Center Hohenschwangau

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.  

 

Current information / Coronavirus:

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).

Further Information on our Covid-19 protective measures

How and where to buy tickets

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

You can get tickets for the royal castles Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau and for the Museum of the Bavarian Kings in the official online ticket shop. (general terms and conditions of the operator)

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).

Ticket Center

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.


Guided tours

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.

Ticket availability

Neuschwanstein castle:
Tickets are available in the official online shop until March 31st 2022.
Remaining tickets are sold daily from 8.30 a.m. in the Hohenschwangau Ticket Center, depending on availability. A quick sell-out must be expected.
Hohenschwangau castle:
Tickets are available in the official online shop until March 31st 2022.
Remaining tickets - depending on availability - are sold daily from 8:30 a.m. in the Hohenschwangau Ticket Center. A quick sell-out must be expected.
Museum of the Bavarian Kings:
Tickets are available in the official online shop until March 31st 2022 and on site directly at the museum.

 

Transportation to the castles



Shuttle-bus to Neuschwanstein castle is not operating

Horse carriages to Neuschwanstein castle in operation

Horse carriages to Hohenschwangau castle is not operating

Hohenschwangau Castle

 

 

   Hohenschwangau castle closed on mondays and tuesdays until December 14th, 2021. 

 

Closing days on Christmas and New Year

 

 

Hohenschwangau castle, Neuschwanstein castle and the Museum of the Bavarian Kings are closed on the following days:
 

 December 24      December 25      December 31     January 1
 

Pöllat gorge closed



 

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

Restoration

 

Restoration work is currently being carried out inside the Neuschwanstein Castle. The renovations are expected to last until 2023.

For further information click here...