Opening times

Closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic

Due to the current Covid-19 Situation, the royal castles and the Museum of the Bavarian Kings are closed until further notice.

Ticket Sale (Ticket Center)

  • Winter time: 02.01.2021 until 26.03.2021 and 16.10.2021 until 30.12.2021

Monday to Sunday     8.30 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. 

  • Summer time: 27.03.2021 until 15.10.2021 

Monday to Sunday    8.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

Closing days: December 24, December 25, Dezember 31 and January 1. 

At the moment our office is not available by phone. Please contact us by email at: info(at)


Hohenschwangau Castle


  • Open daily from 9.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

From October 16, 2020: Guided tours from 9.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. 

Hohenschwangau Castle can currently only be visited as part of the special tour “Pearl of Romanticism” (approx. 45 minutes). 

Closing day:

24th December and 1st January closed.

Neuschwanstein Castle


  • Open daily from 9.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.

From October 16, 2020: Guided tours from 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. 

Neuschwanstein castle can only be visited on guided tour (approx. 30 minutes)

Closing day:

24th, 25th, 31st December and 1st January closed.

Museum of the bavarian Kings


  • Open all year round from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. 

Tickets for the Museum can be purchased directly at the Museum.

Closing day:

24th und 25th December and 1st January.