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 January 31, 2021. Visitors that have already purchased tickets for this period will be contacted by the Ticket Center.

Ticket Sale (Ticket Center)

  • Winter time: 16.10.2020 until 30.12.2020 and 02.01.2021 until 26.03.2021

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. 

From November 2nd, 2020 our office will not be 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.