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12 June 2024: Trausnitz Castle only open in the morning

Due to an event, Trausnitz Castle will only be open to visitors until 12 noon on Wednesday, 12 June 2024; the last guided tour will take place at 11 am.

Opening hours and admission fees

Opening hours

Trausnitz Castle and Museum of Renaissance Art (Chamber of Art and Curiosities)
29 March-3 October: daily 9 am-6 pm
4 October-28 March: daily 10 am-4 pm
(last admission: 60 minutes before closing)

Public holidays: Trausnitz Castle is closed only on 1 January, Shrove Tuesday and 24 / 25 / 31 December.

Monday to Saturday: Guided tour only (in German; every half hour)
Sunday/holiday: No tours; visitors can go around on their own

In the Chamber of Art and Curiosities there are no regular guided tours.

Admission fees 2024 

Trausnitz Castle (including Museum of Renaissance Art)
5.50 euros regular · 4.50 euros reduced

Bild: Statue des hl. Georg, Burgkapelle
Free and reduced entrance

Children under 18 are admitted free of charge.

Parents or adult supervisors have the sole duty of supervision for underage children and adolescents (up to the age of 18) and may be liable to pay compensation for the behaviour of minors in accordance with the legal requirements if they breach their duty of supervision. Likewise, accompanying teachers and group leaders are responsible for the behaviour of minors in their care. Children under 14 years of age may only enter the objects of the Bavarian Palace Department if accompanied by an adult supervisor.

Students over 18 from general schools, vocational schools, special schools and schools for sick children in accordance with Article 6 (2) of the Bavarian Education Law (BayEUG) are also admitted free on production of a student identity card.

Students from “second chance” schools (evening schools leading to intermediate or higher secondary school qualifications, colleges) in accordance with Article 6 (2) No. 1e of the Bavarian Education Law and language school students are not admitted free of charge.

Further details about reduced admission fees, free entrance etc you will find in our general information.

With one of our annual season tickets or 14-days-tickets you can visit over forty of the most beautiful sights in Bavaria!

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