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Things to know about your visit

Current information

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.

Information for people with a handicap

Here you will find some information to prepare your visit to Trausnitz Castle if your mobility is restricted or if you are visually or hearing impaired.


Plan of the castle grounds

Here you will find an overview plan of the Trausnitz Castle grounds.



Picture: Detail from the Fools' Staircase

Photography and filming

Taking pictures or filming is unfortunately not allowed during the guided tours. Photography for private purposes (without flash or tripod) is permitted in the Chamber of Art and Curiosities. Pictures of the outside of the buildings may be taken for private use only.

Photo and film shoots for further use as well as the flying of drones / multicopters are basically subject to approval and charges. Here you will find information on photography permits / film permits.

We also provide you with image and film material that you may use free of charge on your own website under certain conditions; click here to download image material or download footage.


Bulky items

Bulky items may not be taken into the museum rooms. Lockers are available near the cash desk for large bags, rucksacks, photo equipment etc. Prams and child carriers can be left at the cash desk. No liability can be accepted for items deposited in lockers or at the cash desk.


Food / beverages

Food and beverages may not be taken into the museum rooms.



Dogs and other pets are not allowed in any of the buildings. We cannot offer supervision for animals brought along. Please keep dogs on an lead on the castle grounds.

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