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General information on your castle visit

Current information / Coronavirus

Trausnitz Castle is open to the public, but the number of visitors is limited and groups are not allowed. People can go around on their own; guided tours are currently not available.

Please take into account waiting times and restrictions such as altered routes or room closures.

Here you will find general information and FAQs for visiting our sights during the restrictions due to COVID-19.


Information for visitors with reduced mobility

The guided tour of the castle involves stairs; a lift is available for the Chamber of Art and Curiosities.

There is a barrier-free toilet in the Dürnitz building. Please ask at the cash desk for the key.



Picture: Detail from the Fools' Staircase

Photography and filming

Taking pictures or filming is unfortunately not allowed during the guided tours and at the Chamber of Art and Curiosities. Pictures of the outside of the buildings may be taken for private use only.

Photo and film shootings 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.


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. Unfortunately, we cannot offer supervision for animals brought along. Please keep dogs on an lead on the castle grounds.

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