Opening hours and ticket rates

Opening hours
Monday:
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Tuesday:
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Wednesday:
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Thursday:
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Friday:
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Saturday:
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Sunday:
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Days of closure:
24.12.2019
 
25.12.2019
Information:

Dec 24/25: closed

Jan 1: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Jan 13 to Jan 24: closed

Subject to modifications.

Admission prices

Full rate :
8,00 EUR
Reduced rate : i
6,50 EUR
Children aged 6-16 :
1,00 EUR
Groups 15 people and more p.p.:
6,50 EUR
Free entry : i
0,00 EUR
Groups school students, 15 people and more p.p.:
1,00 EUR

Other discounts:

Combined ticket (with Meissen Porcelain Manufactory):
15,00 EUR
Combined ticket (with Meissen Porcelain Manufactory): reduced:
10,00 EUR
Combined ticket (with Meissen Porcelain Manufactory): family rate:
32,00 EUR
Combined ticket (with Meissen Cathedral):
11,00 EUR
Kombi-Ticket (mit Dom): ermäßigt:
8,00 EUR
Combined ticket (with Meissen Cathedral): reduced:
26,50 EUR
photo permit:
2,00 EUR
Information:

The combined ticket is valid for three days in a row.

Guided tours:
1 h: EUR 3.00 p.P.
1.5 h: EUR 4.50 p.P.

Subject to modifications.

Opening hours
Monday:
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Tuesday:
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Wednesday:
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Thursday:
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Friday:
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Saturday:
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Sunday:
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Days of closure:
24.12.2019
 
25.12.2019
Information:

Dec 24/25: closed

Jan 1: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Jan 13 to Jan 24: closed

Subject to modifications.

Admission prices

Full rate :
8,00 EUR
Reduced rate : i
6,50 EUR
Children aged 6-16 :
1,00 EUR
Groups 15 people and more p.p.:
6,50 EUR
Free entry : i
0,00 EUR
Groups school students, 15 people and more p.p.:
1,00 EUR

Other discounts:

Combined ticket (with Meissen Porcelain Manufactory):
15,00 EUR
Combined ticket (with Meissen Porcelain Manufactory): reduced:
10,00 EUR
Combined ticket (with Meissen Porcelain Manufactory):familiy rate:
32,00 EUR
Combined ticket (with Meissen Cathedral):
11,00 EUR
Combined ticket (with Meissen Cathedral): reduced:
8,00 EUR
Combined ticket (with Meissen Cathedral): familiy rate:
26,50 EUR
Information:

The combined ticket is valid for three days in a row.

Guided tours:
1 h: EUR 3.00 p.P.
1.5 h: EUR 4.50 p.P.

Photo permit EUR 2.00

Subject to modifications.

Benefits with the schloesserlandCARD

Permanent exhibition

Free admission to the permanent exhibition

Special exhibition

Reduced rates apply to enter special exhibition

Arrival & map

Next City:  Dresden  (27 km)

Arrival information:

Nearest city: Dresden (27 km)

Information on how to get there:

By car:

  • Highway A4 Exit Siebenlehn, continue along Federal Road B101, or Exit Wilsdruff;
  • Highway A13: Exit Radeburg
  • Highway A14: Exit Nossen-Ost;
  • Coming from Dresden, use Federal Road B6

By bicycle:

The Elbe River cycle path passes directly at the foot of the castle hill from where the Meissen Albrechtsburg Castle and the Cathedral are signposted.

Dresden Airport:

  • Towards Boxdorf – Reichenberg – Moritzburg – Auer – Weinböhla – Meißen. Dresden Airport is about 30 km from Meißen

Sightseeing tour through Meißen:

  • Between April and October, a bus runs every 30 minutes serving the stops at Albrechtsburg Castle/Cathedral, the Market Square and the Porcelain Manufactory. The modern buses can seat 13 passengers, including a space for a wheelchair. You can opt for the small or the grand tour and learn something about the history of the town.
  • More information at: City-Bus Meißen of Oberelbe Tours

By steamboat:

Parking facilities:

  • Cars can be parked by the Elbe River, with direct access to the castle via the castle stairs from Leipziger Straße and also from the foot of the castle hill in Meisastraße, where there is also a multi-level carpark and an elevator up to the castle.

Easy ascent:

  • An elevator with a panoramic view eases the ascent to the castle.

Opening hours and admission prices

Meissen Albrechtsburg Castle

Closed opens today 10:00 - 17:00

Monday
10:00 bis 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 bis 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 bis 17:00
Thursday
10:00 bis 17:00
Friday
10:00 bis 17:00
Saturday
10:00 bis 17:00
Sunday
10:00 bis 17:00
Full rate:
8,00 EUR
Reduced rate:i
6,50 EUR

Further information on opening hours and admission prices can be found here