Albrechtsburg Castle Trendsetter since 1471

Enjoy free admission to the most beaytiful palaces, castles and gardens schloesserlandCARD

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Opening Hours

March 01, 2018 to November 04, 2018

  • daily: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm


November 05, 2018 to February 28, 2019

  • daily: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Dec 24/25: closed
  • Jan 1: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Jan 07 to Jan 19: closed

Subject to modifications.

Ticket rates

  • Full rate 8,00 EUR
  • Reduced rate 6,50 EUR

Ticket rates for the permanent exhibition 

  • Full rate: EUR 8.00
  • Reduced rate: EUR 6.50
  • Group rate (15 people and more): EUR 6.50 per person
  • Children 6 - 16 years: EUR 1.00
  • Group rate for school students (15 people and more): EUR 1.00 per person
  • Annual ticket: EUR 16.00
  • Reduced annual ticket: EUR 8.00

Audio guide included (German, English, Czech, French, Italian, Polish, Russian; children's audio guide in German) or a written guide for people with hearing impairment.

Reduced rate with Culture Passport Elbe/Labe.

Combined ticket: Meissen Albechtsburg Castle and Meissen Porcelain Manufactory 

  • Full rate: EUR 15.00 
  • Reduced rate: EUR 10.00

Combined ticket: Meissen Albrechtsburg Castle and Meissen Cathedral

  • Full rate: EUR 11.00
  • Reduced rate: EUR 7.00

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

Guided tours:

  • 1 h: EUR 3.00 pp
  • 1.5 h: EUR 4.50 pp

Free admission:

  • Children aged 5 or younger
  • People visiting the castle on their birthday
  • Accompanying adults of severly disabled people (entry »B« iin the disability pass)
  • Tour guides
  • Tour bus drivers accompanying a tour group
  • 1 accompanying adult per 10 pupils
  • Journalists for reporting purposes (valid identification required)
  • Holders of the schloesserlandPASS

Photo permit

  • EUR 2.00

Subject to modifications.

How to find us

Whether by car, bus or train: You can always reach Albrechtsburg Castle easily.

Click here for details of how to get there.

Guided Tours and Groups

Get to know the "cradle of Saxony" in a personal guided tour.

Here you can find all information about our tours.


You want more? There is more Schloesserland there with the schloesserlandPASS.


Events and Exhibitions

Tip for an Excursion

Saxon Power Women

Behind strong men are strong women - that's always been so. With our theme route we want to take you into the world of the wives and mistresses of the Saxon kings. Come along and learn more about the strong women of past centuries.

Click here for directions