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Current information / Coronavirus

Most of our houses are currently open to the public. To ensure that the health of our guests as well as that of our employees is maintained despite COVID-19, each of our properties has its own protection and hygiene concept.

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

The well-known rules of hygiene and conduct apply to visits to all our sights.

The following sights unfortunately have to remain closed (here it would not be possible to make the partly narrow rooms accessible without endangering the health of visitors and employees):

  • Aschaffenburg: Schönbusch Palace

  • Bayreuth: Hermitage Old Palace; Zwernitz Castle and Oriental Building in Sanspareil

  • Chiemsee: Julius Exter's House

  • Dachau: Dachau Palace

  • Holzhausen on the Ammersee: Mathias and Anna Sophie Gasteiger's House

  • Landshut: Landshut Town Residence

  • Munich: Hall of Fame and Statue of Bavaria; chapel at Blutenburg Palace; Pagodenburg at Nymphenburg Palace Park

  • Nuremberg: Deep Well and Sinwell Tower at the Imperial Castle

  • Schachen: King's House on Schachen

  • Veitshöchheim: Veitshöchheim Palace

  • Würzburg: Maschikuli Tower at Marienberg Fortress


Please also note that the following objects are unfortunately temporarily not accessible to visitors due to renovation work:

  • Schleißheim Old Palace (until November 2020)

  • King Ludwig II Museum at Herrenchiemsee New Palace (until the end of 2020)

  • Neuburg Palace (until the end of May 2021)

  • Ansbach Residence (until the end of October 2020)

  • Kempten Residence (19 October to 26 October 2020)

  • Marstallmuseum at Nymphenburg Palace (26 October to 7 November 2020)


General information on opening times and admission charges

Information on annual season tickets, 14-day tickets etc.


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