Object description:

Old Court – Bamberg

Picture: Old Court

The Old Court, located opposite the New Residence, still contains fragments of masonry from the great hall and chapel of the 11th-century episcopal palace.

Today the Old Court houses the Historical Museum of the city of Bamberg.

New Residence

The following rooms are available for your events:


Historisches Museum der
Stadt Bamberg
Domplatz 7
96049 Bamberg
0951 871142
museum.bamberg.de/ historisches-museum

The Bavarian Palace Administration does not run the Historical Museum, but is only responsible for the two chapels in the Old Court.

Opening hours / Admission fees of the Historical Museum

Information at museum.bamberg.de/ historisches-museum


The two chapels at the Old Court are closed until further notice.


Lift and toilet for the disabled available; access to the entrance via cobblestones; disabled parking spaces on "Domplatz" (distance c. 100 m)

Getting here / parking


Bus to ‘Domplatz’

No own car park

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