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The Baroque castle compound surrounded by a pond attracts thousands of visitors every year. In the 18th century, it served Saxony’s Elector Frederick Augustus I, also known as Augustus the Strong, as a hunting lodge and a magnificent backdrop for royal delights. A round walk of the castle in summer provides insight into the life at court then

Ticket rates

  • Full rate 8,00 EUR
  • Reduced rate 4,00 EUR
  • Full rate: EUR 8.00 
  • Reduced rate*: EUR 4.00
  • 2 adults and up to 4 children**: EUR 16.00
  • 1 adult and up to 2 children**: EUR 8.00
  • Group rate (15 people and more)**: EUR 6.00 per person
  • Group rate for pupils: EUR 2.50 per person

With the tickets purchased, you may also visit our special exhibitions. 

Guided tours

  • Guided tour surcharge (incl. Historical Porcelain Quarter): EUR 2.00 per person
  • Guided tour surcharge for pupils and wheelchair user: EUR 1.00 per person
  • Audio guide (German, English, Czech): rental fee of EUR 2.00 (plus EUR 10.00 deposit)

Combined ticket: Moritzburg Castle and Moritzburg Little Pheasant Castle (May - October)

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

Tipp: Visitors of Moritzburg Castle or Moritzburg Little Pheasant Castle enjoy free admission to the special exhibition »Straw to Gold«. 

Moritzburg Little Pheasant Castle (May - October)

  • Full rate: EUR 6.50
  • Reduced rate*: EUR 4.50

Moritzburg Little Pheasant Castle may only be visited within one of the guided tours. 

Lighthouse (May - October)

  • Full rate: EUR 3.00
  • Reduced rate*: EUR 1.00

Tipp: Guided tours ascending the lighthouse are offered every Sunday (May - October). 

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

Subject to modifications.

Accommodation

Accommodation information:

Stay overnight in one of our pond houses directly on Moritzburg Castle Island or use one of the well-known internet travel portals to look for a suitable hotel.

Benefits with the schloesserlandPASS

Free admission to the permanent exhibition
Reduced rates apply to enter special exhibition
Accommodations discount is granted

Arrival & map

Next City:  Dresden  (15 km)

Arrival information:

By car 

  • via A4, exit Dresden Wilder Mann, follow the signposts
  • via A13, exit Radeburg, follow the signposts

By public transport

  • rail to Dresden Neustadt Station, then bus line 326 towards Radeburg as far as Moritzburg Castle 
  • bus line 326 towards Radeburg as far as Moritzburg Castle 

Tipp:

Take the historic narrow gauge railway »Loessnitzdackel« from Radebeul to Moritzburg. You reach Radebeul Ost by city rail S1 (Dresden-Meißen). For further information go to http://www.loessnitzgrundbahn.de/.

Contact

Moritzburg Castle

| 01468 Moritzburg

+49 (0) 35207 873-18
moritzburg@schloesserland-sachsen.de

Opening hours

March 19 to November 1 Exhibition »Moritzburg Baroque Castle«

  • daily: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • last admission: 5:00 pm
  • daily guided tours: 10:30 am, noon, 2:00 pm und 3:30 pm

From Jun 22 to Oct 16 the exhibition also comprises the special exhibition »Fabulous Creatures«.

November 12, 2016 to February 26, 2017 »Three Hazelnuts for Cinderella« 

  • Tue - Sun: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • last admission: 5:00 pm
  • Mon: closed (except Dec 26, 2016)
  • Dec 24, Dec 31: closed 

The exhibition »Moritzburg Baroque Castle« is closed during that time.

Subject to modifications.