Visiting the Schwetzingen Palace Garden is currently still possible WITHOUT 3G credentials. Only the collection of contact details is required.
However, for a visit to the bathhouse or the exhibition in the orangery, 3G proof is required. 3G proof is also required for a guided tour in the historic palace rooms. Please note that masks are compulsory during the guided tour.

Digital contact data capture

Visitor Information

FURTHER NOTES

  • Tickets for sale at the main entrance / Schlossplatz.
  • Access for annual ticket holders available at all entrances (main entrance, Zähringer Tor and Dreibrückentor).
  • The usual requirements of the valid Corona regulations of the country also apply when visiting the Schlossgarten. 
  • There is an obligation to wear medical mouth-nose coverings at the entrances, in the area of the sanitary facilities and at all constriction points. This applies to guests 6 years of age and older.
  • In the castle gardens, the mouth/nose coverings may be removed. 
  • In addition, a distance of 1.5 metres from staff and other guests must be maintained.
  • A maximum of 2,000 people are allowed in the palace garden at any one time.
  • The Palace Museum, Garden Mosque, Orangery Museum, Garden Documentation Exhibition and Crafts Museum will remain closed until further notice.

For further information, please see "FAQ and answers (German)"

Opening Times

PALACE

Only accessible as part of a guided tour.

CLOSED 24, 25, AND 31 DECEMBER

PALACE GARDENS

28 MARCH TO 30 OCTOBER

Mon. - Sun., Holiday
08:00 am - 09:00 pm
Last admission 7.30 pm

31 OCTOBER TO 27 MARCH

Mon. - Sun., Holiday
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Last admission 4.30 pm

Guests are requested to leave the Castle Garden at the end of opening hours.

The individual validity of your Annual Pass for Schwetzingen Palace Gardens purchased before 10 March will be extended by the State Palaces and Gardens of Baden-Württemberg for the duration of the closure(s).

Guides Tours

Guided tours in German

Palace: 6 September TO 31 OCTOBER 2021

Mon – Sat 12 pm, 3 pm
Sun and public holidays 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm

Guided tour of the castle museum through the rooms of the 18th century. (60 minutes)

Palace: 6 September TO 31 OCTOBER 2021

Mon – Sat 2 pm
Sun and public holidays 12 pm, 2 pm, 4 pm

Guided tour in the palace museum through the rooms of the 18th and 19th century (90 minutes)

Admission

Summer: Palace (Guided Tour included)

Through the rooms of the 18th century (60 min)
Adults 10,00 €
Reduced 5,00 €
Family 25,00 €
Groups of 20 or more per person 9,00 €
Through the rooms of the 18th and 19th century (90 min)
Adults 11,00 €
Reduced 5,50 €
Family 27,50 €
Groups of 20 or more per person 9,90 €

Summer: Gardens

Adults 7,00 €
Reduced 3,50 €
Family 17,50 €
Groups of 20 or more per person 6,30 €

Winter: Palace (Guided Tour included)

Through the rooms of the 18th century (60 min)
Adults 8,00 €
Reduced 4,00 €
Family 20,00 €
Groups of 20 or more per person 7,20 €

Winter: Gardens

Adults 5,00 €
Reduced 2,50 €
Family 12,50 €
Groups of 20 or more per person 4,50 €

Yearly pass

Adults 30,00 €
Reduced 15,00 €