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Ruler's seat, hunting lodge, widow's residence - with its white gables Colditz Castle is one of the finest 16th century architectural monuments of Central Germany - and a popular destination for history enthusiasts.

Opening hours
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
10:00 am - 05:00 pm

We look forward to welcoming you back.

We are available for guided tours every day, also on weekdays. Please register them with us at least 2 days before your desired date at the e-mail

Admission prices

Full rate »Escape Museum« (without guide):
4,00 EUR
Reduced rate : i
3,00 EUR

Discover also our guided tour offers.

Reduced admission for refugees 

For a moment of peace and distraction, refugees receive reduced admission to Saxony's most beautiful castles, palaces and parks. 

More information


Your contact for museological enquiries

Regina Thiede
(Employee of State Palaces, Castles and Gardens of Saxony, non profit)

Schlossgasse 1
04680 Colditz

+49 (0) 34381 55151

Benefits with the schloesserlandCARD

Permanent exhibition

Free admission to the permanent exhibition

Special exhibition

Reduced rates apply to enter special exhibition

Arrival & map

Next City:  Leipzig  (50 km)

Arrival information:

Information on how to find us:

Not fully accessible for disabled. More information can be found here.

Arriving by bus and rail:

Information on how to find us by bus and rail can be found here.


Your contact for guided tours, meetings & celebrations

Colditzer Stadt, Land, Schloss gGmbH
On behalf of the State Palaces, Castles and Gardens of Saxony, non profit

Schlossgasse 1
04680 Colditz

+49 (0) 34381 43777