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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.

Contact

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.

Contact

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

Discover our guided tours!

Gain unique insights into the history of Colditz Castle! Find out everything you need to know about the legendary escape attempts from the OFLAG IVC prisoner of war camp. There is so much to discover in our tours and exhibitions.

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