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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

Schloss Colditz

The opening times apply to the Escape Museum and the euthansia art installation. The chapel can only be visited as part of a guided tour.

April to October

  • daily: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

November to March

  • daily: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Dec 24 - Dec 26, Dec 31, Jan 1: closed

Youth Hostel Colditz Castle

Our reception is open from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.

Closed: Dec 22 - Dec 26

Subject to change.

Subject to modifications.

Ticket rates

  • Full rate 9,00 EUR
  • Reduced rate 7,50 EUR

Escape Museum

Including guided tour:

  • Full rate: EUR 9.00
  • Reduced rate: EUR 7.50
  • Group rate (16 people and more): EUR 7.50 per person
  • Reduced group rate: EUR 5.50 per person
  • Family rate: EUR 29.50

Escape Museum only:

  • Full rate: EUR 4.00

Subject to change.

Youth Hostel

You will find an comprehensive overview of offers and facilities here.

Subject to change.

Subject to modifications.

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

Gesellschaft Schloss Colditz e. V.
On behalf of the State Palaces, Castles and Gardens of Saxony, non profit

Schlossgasse 1
04680 Colditz

+49 (0) 34381 43777

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