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A castle, rich in history, with a late-Gothic chapel and exhibits dating from the Middle Ages up to the Classicist era on show in the newly designed museum: your visit of Gnandstein Castle will remain in your memory as diverse and exciting. You can find all important information on this site.

Ticket rates

  • Full rate 5,00 EUR
  • Reduced rate 4,00 EUR
  • Full rate: EUR 5.00
  • Reduced rate: EUR 4,00
  • Children aged between 6 and 16: EUR 1,00
  • Group rate for school students (15 people and more): EUR 1.00 per person
  • Group rate (15 people and more): EUR 4.00 per person

Other concessions

  • Discount Pass “Sieben auf einen Streich” (“Seven at One Blow”): valid for Altzella, Gnandstein, Kriebstein, Mildenstein, Nossen, Rochlitz and Colditz. When submitting a full-rate ticket from one of the above properties, visitors are granted the reduced rate at the 2nd property. Those who visit all 7 properties with their “Discoverer’s Pass” will be admitted to the last property for free.

 Free admission

  • Children aged 5 or younger
  • People visiting the castle on their birthday
  • Accompanying adults of severely disabled people (entry »B« in the disability pass)
  • our guides
  • Tour bus drivers accompanying a tour group
  • One accompanying adult per 10 school students
  • Media workers (valid identification required)
  • Holders of the schloesserlandPASS

Subject to modifications.

Benefits with the schloesserlandCARD

Free admission to the permanent exhibition
Reduced rates apply to enter special exhibition

Arrival & map

Next City:  Chemnitz  (32 km)

Arrival information:

By bike

  • Cycle path Frohburg – Kohren-Salis approx. 6,5 km

By public transport

By car

  • Highway A72, Exit Rodaer Dorfstraße/B7
  • in Kohren-Sahlis: Gnandsteiner Hauptstraße up to Burgstraße
  • Car park at Gnandsteiner Hauptstraße 15


How to get there by bus or rail

April 1 to November 5

  • Tue - Fri: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat, Sun, public holidays: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Ascension Day: closed

November 6 to March

  • closed

Subject to modifications.

Contact

Gnandstein Castle

Burgstraße 3 | 04654 Frohburg

Property of State Palaces, Castles and Gardens of Saxony, non profit

+49 (0) 34344 61309
gnandstein@schloesserland-sachsen.de

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