How to find us

Gnandstein Castle is located halfway between Leipzig and Chemnitz, almost on the border to Thuringia. Gnandstein is part of the community of Kohren-Sahlis in Kohrener Land. Whether by public transport or by car: You can reach Gnandstein Castle easily.

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

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.

Accomodation

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Opening hours

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.