Visitor Information

Opening Times


all year round

Tue. - Sun., Holiday
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Last admission 4.00 pm
07. September
10:00 am - 03:00 pm

Due to events, there may be a different route. In this case, the staircase and the Knights' Hall are not accessible. You are welcome to inform yourself in advance: Call the castle box office on +49(0) 6 21. 2 92 28 91.

Please note:
Due to water damage, the Knights' Hall will remain closed until further notice.
As compensation, a reduced admission price applies for adults: €8.00 instead of the usual €9.00.

guided tours

Guided tours in German

1 January to 31 March

Sat, Sun and public holidays hourly 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

1 April to 31 december

Sat, Sun and holidays hourly 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
December 24, 25 and 31 cancelled

Guided tours in English by prior arrangement with the Information Centre.

Group tours by arrangement.

Special tours as per schedule and by arrangement.


Palace without the Knights' Hall

Adults 8,00 €
Reduced 4,00 €
Family 20,00 €
Groups of 20 or more per person7,20 €

Palace with guided tour without the Knights' Hall

Adults 10,00 €
Reduced 5,00 €
Family 25,00 €
Groups of up to 20 180,00 €
each additional person 9,00 €

Combiticket with Schwetzingen Palace and Palace Gardens

(Valid from April 1 to October 31, 2023)
Adults 15,00 €
Reduced 7,50 €
Family 38,00 €

The combination ticket is available from April 1 to October 31. It can be redeemed on different days and is validated at the respective ticket office. The combination ticket includes a free tour of the Mannheim Baroque Palace, including an audio guide, and admission to the palace gardens at Schwetzingen Palace and Palace Gardens. In addition, each visitor receives a small surprise at the respective palace ticket office.