Guided Tours & Group Rates

You would like to know more about the history if the Pillnitz Palace and Park? Join a tour and experience the history of Pillnitz in close-up.
You are interested in a guided tour? Call us or send an e-mail to register for a tour on your preferred date!
We look forward to your visit!

Guided tours for tour groups

Guided group tours are available in German and in English. Guided tours in French, Spanish, Russian, Bulgarian or Czech are subject to availability only (foreign language surcharge € 20.00 per group). Guided tours should be booked at least two weeks in advance.

Guided tour of the Castle Park and the Palace Museum

Guided tour of the Castle Park and the Palace Museum including a visit to the Royal Kitchen, the Domed Hall and the Catholic Chapel*

  • Up to approx. 90 mins. € 50.00 guided tour rate plus »Museum Ticket« (€ 7.00 / person)
  • Up to approx. 120 mins. € 60.00 € guided tour rate plus »Museum Ticket« (€ 7.00 / person) 
  • Surcharge for foreign language tours € 20.00 € per group

The purchase of a »Museum Ticket« provides admission to the Palace Museum, the Museum of Decorative Arts as well as the Palm House and the Pillnitz Castle Park after the tour.

Up to 25 people per group. Higher numbers of participants require to split the group. Guided group tours need to be registered with the visitor center at least two weeks in advance.

*except during church services or other events

Bus parking facilities

The parking area for tour buses is located at »Pillnitzer Platz«, not far from the entrance to the Castle Park and the Palace Museum in the New Palace. The parking fee for tour buses is € 10.00 (incl. VAT).

From the parking area, it is only a short walk to the »Old Guard House« Visitor Center where booked guided tours start or reduced group tickets are handed out. Next to the parking area, you may also find public restrooms and a refreshment kiosk.

Please note: The use of the parking facility is at users’ own risk. No liability is assumed for damage caused by other vehicles or property left in vehicles.

Contact

Pillnitz Palace and Park

August-Böckstiegel-Straße 2 | 01326 Dresden

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

+49 (0) 351 2613-260
pillnitz@schloesserland-sachsen.de