Welcome to Pillnitz Palace & Park



Opening Hours

Pillnitz Park

  • is open all year round from 6:00 am to nightfall.
  • Admission fees charged daily from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm: Apr 1 -Nov 5, 2017 | Mar 29, 2018 - Nov 04,2018

The Museums

  • Apr 29-Nov 5, 2017 | Apr 28 - Nov 04, 2018: Tue to Sun and on public holidays from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Guided tours of the Palace Museum take place during the winter season on every weekend on the hour between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm.

The Palm House

  • is open all year round:
  • Nov 6, 2017 to Mar 28, 2018 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Mar 29 to Nov 04, 2018 from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

 The Camellia House

  •  is open daily during its time of blossom from mid-February to mid-April
  • from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

The Visitor Center »Old Guard House«

  • is open all year round: Nov 06, 2017 to Mar 28, 2017 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Mar 29 to Nov 04, 2018 from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Subject to modifications.

Ticket Rates

  • Full rate 3,00 EUR
  • Reduced rate 2,50 EUR


Pillnitz Park, Museums (Tue-Sun) and Palm House

  • Full rate: EUR 8.00
  • Reduced rate: EUR 6.00 (children free up to age 16)
  • Group rate (from ten people): EUR 7.00


Pillnitz Park and Palm House

  • Nov 6, 2017 - Mar 28, 2018:
    free admission to the park
    Full rate Palm House*: EUR 3.00
    Reduced rate Palm House*: EUR 2.50
    Group rate Palm House (from ten people) *: EUR 2.50
    *includes admission to Camellia House during its time of blossom


  • Mar 28, 2018 - Nov 4, 2018:
    Full rate: EUR 3.00

    Reduced rate: EUR 2.50
    (children free up to age 16)
    Group rate (from ten people): EUR 2.50
  • Admission to the annual weekend of games
    Full rate: EUR 5.00
    Reduced rate: EUR 3.50
    (children free up to age 16)
    Group rate (from ten people): EUR 3.50
  • Admission to the annual ‘Elbhangfest’
    only with valid admission wrist band

Free admission:

  • Children aged 16 or younger
  • People visiting the palace and park on their birthday
  • Holders of the schloesserlandPASS
  • Holders of an annual ticket of the Dresden State Art Collections
  • Holders of the annual ticket »Garden Friend for a Year« (not for the museums)
  • Persons accompanying severely disabled people (entry »B« in the disability pass)
  • Tour guides
  • Tour bus drivers accompanying a tour group
  • One accompanying adult per 10 school students
  • Media workers (valid identification required)

Subject to modifications.

How to find us

Whether by car, bus or train: You can always reach Pillnitz Palace & Park easily.
Click here for details of how to get there.


You would like to have a unique insight into the Palace Museum and Dresden’s certainly most beautiful park?

Here you can find all information on our guided tours.

Events & Exhibitions

You want more? There is more Schloesserland there with the schloesserlandPASS.

Free admission to more than 50 palaces, castles and gardens in Saxony.


Events and Exhibitions

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