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Next City:  Dresden  (33 km)

Arrival information:


Nearest City: Dresden (33 km)

How to get there:

By car


  • via A14 (Leipzig - Dresden), exit Nossen-Nord or Nossen Ost, further along the road towards Nossen market square (Markt), touristic signposting is unfortunatly insufficient
  • via A4 (Chemnitz - Dresden), exit Siebenlehn, further along the road towards Nossen market square (Markt), touristic signposting is unfortunately insufficient
  • via B101 (Meissen - Freiberg)
  • via B175 (Doebeln - Nossen)
  • via S36 (Waldheim - Nossen)

Parking facilities

There are only limited parking facilities at the the castle entrance (next to the church). They are restricted in time. Further parking facilities may be found in the town center, in the market square or – more reasonably – in the »Gruener Weg« carpark. (follow the parking guidance system, about 300m to the castle)

Via public transport


By bike 

Nossen Castle is located on the Mulde River valley cycling path; the Mulde River valley cycling path intersects with the Elbe River cycling path near Doebeln (


By rail


Opening hours

March 30 to November 3, 2019

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

November, 2019 to March, 2020

  • closed

Subject to change.

Subject to modifications.

Ticket rates

  • Full rate 4,00 EUR
  • Reduced rate 3,00 EUR
  • Full rate: EUR 4.00
  • Reduced rate: EUR 3.00
  • 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 3.00 per person

Combined ticket: Altzella Monastery Park and Nossen Castle

  • Full rate: EUR 6.00
  • Reduced rate: EUR 5.00
  • children: EUR 2.00
  • Group rate (15 people and more): EUR 5.00

 Guided tours:

  • Guided tour surcharge: EUR 2.50 (in German), EUR 5.00 (in English) per person 
  • Guided tour surcharge for pupils: EUR 1.50 per person
  • Minimum surcharge for guided tours: EUR 35.00

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)
  • Tour guides
  • Tour bus drivers accompanying a tour group
  • One accompanying adult per 10 school students
  • Media workers (valid identification required)
  • Holders of the schloesserlandPASS


 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. 

Subject to modifications.