How to find us

Arrival & map

Next City:  Dresden  (29 km)

Arrival information:

By car

  • via A4 (Dresden – Goerlitz), exit Pulsnitz, further along the road towards Radeberg taking the turn-off to Stolpen (S159)
  • via A13 (Berlin – Dresden) as far as autobahn interchange Kreuz Dresden, further along A4 towards Goerlitz, exit Pulsnitz, then further along the road towards Radeberg turning off to Stolpen (S159)
  • via A17 (Dresden – Prague), exit, further along A17a, 2nd exit after crossing the Elbe River in Pirna, then follow S164 towards Neustadt in Sachsen as far as Stolpen 
  • via B6 (Dresden – Bautzen) towards Bischofswerda as far as Fischbach rotary, then further along S159 to Stolpen 

By bus

  • R261 (Dresden – Sebnitz), stops Stolpen Aerztehaus or Stolpen Schuetzenhausstrasse
  • R224 (Pirna – Neustadt in Sachsen), stops Stolpen Aerztehaus or Schuetzenhausstrasse

By rail

  • RB71 (Pirna – Neustadt in Sachsen), stop Stolpen, followed by a 30-minute walk to Stolpen Castle 

Come here by bus or rail

Opening hours

31. March 2019 to 26. October 2019

  • daily: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

01. November 2018 to 30. March 2019

  • Tue - Sun: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Mo. day off
  • Dec 24/25 and Dec 31: closed
  • Winter opening times subject to weather conditions.

Last admission half an hour before closing.

Subject to modifications.

Ticket rates

  • Full rate 7,00 EUR
  • Reduced rate 5,50 EUR
  • Full rate: EUR 7.00
  • Reduced rate: EUR 5.50
  • 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 5.50 per person

Other concessions

  • Annual ticket Stolpen castle: EUR 10.00
  • Gästekarte Sächsische Schweiz: EUR 1.00 discount per adult

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

Subject to modifications.