Guest Service

Ticket rates

  • Full rate 6,00 EUR
  • Reduced rate 3,00 EUR
  • Full rate: EUR 6.00
  • Reduced rate*: EUR 3.00
  • 2 adults and up to 4 children**: EUR 13.50
  • 1 adult and up to 2 children**: EUR 7.50
  • Group rate (15 people and more): EUR 4.80 per person
  • Group rate for pupils: EUR 2.40 per person

Photo and video permit 

  • EUR 2.50

Free admission:

  • Children aged 5 or younger
  • People visiting the castle on their birthday
  • Accompanying adults of severly disabled people (entry »B« iin the disability pass)
  • Tour guides
  • Tour bus drivers accompanying a tour group
  • 1 accompanying adult per 10 pupils
  • Journalists for reporting purposes (valid identification required)
  • Holders of the schloesserlandPASS

Subject to modifications.

Benefits with the schloesserlandPASS

Free admission to the permanent exhibition
Reduced rates apply to enter special exhibition

Arrival & map

Next City:  Waldheim  (4 km)

Arrival information:

By public transport

  • by bus: Dresden - Waldheim (Sa) (about 60 km/37,5 mi)
  • by rail: Waldheim (Sa) station - Kriebstein ( about 4 km/2.5 mi)

Come here by bus or rail 

By car

  • from the south via A4 (Chemnitz - Dresden),
    exit Hainichen (10 km/6,5 mi),
    follow the touristic signposts (brown/white) to the castle. (Burg Kriebstein/Talsperre Kriebstein)
  • from the north via A14 (Leipzig - Dresden),
    exit Doebeln Nord, take the road via Doebeln and Waldheim to Kriebstein Castle (15 km/9.5 mi),
    follow the touristic signposts to the castle. (Burg Kriebstein/Talsperre Kriebstein)

Contact

Kriebstein Castle

Susanne Tiesler

Kriebsteiner Straße 7 | 09648 Kriebstein

+49 (0) 34327 952-0
kriebstein@schloesserland-sachsen.de

Opening hours

February to March

  • Tue - Sun: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Mon: closed (except on public holidays)

April to October

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

December to January

  • closed, except for special events

 

Last admission half an hour before closing.

Outside opening hours visits possible on request. 

Subject to modifications.

Tips for trips

Saxon »Can-Do« Women

Behind a strong man is a strong woman – this has always been the case. On our September route we want to take you into the world of wives and mistresses of Saxon kings. Come with us and find out more about strong women of past centuries.

Countess Cosel is by far the most famous successful woman from Saxony. Therefore we have devoted to her a route of her own: Countess Cosel – the Mistress of the King