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[Translate to English:] Die mittelalterliche Burg Kriebstein liegt in Mittelsachsen direkt im Zentrum des Städtedreiecks Dresden-Chemnitz-Leipzig. Mit dem Auto erreichen Sie uns ganz unkompliziert. Die Burg liegt außerdem auf der Wanderroute des sächsischen Lutherwegs.

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)

Hier finden Sie uns.

Burg Kriebstein

Kriebsteiner Straße 7

09648 Kriebstein

Opening hours

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

February to March

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


Last admission half an hour before closing.

Outside opening hours visits possible on request. 

Subject to modifications.

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.

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