Opening Hours and Admission

Karlsruhe Palace

Werbekachel die 80er

The 80s (Major Exhibition June 17, 23 – Feb 25, 24)

Schloss Karlsruhe, Schlossbezirk 10, 76131 Karlsruhe

  • Adults12 Euro
  • Reduced*9 Euro
  • 6–17 Years4 Euro
  • Family25 Euro

Mon closed
TueSun, holidays
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

zwei Werbekacheln für die 80er und die Sammlungen

The 80s & Permanent Exhibitions

Schloss Karlsruhe, Schlossbezirk 10, 76131 Karlsruhe

The exhibition "Archaeology in Baden" is unfortunately closed on 22 February and 24/25 February.
  • Adults14 Euro
  • Reduced11 Euro
  • 6-17 Years4 Euro
  • Family29 Euro

Mon closed
Permanent Exhibitions:  Tue–Thur 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Fri–Sun, holidays 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
The 80s: Tue–Sun, holidays 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Werbekachel Sammlungsausstellungen

Permanent Exhibitions (incl. Palace and Court)

Schloss Karlsruhe, Schlossbezirk 10, 76131 Karlsruhe

Special presentations included in the ticket: Global Family

The exhibition "Archaeology in Baden" is unfortunately closed on 22 February and 24/25 February.
  • Adults8 Euro
  • Reduced*6 Euro
  • 6–17 Years0 Euro
  • Pupils p.P.0 Euro
  • Annual Ticket & User Card*12 Euro
  • Annual Ticket & User Card Reduced*10 Euro

Mon closed
Tue–Thur 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Fri–Sun, holidays 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
(New Year Jan 1, from 1 p.m.; Christmas Eve Dec 24 and New Year's Eve Dec 31, closed)

Werbekachel Turm und Filmerlebnis

Tower & Film Experience

Schloss Karlsruhe, Schlossbezirk 10, 76131 Karlsruhe

Unfortunately, the film experience is currently closed due to a technical defect. The reduced admission price applies for the tower ascent.
  • Adults4 Euro
  • Reduced*3 Euro
  • 6–17 Years2 Euro
  • Pupils p.P.1 Euro

Mon closed
Tower: Tue–Thur 10 a.m.–4.15 p.m. Fri–Sun, holidays 10 a.m.–5.15 p.m.
Last ascent 15 min before closing of the tower.

Film Experience "I, Karl Wilhelm!": Tue–Thur 11 a.m., 12 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m.
Fri–Sun, holidays 11 a.m., 12 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m.
(New Year Jan 1, from 1 p.m.; Christmas Eve Dec 24 and New Year's Eve Dec 31, closed)

Other Locations

Museum beim Markt

Museum at the Market Square / museum x

Karl-Friedrich-Str. 6 76133 Karlsruhe

Note winter opening times
  • Admissionfree of charge

The following opening hours apply until March 28, 24:
Mon–Fri closed
Sat–Sun, holidays 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
(New Year Jan 1, from 1 p.m.; Christmas Eve Dec 24 and New Year's Eve Dec 31, closed)

Fassade Museum in der Majolika

Museum in the Majolika

Ahaweg 6, 76131 Karlsruhe

currently closed
  • Admissionfree of charge

Winter break until March 29, 2024

View of Bruchsal Palace with a fountain

German Museum of Mechanical Musical Instruments

Schloss Bruchsal, 76646 Bruchsal

  • Adults8 Euro
  • Reduced4 Euro

Mon closed
Tue–Sun, holidays
 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
(Dec 24.,25. and 31. closed, New Year Jan 1, from 13 Uhr, information about Bruchsal Palace)

Exterior view of the Staufen Ceramics Museum with flowers in front of it

Staufen Ceramics Museum

Wettelbrunner Str. 3, 79219 Staufen i. Brsg.

  • Adults2,50 Euro
  • Reduced1,50 Euro

Mon, Tue closed
Wed–Sat 2 p.m.–5 p.m., Sun 12 a.m.–5 p.m.

Neuenbürg Palace

Hintere Schloßsteige, 75305 Neuenbürg

currently closed
  • Adults4,50 Euro
  • Reduced3 Euro

Winter break up to and including Feb 29, 2024.
Mon, Tue closed
Wed–Sat 1 p.m.–6 p.m.
Sun, holidays 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Information about Neuenbürg Palace

Monastery Museum Salem

Kloster und Schloss Salem, 88682 Salem

Note winter opening times
  • Adults9 Euro
  • Reduced4,50 Euro

The following opening hours apply up to and including March 22, 2024:
Mon–Fri closed
Sat–Sun, holidays 11 a.m.–4.30 p.m.
(Christmas Eve Dec 24 and New Year's Eve Dec 31, closed); information about Salem Palace)

View of the Monastery Museum Hirsau with entrance

Monastery Museum Hirsau

Calwer Straße 6, 75365 Calw-Hirsau

Currently closed
  • Adults2,50 Euro
  • Reduced1,50 Euro

Winter break up to and including March 31, 2024.
Information about Monastery Museum Hirsau

World Heritage of the Middle Ages

All information on the Great State Exhibition "World Heritage of the Middle Ages – 1,300 Years of the Monastic Island of Reichenau" (April 20 – October 20, 2024) at Archäologisches Landesmuseum Baden-Württemberg Konstanz and Reichenau Island: www.ausstellung-reichenau.de

Libraries and Archives

Research in the library

Karlsruhe Palace Library

Schlossbezirk 10, 76131 Karlsruhe

  • Admissionfree of charge

The library can be used by prior appointment by telephone: T +49 (0)721 926-6523

South Baden Branch

Hauptstr. 11, 79219 Staufen

  • Admissionfree of charge

The library in the branch office can be used after advance registration by telephone: T +49 (0)7633 80645 10