Visitor Information


  • 2Gplus proof:
    Presentation of proof of vaccination or convalescence plus rapid test: Vaccination documentation (as QR code via app or in paper form) of a complete vaccination (at least 14 days ago) or a certificate of infection confirmed by PCR test (not older than 6 months) must be presented.
    In addition, a current negative antigen or PCR test must be shown.
    In addition to these proofs, an original official identification document must be presented in order to verify identity.
    Children up to and including 5 years of age, children up to and including 7 years of age who have not yet started school, primary school pupils, pupils of a special educational and counselling centre, of a school that builds on primary school or of a vocational school (testing at school), persons up to and including 17 years of age are exempt from the 2G restriction, who no longer attend school (negative antigen test required), persons who cannot be vaccinated for medical reasons (medical evidence required, negative antigen test required), persons for whom there is no general vaccination recommendation by the Standing Commission on Vaccination (STIKO) (negative antigen test required), pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers, as there has only been a vaccination recommendation for these groups since 10 September 2021. September 2021 (negative antigen test required).
    Persons with a booster vaccination, vaccinated persons with completed basic immunisation if no more than 6 months have passed since the last required individual vaccination and convalescents whose infection can be proven to have occurred no more than 6 months ago are exempt from the obligation to provide proof of testing.

  • Collection of contact data:
    There is an obligation to collect and process the contact details of guests for possible infection chain tracing according to § 6 Corona Ordinance. This can be done on site or via the contact form below.

Further general information

Opening Times

paLace museum

Guided tour on request. Contact over telephone number +49(0)79 61.54 380 or +49(0)162.9188006.

15 march to 6 january

Tue. - Fri.
02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Last admission 4.30 pm
Sat., Sun., Holiday
01:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Last admission 4.30 pm

paRK GRounds

Free access to grounds during daylight hours

Please note:
Also when visiting our monuments, the usual requirements of the country's current Corona Ordinances apply. There is a strict obligation to wear mouth-nose coverings for guests over 6 years old. Please bring a suitable mask (medical masks or FFP2 masks). In addition, the distance of 1.5 meters from employees and other guests must be maintained.

According to the Corona Ordinance of the State Government of Baden-Württemberg, we are obliged to request your contact details such as surname and first name, address and telephone number as well as date of visit, time (from - to), start time of the guided tour. The purpose of the survey is to ensure the fastest possible traceability of the chains of infection with the virus.   

Save possible waiting time at the cash desk and print out your contact form in advance and bring it filled out to your visit. Of course, it is also possible to fill it out on site.

Download contact form (PDF - lack barrier-free access*) Data protection information on the collection of personal data

* Unfortunately, most PDF files lack barrier-free access. If you require PDF content, please contact us via our hotline at +49(0)72 51.74 27.70, where we will be happy to provide the content of the PDF files. 



Adults 3,50 €
Reduced 2,00 €
Family 7,00 €
Fee for a guided tour (90 min) not included entrance fee 45,00 €

Different prices apply to special exhibitions.

Disability Access

Information is available at Disability access

how to find us


Ellwangen Palace
73479 Ellwangen, Germany

getting there

The walk from Ellwangen station takes approximately 15 minutes.

contact us

Contact form

By sending your data, you declare your consent that we may process it to the extent specified in our data privacy notice for the purpose of processing your request and contact you via the same communication channel. In addition, we process the data on the basis of legitimate interest. We will delete the data when your request is finally and discernibly settled, your consent is revoked, or you effectively object to the further processing of your data by us. You can find further information in our data privacy notice.

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