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General information for visitors

Current information / Coronavirus

According to the current legal situation, an opening of our houses is possible depending on the local seven-day incidence.

Höchstädt Palace is open at present. No reservation is required.

Please take into account waiting times and restrictions such as altered routes or room closures.

The official hygiene and conduct rules of course apply for visits to all the sights and notices will be posted in each place as a reminder.

Here you will find a list of currently open/ closed houses as well as FAQs for visiting our sights during the restrictions due to COVID-19.


Picture: Museum of German Faience, room 7

Information for people with a handicap

The museum rooms and the palace chapel are accessible for wheelchair users; there is a barrier-free toilet.

Portable folding chairs are available all around the house.


Photography and filming

Photography for private use is permitted in the palace (without flash or tripod) and the grounds. We regret that wedding shootings inside are not possible. Photo and film shootings taken for further use as well as the flying of drones / multicopters are basically subject to approval and charges. Here you will find information on photography permits / film permits.


Bulky items

Bulky items may not be taken into the palace. There are lockers available for large bags, rucksacks etc. Prams and child carriers can be left at the cash desk. No liability can be accepted for items deposited in lockers or at the cash desk.



Dogs and other pets are not allowed inside Höchstädt Palace. Unfortunately, we cannot offer supervision for animals brought along. Please keep dogs on an lead on the palace grounds.

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