Our opening hours

Admission subject to provision of 1 of the 3 official Covid certificates: Negative PCR test (max. 72 hours old), a supervised antigen test (max. 24 hours old), or proof of full vaccination / proof of recovery (max. 6 months old). Children under 12 years of age are exempted from these rules. Additionally, visitors are required to register digitally or in writing at the venue. FFP2 masks obligatory in all indoor areas, staircases and lifts.

Tours of the fortress subject to availability: Benefit from a tour starting in the fortress courtyard at a special price of €2 with a fixed-period ticket.

Come and visit us at these times:
April*: Tue - Sun, 9.30 a.m. – 4.00 p.m.
May – 11. July: daily, 9.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.
12 July – 13 August: daily, 9.00 a.m. – 6.00 p.m.
14 August – September: daily, 9.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.
October – 7 November*: Tue - Sun, 9.30 a.m. – 4.00 p.m.

Closed Mondays (except holidays)

Dogs are welcome on a leash.

Guided tours & falconry demonstration with birds of prey

Castle tours

April, October & November: 10 a.m., 12, 1, 2 and 4 p.m.
May - September: 10 a.m., 12, 1, 2, 4 and 5 p.m.
12 July - 13 August: regularly, 10.00 a.m. – 6.00 p.m. 

Additional tours can be offered if required

Falconry demonstrations with birds of prey

19 May to 11 July: 11.15 a.m. and 3.15 p.m. 
12 July to 13 August: 11.15 a.m., 2.15 and 4.30 p.m.
14 August to 7 November: 11.15 a.m. and 3.15 p.m.

No Falconry demonstrations from 15 - 17 October 2021

Pictogram: Drone flight ban

We would like to inform you that on the fortress Hohenwerfen drone flights are forbidden.

currently closed

Hohenwerfen fortress is currently closed!
We open again from April 1, 2022.

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