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Opening hours and guided tours

Current information

On this year's UNESCO World Heritage Day, 2 June 2024, the Würzburg Residence will be open to visitors as normal, but there will be no guided tours.

Picture: Ceiling fresco in the Imperial Hall, detail


Opening hours

April-October: daily 9 am-6 pm (last entry: 5.15 pm)
November-March: daily 10 am-4.30 pm (last entry: 4 pm)

Public holidays: The Residence is closed only on 1 January, Shrove Tuesday and 24, 25 and 31 December.

The Court Garden is open daily until dusk (8 pm at the latest).

Picture: Ceiling fresco in tht staircase, detail

Guided tours

The entrance ticket entitles visitors to join a guided tour held by the Schloss- und Gartenverwaltung Würzburg.

We offer guided tours in English every day at 11 am and 3 pm.

Guided tours in German:
April-October: every 20 minutes
November-March: every half hour
(last tour 1 hour before closing time)


Information for school classes / groups

For organisational reasons, we ask school classes in general and other travel groups of 15 persons or more to book six working days in advance. Further information can be found under Reservation for groups.

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