Requirements for your castle visit

Status: 06 December 2021
2G-Plus regulation + ID Card

According to the legal Corona requirements of the state of Baden-Württemberg you must meet the following requirements for visiting Hohenzollern Castle:

  • You have to show evidence of being completely vaccinated or recovered. This evidence must be proofable by QR code.
  • You have to show a certificated negative quick test or PCR test (not older then 24 hours).
  • You have to show your ID card.

Exceptions from the 2G-Plus regulation:

  • Persons with booster vaccination are exempt from test obligation of the 2G-Plus regulation.
  • The following categories of persons without booster vaccination shall apply like persons with booster vaccination due to their immune condition:
    - Vaccinated persons with complete immunisation, when the last essential vaccination is not older then 6 months.
    - Recovered persons, whose infection is verifiable not longer ago than 6 months (medical evidence required). 
  • Children until and including 7 years, who are not in school already, as well as children and teenager until 17 years, who go to school, are exempt from the 2G-Plus regulation.
  • Persons until and including 17 years, who are not vaccinated and not in school, need a certificated negative quick test or PCR test (not older then 24 hours).
  • Pregnant and breastfeeding women (medical evidence required), who are not vaccinated, need a certificated negative quick test or PCR test (not older then 24 hours). This exemption is valid only until 10 December 2021.
  • Persons, who cannot be vaccinated for medical reasons (medical evidence required) need a certificated negative quick test or PCR test (not older than 24 hours).

(Source: Baden-Wü

Face mask
There is a general obligation of wearing a face mask (medical/FFP2) in all interior and exterior areas. This applies to everybody from six years on. Exeptions: Children up to and including 5 years | Persons who cannot wear a mask for health reasons (medical certificate required) | In restaurant when eating and drinking | Outdoors only if the minimum distance of 1.5 metres to other persons can be permanently maintained.

Online ticket
You have to buy an online ticket in advance in the Online-Ticket-Portal.
The online tickets are available 14 days in advance.
Here you find the opening times. Here you find the admission fees.

Data collection in the castle gastronomy
If you want to visit our restaurant or beer garden we are bound by law to take a data collection. This you can do comfortably by the Luca app or handwritten in a blank form. 


A choice of test centers around Hohenzollern Castle you find here:


In general:
Guests, who show Covid-19 symptoms (e.g. fever, cough, cold, sore throat) or who had contact to Corona infected persons within the last 14 days, are not allowed to enter Hohenzollern Castle and its facilities.