Visitor Information


  • 3G Proof:
    Presentation of proof of vaccination, recovery or test: Vaccination documentation (vaccination card or vaccination certificate) of a complete vaccination (at least 14 days ago), a certificate of an infection confirmed by PCR test (not older than 6 months), a negative Corona test (not older than 24 hours) from an official testing centre (test centre, pharmacy or similar) or a negative PCR test (not older than 48 hours) must be presented. Children up to the age of five, children up to the age of seven who have not yet started school, elementary school students, students at a special education and counseling center, a school that builds on the elementary school, or a vocational school are excluded.
  • Collection of contact details:
    There is an obligation to collect and data process the contact details of guests for possible infection chain tracing in accordance with Section 6 of the Corona Ordinance. This can be done on site, via the Luca app or via the contact form below.

opening times


The interior rooms can only be visited as part of a guided tour. Please note: Due to the size of the complex and the number of rooms, it is not possible to visit all rooms of the Beletage in a guided tour.

From 1 September

Mon. - Sun., Holiday
10:00 am - 05:00 pm

Fashion museum

1 to 30 September

Sat., Sun.
10:00 am - 05:00 pm

Ceramics museum

1 to 31 October

Sat., Sun.
10:00 am - 05:00 pm



Please note:
The royal apartments in Ludwigsburg Palace are being restored to their original condition. Therefore, they cannot be visited at the moment.
For more information on the restoration, please see "Restoration of the royal apartments".

Restoration of the royal apartments (German)

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. 

Guided Tours

Guided tours in english

Classic Palace Tour „Duke"

15 march to 15 novemBer

Mon to Sun and public holidays 1.15 pm

16 novemBer to 14 march

Mon - Fri 1.15 pm
Sat, Sun and public holidays 1.15 pm

Classic Palace Tour „Duchess"

15 march to 15 novemBer

Mon to Sun and public holidays 11.15 am and 3.15 pm

16 novemBer to 14 march

Mon - Fri 3.15 pm
Sat, Sun and public holidays 11.15 am and 3.15 pm

Group tours, also outside opening times, available by arrangement.
Special tours as per schedule and by arrangement.


Residential Palace

Adults 8,50 €
Reduced 4,30 €
Family 21,30 €
Groups of 20 or more per person 7,70 €
Private group tours on request

Admission to the Residential Palace includes a guided tour.

Museum Ticket

Adults 3,00 €
Reduced 1,50 €
Family 7,50 €
Groups of 20 or more per person 2,70 €

This additional ticket covers the ceramics and fashion museums, the baroque gallery and Carl Eugen's Apartments. It is valid for two successive days.

Baroque Experience

Adults 20,00 €
Reduced 10,00 €
Groups of 20 or more per person 18,00 €

Includes Museums, Palaces and Blühendes Barock.

Kinderreich - combined Ticket

Adults 8,00 €
Reduced 4,00 €
Family 20,00 €

Includes Museums or Residential Palace plus Kinderreich.

1 Museum of your choice including Audio Guide

Adults 4,00 €
Reduced 2,00 €
Family 10,00 €
Groups of 20 or more per person 3,60 €

Museum Tour with Audio Guide

Adults 8,00 €
Reduced 4,00 €
Family 20,00 €
Groups of 20 or more per person 7,20 €

Includes Barockgalerie, Fashion Museum, Ceramics Museum, Carl Eugen's Apartments

Special Guided Tour

Adults 10,00 €
Reduced 5,00 €
Family 25,00 €
Groups p.P. 9,00 €

If not indicated otherwise.

Please note:
The garden show "Blühendes Barock Ludwigsburg" is operated by a separate company, the Blühendes Barock Gartenschau Ludwigsburg GmbH. This company operates independently of the State Palaces and Gardens of Baden-Württemberg. Therefore, during the season of the "Blühendes Barock Ludwigsburg" horticultural show, from mid-March to early November, the only free access to the Ludwigsburg Residence Palace and all the museums located therein is via Schlossstraße. At all other entrances, an admission ticket for the "Blühendes Barock" must be purchased or an admission ticket "Baroque Experience", which is valid for the Blühendes Barock and the Ludwigsburg Residenzschloss.