Please note:
On August 17 and 18, 2024, during the “Annotopia” festival, Mergentheim Residential Palace, including the palace courtyard and gardens, will only be open to festival visitors. For festival visitors, admission to the Residenzschloss is included in admission to the festival.  Access to the castle church is also only possible for visitors with a festival ticket. Visitors to the church services are excluded from this.

Visitor Information

Opening Times


1 April to 31 October

Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat., Sun., Holiday
10:30 am - 05:00 pm

1 november to 31 march

Thu., Fri., Sat.
02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Sun., Holiday
10:30 am - 05:00 pm
24. December
25. December
31. December


Open to the public during daylight hours.

Please note:
The doll's house collection is currently being fitted with new lighting and is therefore not accessible.
We ask for your understanding.

guided tours

Guided Tours in German: Highlights

1 April to 31 October

Wed – Sun and holidays 11:30 am

1 November to 31 March

Wed – Sat 2:15 pm
Sun and holidays 11:30 am & 2:15 pm

1 April to 31 October

Wen – Sun and holidays 3.30 pm

1. November to 31 March

Wed – Sun and holidays 3.30 pm

Tour in German.

Group tours by arrangement.



Adults 7,00 €
Adults with guest card6,30 €
Reduced 3,50 €
Family 17,50 €
Groups (20 or more) per person6,30 €
Groups (less then 20) flat fee126,00 €
Visit outside regular hours additional100,00 €

Different prices apply to special exhibitions.

Palace with guided tour

Adults 10,00 €
Adults with guest card9,00 €
Reduced 5,00 €
Family 25,00 €
Groups p.P. (20 or more)9,00 €
Groups (20 or less) flat fee180,00 €

Different prices apply to special exhibitions.


Adults 11,00 €
Reduced 5,50 €
Family 27,50 €

This combination ticket includes admission to Weikersheim Palace and Palace Gardens, including the small palace tour, as well as admission to Mergentheim Residence Palace. The large palace tour in Weikersheim Palace is available for an additional charge of € 2.00. The ticket is validated by a crown stamp at the castle ticket office. The ticket is validated with two crown stamps. The ticket is valid for up to one year after the date of purchase.

Disability Access

Information is available atDisability access

how to find us

journey description: Solitude Palace, illustration: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, JUNG:Kommunikation

Journey description Mergentheim Residential Palace, illustration: Staatlich


Mergentheim Residential Palace
Schloß 16
97980 Bad Mergentheim

getting there

Please follow the signs at the monument, parking available (for a fee). The palace is a 5- to 7-minute walk from the train station. The entrance to the palace and the Museum of the Teutonic Order is in the palace’s inner courtyard.

contact us

Mergentheim Residential Palace

Schloß 16
97980 Bad Mergentheim

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