Blick von der Burg Rheinfels auf St. Goar

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Opening hours of Rheinfels Castle

The castle is open for you daily from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (closing time 5:00 p.m.).

Changed opening hours apply from October 31: The castle and the museum open Friday to Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (last admission at 2:00 p.m.). The castle remains closed on snow and ice.

Current opening hours:

Thursday: closed

Friday: closed

Saturday: closed

Sunday: closed

Monday: closed

Tuesday: closed

Wednesday: closed

Guided tours of Rheinfels Castle

Guided tours are offered at the following times:

  • Sat, Sun, public holidays at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m
  • on weekdays guided tours on request

Entrance fees Rheinfels Castle

Individual prices:



Adults reduced


Pupils, students


Children up to and including 5 years


Children from 6 - 14 years 


Family ticket, parents with their children


Groups of 10 or more people



Children up to 14 years


Pupils, students


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You can find out how to get to Rheinfels Castle under Directions 

Can Rheinfels Castle be visited?

Rheinfels Castle can be visited. The castle is open daily from 9am to 6pm (closing time 5pm) during the summer months. Please also note the opening times in the winter months. The castle remains closed on snow and ice.

What are the opening times at Rheinfels Castle?

The castle is open daily from April to November from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (closing time 5 p.m.). Different opening times apply in the winter months

Are there guided tours through Rheinfels Castle?

Guided tours are offered by the castle staff. In the summer months, the one-hour tours take place on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Guided tours for larger groups can be requested. To take part in a guided tour, please be at the entrance at the respective times.

How do I get to Rheinfels Castle?

Rheinfels Castle is located on a hill near St. Goar. There is a limited number of paid parking spaces on site.

The Rheinfels shuttle takes you from St. Goar to the castle. This makes it easier to climb up to the castle if you are traveling by public transport. The Rheinfels shuttle runs according to the timetable.