Euroregion Elbe/Labe

Hohnstein castle

Only remaining castle in Saxon Switzerland right of river Elbe

The castle, throning on a sandstone rock 140 m above the Polenztal valley, is the landmark of the town of Hohnstein. It was first mentioned in a document in 1353 and has had a eventful history.

The museum shows the history of the castle and the town, in another exhibition the life of bats and salmon is shown. The observation tower offers a wide view over the sandstone rocks.

 

Address

Markt 1
01848 Hohnstein

Contact

Tel: +49 35975 81202

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Prices

Adults 3,00 EUR
Reduced 2,00 EUR
Family ticket 7,50 EUR

 

Offers

Guided tours

Restaurant

Hostel

Arrival

From the bus stop "Markt Hohnstein" directions_railway directions_bus it is 400 m to the entrance of the castle.

 

 

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