Guided Tours

„Standardtour“

 

Our tours comprise the nearly 1000 years castle history with the main focus on the prisoner of war camp OFLAG IV C.

 

On our tours you learn about interesting escapes from Colditz Castle.

 

Afterwards you visit the newly designed escape museum with various utensils such as the sewing machine or the radio station. Then you can visit 2 little exhibition too.

 

April – October
daily 10.30 a.m. / 1.00 p.m. / 3.00 p.m.

 

November – March
daily 11.00 a.m. / 2.00 p.m.

 

10,00 € per person

8,50 € per person with grouprate

booking in advance recommended


 

"Up, down and under“ Specialtour

 

Our tours comprise the nearly 1000 years castle history with the main focus on the prisoner of war camp OFLAG IV C.

 

Supplementary is a climb up historic winding stairs to the glider, where you watch footage about it that lasts about 17 minutes. A remake is seen there, too. On climbing down the stairs you enter the chapel to see the French escape tunnel.

Further underground, in the wine cellar, is the entrance to the tunnel. From here you come to the terrace. On our tours you learn about interesting escapes from Colditz Castle. Afterwards you visit the newly designed escape museum with various utensils such as the sewing machine or the radio station.

 

Then you can visit the Polish exhibition too.

 

13,00 € per person

No grouprate, booking in advance recommended


 

Extended Tour

 

lasts about 2 hours and shows most of the escape places: Pat Reid Cellar, French Tunnel, Glider Loft ...

 

Please be prepared to walk a lot and to climp up many steps!

 

April to October: Tuesday to Friday at 10:30 a.m. on 2:00 p.m.
November to March: only by prior arrangement

 

Price:

  • 21,00 € adults
  • 15,00 € students
  • children under 6 years free

small groups limited to 20 persons

booking in advance recommended

 

No Extendet Tours: 22.06.2022, 01.08 - 11.08.2022 and 24.08. - 29.08.2022


 

3 Hour Saturday Tour

 

This tour covers all the places possible to go to: Rat Reid Cellar, French Tunnel, Glider Loft, Theatre, Park, Chapel ...

 

Please be prepared to walk a lot and to climb up many steps!

  • April to October on every Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
  • visit of the escape museum after the tour on your own
  • small groups (limited to 18 persons)
  • booking in advance recommended

 

Price: 30,00 € per person (includes the tour and the entrance for the escape museum)

 

No 3 Hour Saturday Tours: 01.08 - 08.08.2022 and 24.08. - 29.08.2022

 

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