Rochlitz Castle has idyllically been sitting enthroned for more than 1,000 years above the Zwickauer Mulde River between Leipzig and Chemnitz – and, still today, the majestic building is a true visitor attraction. Discover Rochlitz Castle and immerse yourself in its changeful history.
Sörnziger Weg 1 | 09306 Rochlitz
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Reduced admission for refugees
For a moment of peace and distraction, refugees receive reduced admission to Saxony's most beautiful castles, palaces and parks.
Benefits with the schloesserlandCARD
Free admission to the permanent exhibition
Reduced rates apply to enter special exhibition
Arrival & map
Next City: Chemnitz (37 km)
Nearest city: Chemnitz (37 km)
How to get there:
By public transport
· By train to Geithain, Narsdorf, Mittweida or Erlau. From there, Rochlitz is within easy reach by bus. For further information about bus connections, please, go to www.vms-mobil.de
· via A4, exit Chemnitz- Ost, continue along Federal Road B107
· via A14, exit Döbeln-Nord, continue along Federal Roads B169 and B175
· via A72, exit Rochlitz, continue along Federal Road B175
There are parking facilities close to the castle, at Mühlplatz in close vicinity to the castle and in the »Uferstraße« carpark near the Mulde River bridge at the end of the town towards Mittweida.
Tour buses may also park in the »Uferstraße« carpark near the Mulde River bridge.
Offers to people with disabilities
Due to its historical nature, Rochlitz Castle is not accessible throughout for people with disabilities. But exclusive offers allow also visitors with disabilities the unique insight into medieval life.