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General information for visitors

Current information / Coronavirus

For a visit to our sights, the 3G rule applies if the 7-day incidence determined by the competent district administration authority is above 35, i.e. all visitors must either be

  • vaccinated against Covid-19
    (with a vaccine authorised in the EU),

  • recovered from Covid-19 or

  • tested negative.
    Proof of a negative PCR test (maximum 48 hours old) or rapid antigen tests / self-tests under supervision (maximum 24 hours old) must be BROUGHT ALONG.
    No tests will be offered or proof issued on site!
    Children up to their sixth birthday, pupils who are subject to regular testing as part of their school attendance and children not yet enrolled in school are exempt from compulsory testing.

You will need to bring appropriate proof (written or electronic).

Here you will find further information and FAQ.

Unfortunately, guided tours are not possible at the moment.

Currently there are no cloakrooms or lockers available.

The palace chapel and the Pagodenburg in the park cannot be visited until further notice.

Information for groups

Group visits (including school classes etc.) are unfortunately only possible in the palace park in the current situation and only in small groups (maximum 15 people + 1 tour guide).

Bild: Schloss und Park Nymphenburg


Information for people with a handicap

Here you will find some information to prepare your visit to Nymphenburg Palace if your mobility is restricted or if you are visually or hearing impaired.


Plan of the Nymphenburg palace complex

Here you will find a plan of Nymphenburg Park.



Picture: Helene Sedlmayer, Joseph Stieler, 1831

Photography and filming

Taking pictures for private use (only with the usual hand-held cameras and without light and tripod etc.) does not require a permit. We regret that wedding shootings inside are not possible. Photo and film shootings taken for further use as well as the flying of drones / multicopters are basically subject to approval and charges. Here you will find information on photography permits / film permits.


Free Wi-Fi is available in the cash desk area of Nymphenburg Palace and at the Cour d’honneur.

Bulky items

Bulky items may not be taken into the palace. Lockers are available for large bags, rucksacks etc. No liability can be accepted for items deposited in lockers.

Food / beverages

Food and beverages may not be taken into the museum rooms.


Dogs and other pets are not allowed in any of the buildings. Unfortunately, we cannot offer supervision for animals brought along. Please keep dogs on an lead in the park.

Gondola rides on the central canal of the palace park

During the summer season (April to mid-October) gondola rides are offered on the middle channel when the weather is fine. The trips take place spontaneously or by reservation. Further information is available at


Picture: Gondola rides on the central canal
Picture: © Astrid Schmidhuber

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