Luftaufnahme Kloster Wettingen mit Klosterpark im Vordergrund

Opening hours and entrance fees

Wettingen Abbey opens on 1 April 2023

WINTER BREAK CLOSURE

The museum of Wettingen Abbey is closed from November 2022 to March 2023. The Abbey will open on 1 April 2023.

Opening hours

Opening hours of the museum with monks' church (part of the abbey church), cloister, parlatorium, auditorium and puzzle tour of the abbey.

2 April – 31 October 2022  
Monday* closed
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10 am – 5 pm

Sunday and holidays**

10 am – 5 pm (abbey church open from 12 midday)
  • *Also open on Monday (10 am – 5 pm): abbey church.
  • **The museum is also open on the following holidays: Easter (Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday), Pentecost (Whit Sunday and Whit Monday), Ascension Day and Swiss National Day (1 August).
2 April – 31 October 2022  
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday and holidays 12 pm – 5 pm
More information on the abbey church  

Dates of services in the abbey church

Open daily  
April to September 8 am – 9.45 pm
October to March 8 am – 8 pm
More information on the abbey park and gardens  

Entrance fees

The museum ticket entitles you to visit the abbey complex (including the monks' church, cloister, parlatorium, auditorium and puzzle tour of the abbey).

Category p.P. from 10 P.
Adults CHF 14 CHF 10
Vocational trainees and students (up to age 26) CHF 10 CHF 8
Children (ages 6–16) CHF 8 CHF 4
Family ticket A (2 adults + max. 5 children) CHF 35  
Family ticket B (1 adult + max. 5 children) CHF 25  
School classes (2 teachers free)   CHF 4

The following abbey areas can be visited free of charge:

  • Abbey church
  • Abbey park and garden
  • Abbot's house
  • Free admission: Swiss Museum Pass, Raiffeisen Card, VMS, ICOM
  • Reduced admission: Kulturlegi (50% off the regular museum entrance fee). Guests with disabilities receive the reduced collective/group price (on presentation of an IV card). One accompanying person can visit the museum free of charge.
  • Reduced admission with a booked tour: Benefit from reduced admission prices to the museum when booking an offer for groups and schools:
    Category p.P. from 10 P.
    Adults CHF 7 CHF 5
    Vocational trainees and students (up to age 26) CHF 5 CHF 4
    Children (ages 4–16) CHF 4 CHF 3
  • Schools in the canton of Aargau benefit from a 50% reduction on travel, admission and the education programme ("Kultur macht Schule" grant). This offer should be booked directly through Museum Aargau.

Gift vouchers are available at the ticket office and online (in German).

  • Tickets are available at the ticket office and online.
  • CHF and EUR are welcome as means of payment. Credit cards (including Postcard, Maestro, Visa and Mastercard), Twint and Reka Checks/Card are also accepted.
  • Admission prices may vary for special events (in German). All prices in CHF, prices subject to change.