Schlossdomäne Wildegg mit Garten Blickwinkel von unten

Opening hours and entrance fees

Wildegg Castle opens on 1 April 2023


Wildegg Castle is closed from November 2022 to March 2023. The Castle will open on 1 April 2023.

Opening hours: castle, garden and bistro

1 April to 29 October 2023 
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday10 am – 5 pm
Special opening hours on public holidays:  
Whitsun (Whit Sunday and Whit Monday) 10 am – 5 pm
Easter (Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday) 10 am – 5 pm
Ascension Day 10 am – 5 pm
National Holiday (August 1) 10 am – 5 pm

Admission fees

Category p.P. from 10 p.
Adults CHF 14 CHF 10
Vocational trainees and students (up to age 26) CHF 10 CHF 8
Children (6–16 years) CHF 8 CHF 4
Family ticket A (2 adults + max. 5 children) CHF 35 -
Family ticket B (1 adult + max. 5 children) CHF 25 -
Category p.P. from 10 p.
Adults CHF 7.50 CHF 6.50
Vocational trainees and students (up to age 26) CHF 7 CHF 6
Children (6–16 years) CHF 2.50 CHF 2
Season ticket CHF 30  
  • Free admission: Swiss Museum Pass, Raiffeisen Card, Museums-PASS-Musées, VMS, ICOM, Freunde Schloss Wildegg
  • 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.
  • 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).
  • Tip: The Castle Pass (Schlösserpass) offers discounted admission to the castles of Wildegg, Lenzburg and Hallwyl. The combined ticket is available at the ticket offices of the participating castles and online (in German). Validity: 2 years. We recommend visiting Habsburg Castle too (free admission).
  • Tickets are available at the ticket office and online.
  • Admission to the bistro is free.
  • 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.

Notes on visiting the castle

Dogs are not permitted in the castle grounds. Kennels are available in front of the castle entrance.

On normal museum days, prams can be taken into the castle courtyard. For larger events, they must be left in front of the castle.

Small bags up to size A4 are permitted in the exhibition rooms. Larger bags and rucksacks must be deposited in the cloakroom. Lockers are available free of charge.

Have you lost or forgotten something in the castle? Please contact the museum shop or Museum Aargau customer service.