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Castle Tours

from € 4.50 per person
approx. 60 minutes

Classic Castle Tour

Our guides make every castle tour an exciting experience. The history of Aggstein castle ruin extends back to the 12th century. Some of its past owners played an important role in the Danube region. Many of them used their power for personal enrichment. Their misdeeds and the eventful history of the castle still form part of legends and tales relating to Aggstein today!


Price: € 4.50 per person
Duration: approx. 60 minutes
(for groups of 20 people or more, by prior appointment)

Audio Tours

Discover the castle on your own with our individually available audio tours for children and adults. In an entertaining way, you will learn all the information you need to know about the castle ruin and its previous inhabitants. The Nibelung Exhibition is described in detail and the story of Siegfried and the treasure of the Nibelungs is told.

The children’s version is particularly suitable for 5–12-year-olds and is designed in a very exciting, funny and yet also educational way. 


The duration of the audio only is approx. 35 minutes.
Tours are available in German and English.
It is also possible to reserve audio guides for groups.


Price: € 1.50 per appliance

The audio tours are available directly from the ticket office!

Other Tours

Dressed as a „wise woman”, Dena Seidl takes you into a world full of imagination and mythical creatures. In a masterful way, she captivates listeners and enables them to delve into the stories with her.
Fairytale Tours
In two vaults beneath the Knights’ Hall, the history of Siegfried, the dragon slayer, is retold in lovingly created figures and scenes. The visit to the Nibelung Exhibition is included in the admission price.
Our guides make every castle tour an exciting experience for children. Has Aggstein ever been conquered? Were there sieges? Who were the “Hounds of Kuenring” and why are they called robber knights? Who was the last lord of Aggstein – or better – lady of the castle?
Tours for Children