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Things to know about your visit

Current information

The branch museum of the Bavarian National Museum in Lustheim Palace is being renovated and must therefore unfortunately have to remain closed until probably summer 2024.

Information for people with a handicap

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

Short film about the Schleißheim Palace Complex


external link to YouTube

Through spectacular aerial shots and impressive interior views, we give you exclusive insights behind the walls of the Schleißheim Palace Complexand a great view of otherwise hidden details in this short film. The magnificent Court Garden also comes into its own here in a special way:

to the film "Schlossanlage Schleißheim" on YouTube


Plan of the Schleißheim palace complex

Here you will find a plan of the Schleißheim palaces and court garden.



Picture: Red Cabinet, detail

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 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.

We also provide you with image and film material that you may use free of charge on your own website under certain conditions; click here to download image material or download footage.


Bulky items

It is not possible to take larger bags (from 35 x 30 x 12 cm) and bulky items such as umbrellas, walking sticks, rucksacks, child carriers and the like into the palaces. Prams and child carriers can be left at the palace entrance.

Umbrella stands and lockers (deposit 1 euro) are available in limited numbers in the New Palace. Bulky objects and the contents of the lockers must be taken with you when leaving the palace. No liability can be accepted for items deposited in lockers or at the entrance.


Free buggy hire

A limited number of buggies can be borrowed free of charge for the duration of the tour of the New Palace.


Food and drinks

It is not permitted to bring food and drink into the museum areas. There are several restaurants in the vicinity.



Dogs and other animals may not be taken into the palaces. The bringing of trained assistance dogs is permitted. We cannot offer supervision for animals brought along. Please keep dogs on an lead in the Court Garden.


Gondola rides on the central canal of the court garden

Picture: Gondola on the central canal of the Schleißheim court garden
Photo: © Sandra Kunstwadl


During the summer season (April to mid-October) »La Gondola Barocca« offers exclusive gondola rides on the central canal of the court garden by reservation.
Further information is available at

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