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General Tours

You wish to explore the Kaiserpfalz or one of our museums from A to Z? Then our general guided tours are the right thing for you. They will lead you straight to the most important stations.

In short: You may expect excursions rich in information, which will especially delight first-time visitors and the inquisitive.

Highlight Tour

To get to know our house

An exciting Guided Tour through our Pfalzmuseum Forchheim: Get an inside view and learn about the past and present of the picturesque former Prince-Bishop Castle in Forchheim.

The "Highlight-Tour” offers a 60 – 90 minutes stroll through the castle with its late gothic murals and its three museums:

The Archaeological Museum of Upper Franconia, the Town Museum and the Museum of Traditional Costume

Special Guided Tours to one of our museums are available upon request and prior reservation.

TIME OF EVENT

Every Sundays and holidays from 2.30 pm and upon request

FEES FOR GUIDED TOURS

Adult: 55 € plus 3,50 € per person
School classes: 20 € plus 2 € per person
Every Sundays at 2.30 pm: 2 € plus entrance fee.

GUIDED TOUR THROUGH THE EVENT MUSEUM ROTE MAUER

Starting at the model of the fortress in the Municipal Museum the tour goes to the neighbouring Event Museum Rote Mauer, which – redesigned and opened since 2012 – tells the story of the fortress Forchheim and brings alive the siege by the Swedes in the Thirty Years’ War by means of an audio Drama. 

TIME OF EVENT

By appointment with the Pfalzmuseum

DURATION

Approx. 1 hour

FEES FOR GUIDED TOUR

Adults 45.00 € plus 3.50 per person, school classes 20.00 € plus 2.00 € per person.