Opening hours

Archaeological Park/ Museum/ Museum Shop
March through October: daily from 9 am to 6 pm
November through February: daily except Mondays from 9 am to 4 pm
25./26. December and 1. January: open from 9 am to 4 pm ,
24. and 31. December: closed

Last visitors admitted 30 Minutes before closing.

Museum Restaurant TABERNA
March through October daily except Mondays from 10 am to 6 pm
November, December, February: daily except Mondays from 12 am to 4 pm
Open when public holidays in Hessen fall on a Monday. 
Closed: January (Annual Holiday) as well as 24. and 31. December

Additional Information

Gift certificates for events as part of the Annual Program from 15 € are available.
Please call +49 (0) 6175/9374-37 or /9374-0

Event bookings are binding. No-shows will be billed the full price.

Wearing period costume and equipment, particularly the carrying of weapons, is only possible with prior approval.

Admission fees

Payment at the Saalburg Roman Fort may be made by EC-Card. Credit Cards (for example, American Express, Visa or Master Card) are not accepted.

Römerkastell Saalburg
Adults: 7 €, reduced rate*: 5 €
Children under 6 years: free
Children/youth (6–17 years): 3 €
Family ticket**: 14 €
Small family ticket***: 7 €
Museum Members: free
Dogs (on the leash): 1 €

Groups (20 persons or more)
Adults: 5 €
Children: 2 €

Saalburg Roman Fort and the Celtic World at the Glauberg (Combination Tickets)

Combination Tickets include admission to the Celtic World at the Glauberg (“Keltenwelt am Glauberg“ 63695 Glauburg,
Valid for: 1 year

Adults: 9 €, reduced rate*: 7 €
Children under 6 years: free
Children/youth (6–17 years): 5 €
Family ticket**: 18 €
Museum Members: free

On days when special events are scheduled to which increased admission charges apply, the purchase and/or presentation of a Combination Ticket will be subject to the appropriate surcharge.

* disabled persons, pensioners, military personnel, students, alternative service personnel and persons receiving
** 2 adults with their children
*** 1 adult with her/his children

Info Flyer

You can download our information flyer (PDF) here.

Getting here

How to reach the Saalburg by car:

How to reach the Saalburg by public transport:

From Frankfurt take the S-Bahn (S5/Direction Bad Homburg/Friedrichsdorf) to the Bad Homburg Bahnhof; from there, a city bus (Line 5) travels several times daily to the Saalburg.

Alternatively, take the Taunusbahn (Line 15) from Bad Homburg or from Frankfurt (several times daily) to the Saalburg/Lochmühle Bahnhof. From this station, follow a footpath along the Limes to the Museum (a walk of about 45 minutes).

Events for groups/Celebrations

Events for groups
For groups (school classes, youth groups, adults) there’s a wide array of guided tours as well as active- and adventure-programmes. Find out about Roman times at the Saalburg: informative, exciting, active and entertaining – a leisure experience that’s really special.

Tours (Maximum group size 30 persons)
Adults 60 €
School classes/youth groups 40 €
Admission fees extra (charged at group rate)

In addition: specialty tours (prices on request)
Themed tours, after-hours tours, tours combined with activity and adventure (Roman archery, spear-throwing, presentation of roman dress and soldier’s armour), children’s birthday parties, guided hikes along the Limes.

From children’s birthdays to exclusive receptions or anniversaries – we arrange private parties in our historic buildings for groups from 20 to 120 persons, tailored to fit your individual needs. The fort also provides a much-appreciated, stylish setting for staff outings or business festivities.

Informationen and reservation
Tour and Special Event Service
Phone: +49 (0) 6175/9374-20 (Mrs. Krieger) or +49 (0) 6175/9374-0 (main office)
Fax: +49 (0) 6175/9374-11

Contact Persons

Museum Director
Dr. Carsten Amrhein
Phone: +49 (0) 6175 9374 – 23

Public Relations
Renate Schmidt
Phone: +49 (0) 6175 9374 – 21

Tour and Special Event Services
Cornelia Krieger
Phone: +49 (0) 6175 9374-20

Museum Education
Rüdiger Schwarz
Phone: +49 (0) 6175 9374-15

Katharina Grießhaber
Phone: +49 (0) 6175 9374-28

Main Office
Phone: +49 (0) 6175 9374-0

Museum Restaurant TABERNA
Leaseholder: Sami Xhaferi
Phone: +49 (0) 6175 797125

Museum Shop
Leaseholder: Museum Shops Gerstenberger
Phone: +49 (0) 6175 798125

Annual Programme

Have an adventure!
There’s something in our current annual programme to suit all age groups and interests. Your choices include lectures, guided tours, bread baking, “Culture and Culinary offerings”, hikes along the Limes or theme-days and special events.

Download link Annual Programme in German (PDF)