Visitors Information

Explore Hallwyl Castle and Museum from April 1st to October 31st 2016.

Opening hours

1st April to 31st
Tuesday - Sunday and public holidays10 am - 17 pm
Mondayclosed
Special opening hours
1st August10 am - 17 pm

Admission (in Fr.)

Fees subject to change.

Museum, courtyard and cafe
Category p.P.10 P. or more
Adults14.–10.–
Apprentices and students (up to 26 years)10.–8.–
Children (6-16 years)8.–4.–
Family ticket A (2 adults + max. 5 children) 35.–- (No record) 
Family ticket B (1 adult + max. 5 children) 25.–- (No record) 
Classes- (No record) 4.–
Courtyard and cafe
Category p.P.10 P. or more
Adults3.–2.50
Apprentices and students (up to 26 years)2.502.–
Children (6-16 years) freefree
Season ticket10.–- (No record) 

Ship tour and Castle experience

Ship on Lake Hallwil

Combine your visit to Hallwyl Castle with a ship tour on Lake Hallwil.

Timetables (in german) (will open in new window)

Fees for Castle entry and ship tour:

  • Adults: Fr. 27.–
  • Children / reduced: Fr. 17.–

Reductions

Castle Pass

Castle Pass fees

One entry each to Hallwyl Castle, Lenzburg Castle and Wildegg Castle
Category p.P.
Adults34.–
Apprentices and students (up to 26 years) 24.–
Children (6-16 years) 19.–
Family ticket A (2 adults + max. 5 children) 79.–
Family ticket B (1 adult + max. 5 children)59.–

Free entry with:

Getting to Hallwyl Castle...

By public transport

  • By bus (Regionalbus Lenzburg RBL) from Lenzburg to the bus station "Seengen, Schloss Hallwyl".
  • By ship on Lake Hallwil and a 10 minutes walk from the landing stage to the castle.
  • By a 15 minutes walk from the train station Boniswil-Seengen or a 10 minutes walk from the bus station "Seengen, Post".

By car

  • Hallwyl Castle is located between Boniswil and Seengen. From the A1 motorway exit in Lenzburg in a 10 minutes drive.

Road map (will open in new window)

For maps of walks ask in the Castle Shop.

Activities in the surrounding area

Bike

A bike path suitable for beginners and families runs along the "Abach" stream from Lenzburg to Seengen.

Hiking

There are a lot of different path suitable for hiking around the Lake, some of which lead direktly to the castle.

Combined activities

It is possible to combine a visit to the castle with a hike through the surrounding area or a boat tour on the lake.

Additionally the castle offers a freshly renovated multipurpose room, which can host larger groups and can be booked special events and weddings.