Experience a tour of the Schloss Esterházy, the birthplace and residence of important personalities, central to Eisenstadt. Admire the most beautiful baroque palace in Austria.
What to Expect
Experience the Schloss Esterházy with its beautiful rooms for royalty.
During the tour, get an introduction to the lives and biographies of 3 charismatic women: Maria Josefa Hermenegilda, Maria Theresa, and Lady Sarah Child Villiers. Get to know these personalities of the past through their fascinating stories of love, marriage and turbulence.
Further highlights of the tour include the palace chapel and the Haydnsaal, world-famous for its acoustics. Fürst Paul I established the Haydnsaal as a baroque ballroom decorated with opulent frescoes. Hear how the so-called "Great Hall" got its name in the 20th century and what makes this hall so unique.
- Entrance ticket to the Schloss tour
Schloss Esterházy, Esterhazyplatz 1, 7000 Eisenstadt
Know Before You Go
• The Schloss ticket is valid only for the tour time
• Tours in German take place at 10:00, 12:00, 14:00 and 16:00. Tours in English take place at 13:30. Tours in Hungarian take place at 10:30 and 15:30