Opening Hours & Entrance Fees for the Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle

The Trauttmansdorff team welcomes you to Merano’s botanical gardens

2023 Opening Hours

Period Opening Hours
1. April to 15th October 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM (last admission: 5:30 AM)
16th to 31st October 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (last admission: 4:30 PM)
1st to 15th November 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (last admission: 3:30 PM)
Fridays in June, July and August9:00 AM to 11:00 PM (last admission: 9:30 PM)
Opening 2024 29th March 2024 

Consider three to six hours for your visit at the Gardens.
Open 7 days a week
It is forbidden to take photographs or to make films, sound recordings or videos for any non-private use without first obtaining authorisation from the management of the Gardens and/or the Touriseum.
 Pets are not allowed.

2023 Entrance Fees – Gardens and Touriseum

Family (2 adults with children 6-17 years)36.00
Mini Family (1 adult with children 6-17 years)20,00
Children (up to 6 years)Free
Seniors (age 65 and up)14.00
Juniors (from 6 to 18 years)
Visitors with Disabilities
Students (up to age 28)
Groups - minimum 15 persons (per person)13.00
School Groups (per student, by reservation only) 4.00
Summer Nights (Fridays from June to August, starting at 6 p.m.) 9.00
Late-Autumn (1/11 to 15/11, children under 18 free) 9.00

Season Pass

Season Pass (non transferable) 98.00
NEW! Junior Season Pass (2 chidren 6-17 years, only in company of season pass holders)32.00
Mini-Season Pass (transferable – valid for 3 days in one garden season) 39.00
Mini Family Season Pass (transferable - valid for 3 days within one garden season)86.00
  • No GuestCard discounts
  • Valid from 16/11/2022 until further notice.
  • There is no discount on the season ticket. Not even in case of early closure.

Guided Tours

Daily Guided Tour of the Gardens7.00
Group Tours - 90 min. (min 10 people) Only by reservation, at least 3 weeks in advance (EN-IT-DE-FR-ES)7,00
Evening Tour 7.00
Private Guided Tour of the Gardens70.00
Family Tour (children up to age 18 free)8.50
Various guided themed tours (min. 10 people – 60 min./ 90 min./120 min.) Book at least 3 weeks in advance. Upon request.6,00 - 11,00
Grand Tour - A journey through the alpine tourism history in the Touriseum – 30 min. (min. 10 people) Book at least 3 weeks in advance4.00
  • Our rates are per person.
  • The guided tours last 90 minutes, unless specified differently.



South Tyrol Experience Packages

Gardens & Thermal baths
(1st april to 15th november)
40.00 Euro/person


Visitor Regulations

Welcome to the Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle.
In order to make your visit as pleasant as possible, may we kindly request you to take note of the visitors regulations. Thank you!