Unfortunately, it is not possible for people with walking difficulties and wheelchair users to visit the castle church and the exhibition rooms on the first upper floor (Family Hall, Hall of Giants, Throne Hall, Art Galleries, Ducal Apartment etc.); only the rooms of the duchess on the second upper floor are accessible by lift.
For organisational reasons, we ask wheelchair users to register (contact)
There is no visitors’ carpark at Ehrenburg Palace; please use the signposted garages in the centre of town (Information about parking facilities can be found at www.coburg.de)
Cour d'honneur: paved gravel; inner courtyard: cobblestones
You will find a barrier-free WC adjacent to the visitor waiting room (cafeteria).
Coming from the Schlossplatz, the ticket office and shop on the left side of the passageway can be reached without steps. From here you get to the staircase where the guided tours begin (start on the 2nd floor).
The visitor waiting area (cafeteria) and the toilets are located on the right-hand side of the passage; stepless access via a metal ramp (more than 6% incline); adjacent 2-leaf glass door that does not open automatically (escort required).
The exhibition rooms on the 2nd floor are accessible via a stair lift (with weight restriction) in the ticket office and a passenger lift (door width: approx. 90 cm; length: 200 cm; width: 90 cm).
Doorways at least 80 cm wide
Level, non-slip flooring
The rooms of the Coburg State Library on the 1st floor are only accessible via stairs.
The rooms in the palace are only accessible via stairs.
3 disabled parking spaces at the car park of the in Rosenau Park. Distance to the Rosenau Visitor Centre (ticket office) approx. 350 m: step-free path (asphalt and pavement); slight incline in the last part of the path. Museum of Modern Glass
Car park near the park restaurant (parking fee)
In the visitor centre; access possible during opening hours
Access largely barrier-free: the outer door (wooden) is usually open during opening hours. The inner door (swinging glass door) can be opened to both sides; the staff on site will be happy to assist.
Distance from the visitor centre to the castle approx. 100 m; step-free path (granite paving) with a gradient of more than 6%.
In the entrance area, a staircase with 9 steps leads to the Marble Hall and the staircase tower, which provides access to the upper floor. Unfortunately, it is not possible for wheelchair users and people with walking difficulties to visit Rosenau Palace due to the steps and stairs.
Well passable with only a few exceptions
Paths mostly paved gravel
Here you will find information on accessibility in the European Museum of Modern Glass, which is managed by the (Veste Coburg Art Collections). der Veste Coburg
No guidance system for the visually impaired available
Regular guided tours are offered at Ehrenburg Palace and Rosenau Palace.
No induction loop for hearing aids available
Written information available