Schloss Ambras

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  • Address: Schloss Strasse 20, Innsbruck 6020, Austria, 6020
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +43-1525244802
  • Fax: +1-01525244899
  • Ticket Price: 10 EUR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Architecture , Social, Arts, Art Dealers And Galleries
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Yet another castle with a love story behind it, after the Beast’s castle in Beauty & the Beast the Schloss Ambras will be your second favorite castle. The Schloss Ambras is essentially a 10th century castle that was revamped by the Archduke Ferdinand II for his bride, a commoner. Ferdinand II was given permission to marry Philippine Welser as long as the married couple would live outside the city limits.

Painting a perfect picture of a castle perched on a hill, the Schloss Ambras, a symbol of love if you will, makes for quite a heart-warming visit. The fortress turned castle sports a Spanish Hall 43 meters in length and a sunken bath that was the sign of royalty and wealth.

The castle for tourist purposes has been divided into two sections- the upper castle and the lower castle. The upper section houses serves as an art gallery where portraits of people of the Habsburg House whilst the bottom half of the castle is more like a museum where all the armaments are up on display including the Art & Curiosity Cabinet. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Innsbruck itinerary 2 days.

Entrance Ticket Details For Schloss Ambras

  • April to October: Annual pass - 34 Euros
  • Adult - 10 Euros
  • Reduced - 7 Euros
  • Family ticket - 18 Euros
  • Group pp (minimum 10 people) - 7 Euros
  • Children and adolescents under 19 years - Free
  • December to March: Annual pass - 34 Euros
  • Adult - 7 Euros
  • Reduced - 5 Euros
  • Family ticket - 12 Euros
  • Group pp (minimum 10 people)  - 5 Euros
  • Children and adolescents under 19 years - Free
  • There is a sight-seer (hop on/hop off) bus that runs to and from Hauptbahnhof and Hofburg stations up to the castle.

How to Reach Schloss Ambras

  • Innsbruck Schloss Ambras (Aldranser Straße) (Bus No 4134)

  • Bierwirt (Austrian cuisine served)
  • Vapiano (Italian cuisine served)
  • Piano bar (Austrian cuisine served)

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  • Schloss Ambras Address: Schloss Strasse 20, Innsbruck 6020, Austria, 6020
  • Schloss Ambras Contact Number: +43-1525244802
  • Schloss Ambras Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Schloss Ambras Price: 10 EUR
  • Best time to visit Schloss Ambras(preferred time): 12:00 pm - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Schloss Ambras: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 80.56% of people who visit Innsbruck include Schloss Ambras in their plan

  • 87.55% of people start their Schloss Ambras visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Schloss Ambras

Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday

91.45% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Schloss Ambras

People normally club together Glockengiesserei Grassmayr and Tiroler Landesmuseum Ferdinandeum, Tyrolean Provincial Museum while planning their visit to Schloss Ambras.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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