Castle and Playing Card Museum

Castle and Playing Card Museum Altenburg

Location
Schloss 2 - 4
04600 Altenburg

Telephone/fax
+49 3447 5127-12
+49 3447 5127-33

Manager
Uwe Strömsdörfer

Opening times
from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily,
closed on Mondays,
last admission at 4.30 p.m.

Services:


· guided tours for individual visitors at each full hour daily,
  viewing the ballroom
· guided tours for parties by written agreement;
  can also be outside of customary opening hours
· public Sunday tours, lecture series, specialist conferences,
  events, exhibition openings, educational museum events

· Hausmann Tower in the castle complex and Nikolai Tower
  in the Old Town are closed in winter

· free audio guide in German and English



Permanent exhibitions:


· Playing cards from five centuries
  History of castle construction and style of living of 17th/18th century
  Altenburg "Theft of the Princes" in 1455
· Armoury collection · Religious art
· B. A. von Lindenau porcelain collection
  collection of clocks and watches
· Skat Home: On the life and work of
  Skat painter Otto Pech (PIX)



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Linkliste extern
Castle and Playing Card Museum website