Sleeping Beauty Castle Sababurg

Short facts

  • Hofgeismar

Sleeping Beauty Castle Sababurg - the fairytale castle is located in the Reinhardswald Nature Park

Sleeping Beauty Castle Sababurg - an insider tip for fans of fairy tales and those interested in culture. A place that does not exist anywhere else.

The outdoor area is freely accessible. The castle is still undergoing extensive renovation. Please inform us about the current status of the renovation work and any restrictions that may arise before your arrival!

One of the special features of the town of Hofgeismar is the Sababurg, which dates back to 1334 and is known today as the Sleeping Beauty Castle. Sleeping Beauty stays awake - despite extensive renovation work, the city of Hofgeismar, in cooperation with the State of Hesse and other sponsors, can make the outdoor area open to all fans of fairy tales and those interested in culture. The state of Hesse is the owner of the castle.

From the outdoor area you have a fairytale view of the Reinhardswald Nature Park in front of you. Among other things, in the animal park below. With a lot of luck you can watch the animals of the forest.


34369 Hofgeismar


Phone: +49 5671 / 999 222

Fax: +49 5671 / 999 200



General information

WeekdayTime of day
Friday - Sunday
10:00 bis 18:00
  • for Groups
  • for families
  • for individual guests
  • Pet allowed
  • Suitable for the Elderly
  • for Children of all Ages
  • Suitable for Pushchair
Hygiene and infection control measures
  • Distance control
  • Heed the hygiene instructions
  • Mouth-nose covering compulsory
Price info

Outside area accessible free of charge

More info

The Sleeping Beauty Castle is currently under renovation and


Due to the current situation and the resulting precautionary measures to contain the coronavirus, this facility is closed until further notice. At the moment we don't know when it will be possible to open again. Please inform yourself about the current status before arrival!

Next steps

It appears that you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer as your web browser to access our site.

For practical and security reasons, we recommend that you use a current web browser such as Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, or Edge. Internet Explorer does not always display the complete content of our website and does not offer all the necessary functions.