Plan your visit - opening hours, directions and more

The protection and health of our visitors* and employees* is our top priority. Therefore, we ensure strict compliance with all prescribed and recommended hygiene and safety standards. We also ask you to take our rules and measures into account when visiting the museum - only together can we create a safe visiting atmosphere. We look forward to seeing you!

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Please note that only a limited number of visitors* (one person per 20 m²) are allowed in our museums. For this reason, it may be necessary for us to restrict access to our exhibition areas above a certain visitor frequency.

For your visit to the CoSA - Center of Science Activities please always book a timeslot until further notice:


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  • During a visit to the museum, it is compulsory for people from the age of 6 and up to the age of 14 to wear a mouth-nose protection and for people starting with the age of 14 to wear an FFP2 mask.
  • Keep your distance! Please, maintain at least 2 metre’s distance from all people not living in your household
  • Currently only individual visits are possible, there are no events or guided tours.

Opening Hours
27. March 2021 to 31. October 2021 Mon-Sun, public holidays 10am - 5pm


We are looking forward to your visit!

Getting here

  • Coming from the A9
    • At the junction Selzthal turn towards Salzburg
    • From Liezen on the Ennstalbundesstraße B 320.
  • Coming from the A10
    • At the junction Ennstal direction Graz
    • Continue on the Ennstalbundesstraße B 320

From the spring of 2019 the roundabout Trautenfels will be built. Please follow the respective signs up to the parking lot at the castle hill.

Arrive with public transportation

Are you traveling by train, bus or tram? Then plan your visit with the Verbundlinien - the best way to get around in downtown Graz and in Styria.

Currently at Schloss Trautenfels

Our calendar provides on overview of all ongoing exhibitions, events and tours.



Contact for accessibility inquiries

You can either explore the museums of the Schloss Trautenfels on your own or take part in a tour (which can be adapted to the participants as required). Employees are on hand to help any guests with learning difficulties.

Disabled visitors can park in the castle courtyard and another car park is being planned. The entrance hall contains a large coloured map to make it easier to find your way around. The permanent exhibition also contains a few pleasant features: desks with text are accessible to wheelchair users and screens are positioned to be clearly seen by all. If you are interested in our special exhibitions, please enquire about the special features during your visit.

Our youngest guests are well looked after here while parents explore the exhibition and a nappy changing area is available on the mezzanine floor.

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Assistance dogs are welcome in all of the buildings, park areas and exhibitions of the Universalmuseum Joanneum.

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Wheelchairs can be rented free-of-charge on presentation of official photo ID at the ticket counter.

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100 % accessibility based on the following criteria

Menschen mit Lernschwierigkeiten

House Rules

We are pleased to welcome you in our museums! In order to ensure both your personal security and the security of the items exhibited, may we draw your attention to our house rules.

Schloss Trautenfels

Trautenfels 1
8951 Stainach-Pürgg, Österreich
T +43-3682/222 33


Opening Hours
27. March 2021 to 31. October 2021 Mon-Sun, public holidays 10am - 5pm