Opening hours of the exhibition in the main building of the palace

Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Closed on Mondays

The ticket desk closes 1 hour before the end of the prevailing opening hours.
We are open on national holidays.

Adult ticket: HUF 3,500 a head

Local residents: HUF 1000 a head (holding a Szabadkígyós resident ID card)

Concessions: HUF 1,750 a head

  • children and young adults aged 626
  • holding a valid full-time student card
  • visitors aged 62 and over

Family ticket: HUF 7,000 per family

  • 1 or 2 adults + 1 or more children aged 6-18

Group ticket: Additional information about group prices and discounts is available at the following contact details: rendezveny@nofnkft.hu


Group guided tour in Hungarian: HUF 10,000

For registered groups of 10 or more

Group guided tour in English: HUF 15,000

For registered groups of 10 or more



Opening hours of the Palace Park:

Every day, between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.

Entrance to the Palace Park is free of charge (a walk only).

Visitors to the Palace Park can take advantage of a guided park tour at an additional cost, in a pre-arranged manner and time.

Taking photographs in the Palace Park is free of charge.

Booking professional photography (e.g. wedding) and guided tours: to request a quote and arrange a time, please contact us at the following e-mail address: szabadkigyosikastely@nofnkft.hu

Visitors entitled to free admission

  • children under the age of 6
  • visitors aged 70 and over
  • disabled person and his/her guardian
  • a visitor with a professional ticket issued by the Ministry
  • a teacher working in public education, holding a valid teacher ID card
  • members of a professional organisation of a nationwide competence with at least 400 members

We kindly ask you to prove your entitlement to the discounts.

In other cases listed in current legislation:

Government Decree No. 194 of 2000 (24 November) on the benefits for visitors to museum institutions – Hatályos Jogszabályok Gyűjteménye (jogtar.hu)

Only EEA citizens are entitled to these concessions.
We kindly ask you to prove your entitlement to the discounts.
Prices are valid until further notice. The prices listed are per person and include VAT. 

Please, keep in mind

that the journalist card, which used to grant free admission, is no longer accepted. Only journalists who have pre-registered and received permission to conduct an interview or filming are permitted to access the facility for free.

The exhibition spaces and services are partially accessible to our guests with limited mobility; please inquire ahead of time at our contact information. Visitors with any kind of disability are welcome at our facility.

Payment options:
cash (HUF) or bank card.
We cannot exchange currency.
We reserve the right to change prices at any time of the year.

Café Krisztina

For the comital family of Wenckheim, in addition to the management of the state that was developed into a model farm, Szabadkígyós was mostly about the comforts of rural life, relaxation, recreation, and entertainment.


You can get your Kajla passport stamped here. For detailed information, please visit the following website: www.kajla.hu

GPS coordinates
46.609022641100744, 21.084598582084205


You can reach Wenckheim Palace from Budapest via the main road No. 44, while from Szeged and Debrecen by the main road No. 47. From Békéscsaba and Gyula, follow the signs to Újkígyós/Szabadkígyós (unnumbered, minor road).


Free parking is available in the temporary parking area (non-asphalted and unimproved) accessible from Áchim András Street.

Opening hours of the parking area: daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. (every day).

Parking on both sides of Áchim András Street is a nuisance to the residential area and is therefore FORBIDDEN!

By public transport

Visitors taking a bus to Szabadkígyós should get off at the Nefelejcs bus stop. From here, the palace is a 10-minute walk. Szabadkígyós cannot be reached by train.


We kindly ask people holding a disabled person’s certificate arriving at the Palace Park by car to inform us in advance about their arrival via email, at szabadkigyosikastely@nofnkft.hu. The entrance permit is valid only with prior appointment and confirmation.

Visitors can enter the main building of the palace, which houses the exhibition, via the main entrance by means of the lift for disabled people. There is also an accessible washroom and a baby changing facility on the ground floor. All of the ground floor spaces and facilities of the palace are wheelchair accessible.


Wenckheim Palace, Szabadkígyós
+ 36 30 430 1810
H-5712 Szabadkígyós, Áchim András street 23.
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