We are open for you all year-round!

1. April to 31. October

From 10.00am (first tour) to 5pm (last tour)

1. November to 31. March

Tuesday to Sunday, closed on Monday
from 10.00am (first tour) to 4pm (last tour)

We are also open on Mondays on official national/bank holidays.
On 24.12 the cave is closed.
On 31.12 the last tour is at 2 pm.

Further Information:

  • As a result of the natural conditions there is limited access to the cave for people with disabilities.
  • We are more than happy to arrange a shorter tour for wheelchair users. Advance booking is essential! 
  • We apologise for any inconvenience caused, but according to guidelines (Thuringia Government Gazette Nr.34/1997) issued by the Thuringia Superior Mining Authority for the Operation of Show Mines and Show Caves, animals cannot be taken with you into the cave.
  • There is a constant temperature of 9° C inside the cave. Please ensure you have appropriate clothing with you, especially during the summer.


Barbarossahöhle im GeoPark Kyffhäuser
Mühlen 6, OT Rottleben
99707 Kyffhäuserland

Telefon: +49 (0)34671 5450
Fax: +49 (0)34671 54514
Mail: service@hoehle.de

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