When is the opening in 2020?
The 27th Christmas Market will open on the 21 November 2020 by the illumination of the christmas tree.
How long does the Christmas market last?
The Christmas Market Schloß Shönbrunn lasts for five weeks. It takes place from the 21 November until the 26 December 2020.
Is there a New Year’s Market too?
Straight after the Christmas Market, the New Year’s Market Schloß Schönbrunn begins. It takes place from the 27 December 2020 until 3 January 2021.
What are the opening times?
You can find the exact opening hours here.
How much is the entry fee for the market?
The entry for the Christmas Market and New Year’s Market Schloß Schönbrunn is free of charge as well as the concerts.
Where does the Christmas tree come from?
The Christmas tree of the Christmas Market is traditionally a present of the Österreichische Bundesforste. Further information about the origin of the Christmas tree and the manger you can find here.
Which exhibitors are represented on the market?
An exact overview of our exhibitors from 2019 can be found here. The exhibitor list for 2020 will be published in autumn.
Where can I park?
Parking zones around the castle are available at APCOA Parking Schönbrunn Vienna. Further information can be found here.
What is the easiest way to get to the Christmas Market and New Year’s Market?
You can get to the market by the underground line U4, stop Schönbrunn, by tram lines 60 and 10 or bus line 10A. Further information is available here.
Are dogs allowed in the Schönbrunn area?
No dogs or bikes are allowed within the entire Schönbrunn grounds including the Christmas Market and the New Years Market.
When can I apply as an exhibitor for the Christmas Market and New Year’s Market Schloß Schönbrunn?
If you are interested in participating in the Christmas Market Schloß Schönbrunn, please send your contact details to the project manager Ms. Barbara Gobl (firstname.lastname@example.org). All information about the registration and the prices and conditions can be found here.
Are there any toilets and facilities for disabled people?
Barrier-free toilets for disabled people are placed in the visitor centre and inside the castle. Additional toilets can be found in containers direction Meidlinger gate. The position of the toilets can be found here.
How can I support the SOS Kinderdorf wishing tree charity?
There are two possibilities to help children in need and to donate to SOS Kinderdorf or 147 Rat auf Draht. Please find an exact description on how to help here.
When does the music groups perform?
From 21 November 2020 to 3 January 2021 there will be daily concerts on the stage at the Parade Court of Schloß Schönbrunn. An overview of the appearances of 2020 you will find soon in our event calendar.
Are there any special activities for children?
Especially for our younger visitors there is a lot to discover at the Christmas Market Schönbrunn. Our Christmas workshop invites children to model their own marzipan figures, during the rally children are invited to solve puzzles and also Father Christmas visits the market. Further information about the children’s activities can be found here.
Where is the next ATM?
An ATM is behind the christmas tree and in the visitor centre next to the main entrance. Further information can be found on the market overview.