Opening Times

The romance of Christmas and bright lights in Schönbrunn

The Schönbrunn Christmas Market is open every day from 10 am to 9 pm. In an enchanting atmosphere you can look for last-minute presents or just enjoy the atmosphere with friends and family. On Christmas Eve the market is open until 4 pm. Exhibitors look forward to your visit during the holidays and at the New Year’s Market from 10 am to 6 pm.

Read more on the opening hours of the markets and Schönbrunn Palace!


Opening Times

Schönbrunn Christmas and New Year's Market 

In the night of 26 to 27 December the Schönbrunn Christmas Market is transformed into the Schönbrunn New Year’s Market. Busy hands will set up New Year’s greetings, including hand-made lucky charms.

19 Nov – 23 Dec

10 am – 9 pm

24 Dec

10 am – 4 pm

25 Dec – 4 Jan

10 am – 6 pm

Entrance Main Gate, Hietzing Gate and Meidling Gate open daily until 9.30 pm
24 Dec open until 5.30 pm, 25 Dec – 4 Jan until 6.30 pm


Opening Times

Schloss Schönbrunn

Do you want to combine your visit to the market with a tour of Schönbrunn Palace? Avoid the long queues and book a tour and tickets online in advance on the Schönbrunn Palace website..

1 Sep 31 Dec

9.00 am – 5.00 pm

1 Jan – 31 Mar

9.30 pm – 5.00 pm


Answers to your questions

FAQs about the opening times

When does the Christmas Market begin?

The Schönbrunn Christmas Market begins at 10 am on 19 November and is open from then every day from 10 am to 9 pm. On Christmas Eve on 24 December it is open until 4 pm and from 25 December to 4 January the Market is open until 6 pm.

Is there an admission charge for the market?

Admission to the Schönbrunn Christmas and New Year’s Market is free.

The live concerts, Interactive Game and Children’s Hut are also free.

How do I get to the Christmas Market?

You can get to the Market by public transport, car, coach, on foot or by bicycle. Further information on how to get there can be found here.