Measures currently in effect:
PRODUCTION: 3G Plus
Participants of a guided tour through the production "Wooden Set Pens" need:
- Vaccination or recovery certificate or max. 48 hours old PCR test (this also applies to children and students!)
- FFP2 mask
MUSEUM "OLD MINE" AND CASTLE: 3G
Participants of a guided tour through Faber Castell's castle, the museum "Alte Mine" or the Press Camp (castle) need:
- a negative test result antigen rapid test (max. 24 hours old) or
- PCR test (max. 48 hours old) or
- proof of vaccination or recovery
- medical mouth protection or FFP2 mask
- Children under 6 years of age, as well as school children, are exempt from proof requirements.
Persons who feel ill or have had contact with COVID-19 cases within the last 14 days are asked to refrain from visiting Faber-Castell in the interest of general infection control.
What to expect?
Which tours can I book?
Two stations can be visited at Faber-Castell after making a binding reservation via our website:
- "Old Lead" Museum
- Faber Castell castle
Duration per station approx. 1 hour
On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Nuremberg Trials, Faber-Castell is offering a special multimedia guided tour of the Faber-Castell Castle on the subject of "Press Camp". Due to the current situation, however, the tour will not be bookable from November as planned, but probably from spring 2021.
Further information on the topic "Castle as Press Camp" can be found here.
twice a week, Wednesday and Friday; hourly guided tours between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. (options can be booked online)
Price per person and per station: 9,00 €, payable on site on the day of the guided tour
Children under 6 years of age get free admission
IMPORTANT: in order to be able to determine the total number of participants per tour in advance, please also include children under 6 years of age as participants!
Individual group tours on request!
Where can I book a tour?
What size can a group have?
What do I need to bear in mind when visiting Faber-Castell?
Persons who feel ill or who have had contact with COVID-19 cases within the last 14 days are asked to refrain from visiting Faber-Castell in the interests of general protection against infection.
We thank you for your support!
Am I allowed to take pictures?
Are the premises barrier-free?
Contact our service telefone: +49 (0) 911 – 881 991 08. Mondays 10:00-12:00 a.m., Wednesday 02:00-04:00 p.m. and Thursday 03:00-05:00 p.m..