Guided Tours

Our public guided tours last 60 minutes and offer detailed information on the current exhibitions, the castle and park, the herb garden, and the hydrangeas. The fee for participation in the public guided tours is € 3 per person, plus museum or park admission.

Castle and Park: History Under the Open Sky
Every Sunday and on all bank holidays (May through October), 12:00 noon
The tour of the extensive gardens is dedicated to the castle´s 700-year history and the development of the castle garden to its present state.

Guided Tours of the Current Special Exhibitions
Every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month, 3:00 pm
This guided tour provides insight into the themes of the current special exhibitions featuring art from the 19th to the 21st century.

Collection Presentation ART. MOVES.
Every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month, 3:00 pm
With regularly rotating presentations of the collection, the museum continually provides new insights into its rich holdings in the form of a lively dialogue between numerous art treasures. This guided tour will give you more detail information on selected works in the current ART. MOVES. presentation in combination with other works from the collection.

Herb Garden
Every 2nd Sunday of the month (May through October), 1:00 pm
In this guided tour, you will learn interesting facts about the herb garden and the more than 350 indigenous and foreign plant species gathered here.

Hydrangeas
Every 2nd Sunday of the month (May through October), 4:00 pm
The hydrangea collection in the Moyland castle park comprises more than 2,000 plants of over 530 historical and current varieties. During the tour, you will learn – in addition to historical aspects – interesting facts about the use, tending, fertilisation, and colouring of these special plants.

Additional Public Guided Tours
Further public guided tours on special themes such as the trees in the castle park, torch-lit tours in the evening for families, and interactive Beuys tours take place regularly. As part of the programmes accompanying our exhibitions, we also offer, among other things, public curator tours, tours with artists, and behind-the-scenes tours.

Booking Guided Tours
You can book guided tours on various themes as gifts, as a private art viewing, or for a larger group. We are happy to take your individual wishes into account. An overview of the guided tour themes [PDF] is available here.

Contact

Visitor service 
Phone +49 2824 9510-60 
besucherservice@moyland.de