Dalheim Monastery

Visitor Information



Am Kloster 9
33165 Lichtenau (Kreis Paderborn, NRW)
Tel: 05292 / 9319 - 0
Fax: 05292 / 9319 - 119
E-Mail: kloster-dalheim@lwl.org
Website: www.lwl.org


Landschaftsverband Westfalen-Lippe

Opening times:
Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 18:00, closed on Monday (except public holidays)
Open all year round, except 24., 25. and 31.12.

Admission prices:
Adults: 6,00 €
Groups (16 and more people): 4,80 € each
Young People (6-17): 2,20 €
Family ticket: 13,00 €

When temporary exhibitions are on show, admission prices may increase - see website.

Guided tours for groups and schools in English on request

Events, exhibitions:
See Website.

Customer services:

Shop: yes, during opening times of museum
WC: at main entrance and within the museum building
Restaurant: yes
Parking: Free parking - 5 minutes walk to main entrance
Seats, benches: yes
Average visiting duration: 3 hours
Accessibility: due to the historic structures not all sections of the ground and the monastery are fully accessible. A 10 minutes (unsheltered) walk is required from parking area to the museum. Adapted WCs are available at the main entrance and restaurant.

Map of site and additional information:

Information flyer available at the museum.
Information panels on site
Plants within the medicinal garden and convent garden are labelled

Accessibility: Information available from Tourist-Information Lichtenau, Telefon: 05292 1664.

How to get there by car: From Paderborn/Warburg follow B68 until Lichtenau, at the junction follow "Westheim/Dalheim"
BAB 33/A 44: BAB 33 from Bielefeld, exit Wünnenberg-Haaren follow direction Kassel (A 44), exit Marsberg/ Meerhof. Follow signs to Lichtenau, after 4 km Dalheim is signposted


Aeroport: Paderborn/Lippstadt at 25 km distance