Entrance Fees & Opening hours

With your ticket you can visit both Butterfly Garden and New Museum on different days within one season. There are no discounts offered in case you wish to visit only one of our attractions.

You find easy accessibility for handicapped people and wheelchairs to both our butterfly garden and the museum in Sayn Palace. The group price applies to wheelchair users and other disabled visitors, the registered companion is free.

Groups of more than 20 persons are requested to book in advance.

Unfortunately, it is not possible to bring dogs with you in the Neues Museum or in the butterfly garden.

Opening Hours 2024

Butterfly Garden & New Museum Sayn Palace

Daily from 15 March to 10 November 2024:

until end of September from 10:00 to 18:00h*,

in October from 10:00 to 17:00h*,

in November from 10:00 to 16:00h*.

*Last admission 30 minutes before closing time


To visit our facilities, pre-registration is possible.

New Museum

Butterfly Garden


With us you can experience two fairytale worlds with one admission ticket: the Garden of Butterflies and the New Museum at Sayn Castle. We offer our guests “SaynGuide”, a VIRTUAL TOUR through the New Museum and the Butterfly Garden. With the help of the “QR codes” you can access useful, interesting and entertaining information at the various stations in German, English, French or Italian – optionally with audios, images, videos and texts. You can take a look at our New Museum and the Butterfly Garden from home on your smartphone, tablet or computer by clicking on the SaynGuide logos: