Barrier free

Regarding our visitors, we would like to make a pleasant stay possible in terra mineralia. So, we offer a visitor-friendly service:


Two disabled parking spaces are situated at the Schloßplatz, in front of the Freudenstein Castle.


Concerning wheelchair users and children's push chair, the exhibition is accessible by a ramp, which is situated right to the entrance. 

Seating capacity

There are many benches for relaxing or watching beautiful minerals. Adults as well as children can take stools along to the exhibition. They are near to the white lockboxes. 


There is a wheelchair for wheelchair users or visitors with restrictions in mobility. You can borrow this wheelchair by presenting your identity card or drivers licence. Please contact the cashier desk staff.

Passenger Lift

All exhibition halls are available by a huge passenger lift (for max. 35 people).

WC for disabled persons

This WC, which is always accessible, is situated on the ground floor, left to the passenger lift. 

Baby’s changing table

The WC for disabled persons has a baby’s changing table for little visitors. 

Programmes for disabled persons

A special programme has been developed in order to present the beauty and variety of minerals to blind people and visually impaired people. So, it is not only possible to touch stones but also to smell and to hear them. In addition, there are elucidations on crystal faces and the development as well as use of minerals. 


Information desk

Phone: 03731 394654
(Mon - Thu, 10 am - 3.30 pm)