Visitor center - Headquarter

Contents to the column "Nationalparkhaus" were made available to the Elbsandsteingebirge publishing house by foundation of nature and environment.

Experience one of the most modern nature protection centres of information in Germany, the visitor centre of the Saxony Switzerland in Bad Schandau. By exhibitions about nature and culture as well as by projects and events the concerns, tasks and special characteristics of the national park region Saxony Switzerland are presented.
Enjoy the friendly atmosphere of the house, the various exhibitions and the numerous active practice and information areas. Relax in our multi-vision show and in the cafe & restaurant.

You are welcome.

Opening hours 

April - Octobers daily 9:00 to 18:00 o'clock

November - March daily (except Monday) 9 - 17 o'clock


Sächsische Landesstiftung Natur und Umwelt
Nationalparkzentrum Sächsische Schweiz
Dresdner Str. 2 B
01814 Bad Schandau
Phone: +49 (0) 350 22 - 502 40
Fax: +49 (0) 350 22 - 502 35

The exhibition spaces
Sandstone, what ist that ?
The dormouse ( mascot of the national park )