Current information and opening hours

Our opening hours

Visitor area
Monday to Saturday 09:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
closed on Sundays

Discrepancies for visitors due to events, holidays or maintenance measures

09 July 2024 - closed from 4:00 p.m.
10 July 2024 - closed all day 
11 July 2024 - closed until 1:00 p.m.
30 August 2024 - closed from 3:00 p.m.
4 September 2024 - closed from 4:00 p.m.
5 + 6 September 2024 - closed all day
10 September 2024 - closed from 4:00 pm.
11 September 2024 - closed all day
2 October 2024 - closed from 2:00 p.m.
7 October 2024 - closed from 4:00 p.m.
8 + 9 October 2024 - closed all day
24 October 2024 - closed all day

Shop
Monday to Saturday 09:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
closed on Sundays

e-VITRUM restaurant
Monday to Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.
closed on Sundays

For events, special opening hours apply after consultation with the restaurant

Our production hours

even weeks            7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
odd weeks            11:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.

Our production is generally suspended on weekends, public holidays, bridge days and during factory holidays and also during the break.

We would like to point out that production shifts may change at short notice due to parts availability, force majeure or other reasons. Deviations from the regular planning (weekly alternation of early and late shifts) can be found in our production calendar. Alternatively, you are welcome to contact us again by telephone or in writing a few days before your tour. We thank you for your understanding and wish you a great visit to the Volkswagen Transparent Factory in Dresden.

  • 17 June - 21 June 2024:                        11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    24 June - 28 June 2024:                        7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    01 July - 05 July 2024:                           11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    06 July - 28 July 2024:                          inactive production (company holidays)
    29 July - 02 August 2024:                       11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    05 August - 09 August 2024:                   7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    12 August - 16 August 2024:                   11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    19 August - 23 August 2024:                   7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    26 August - 30 August 2024:                   11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    02 September - 06 September 2024:      7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    09 September - 13 September 2024:      11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    16 September - 18 September 2024:      7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    19 September 2024:                                7:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
    20 September 2024:                                7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    23 September - 27 September 2024:      11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    30 September - 02 October 2024:           7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    03 October - 04 October 2024:                inactive production (holiday + bridge day)
    07 October - 11 October 2024:                11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    14 October - 18 October 2024:                7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    21 October - 25 October 2024:                11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    28 October - 30 October 2024:                7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    31 October - 01 November 2024:             inactive production (holiday + bridge day)
    04 November - 08 November 2024:        11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    11 November - 15 November 2024:        7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    18 November - 22 November 2024:        11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    25 November - 29 November 2024:        7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    02 December - 06 December 2024:        11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    09 December - 13 December 2024:        7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    16 December - 18 December 2024:        11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    19 December 2024:                                  3:00 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    20 December 2024:                                 11:30 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
    21 December 2024 - 05 January 2025:    inactive production (company holidays)

Our guided tours

Information on our guided tours can be found here.

Test drives with e-models of the Volkswagen brand

Information about our test drives and reservations can be found here.

Our current prices
Entrance fee including guided tour 45 minutes
Price per person € 9,00
reduced* € 6,00
Family ticket:
2 adults + maximum 3 children
€ 20,00

*Discounts apply to pupils, students, trainees, people with disabilities, unemployed people and civilian / federal volunteers with valid ID. Admission is free for children under 7 years (does not apply to groups). 

Any questions?

Questions about your tourist visit:
Phone: 0049 351 420 4411 or
email: info@glaesernemanufaktur.de
*Monday and Friday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Tuesday to Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
(except on public holidays)

 

Questions about your vehicle:
Phone: 0049 351 420 4444 or
email: backoffice.gmd@volkswagen.de
*Monday to Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.