The thyssenkrupp Test Tower Rottweil
You will be thrilled!

A superlative tower has been built by thyssenkrupp Elevator in Rottweil, the oldest town in Baden-Württemberg.

Opening hours

Friday 10 - 18 Uhr
Saturday 10 – 20 Uhr
Sunday/ public holidays 10 – 18 Uhr

Last ascent: 30 minutes before closing

The thyssenkrupp Test Tower in Rottweil offers you the highest visitors' platform in Germany at 232 metres. The platform is accessible without barriers and offers a covered interior and a walk-through outside area.

For safety reasons, prams / strollers, larger items of luggage such as rucksacks, and also dogs (or other pets) cannot be taken onto the platform.

Ticket prices

Individual prices

Adults 9.00 €
Children up to and including 5 years free
Children / adolescents (6-16 years) 5,00 €
thyssenkrupp employees* 7,50 €


Schoolchildren, students, military** 5,00 €
Disabled*** 5,00 €
1 carer of the disabled person free

Family ticket

2 adults, maximum of 3 children 26,00 €

Renting conference rooms

Please use our form to reserve conference rooms.

To the form

* Only at the box office on presentation of a valid company ID. Tickets are person-related and not transferable.

** On presentation of a valid ID card. Tickets are person-related and not transferable

*** On presentation of a valid disabled persons' ID with entry B 



  • Highest outdoor viewing platform in Germany at 232 m
  • The most beautiful natural panorama with a view all the way to the Swiss Alps
  • The highest office and conference rooms in Germany
  • Unique appearance as a result of outer panelling
  • Highest elevator test tower in Europe
  • Ultra-fast panoramic elevator at 8 m/s

Guided tours & group visits

At the moment, no reservations for guided tours, group visits or tickets can be accepted. As soon as this is possible, we will announce it on the internet site.

Renting conference rooms

To reserve conference rooms, please provide us with the following data:

  • The desired date
  • Duration of the event
  • Topic of the event and target group
  • The planned number of participants
  • Contact data (name, address, telephone and e-mail)>