Opening hours

The Iron Library is open by appointment from Monday to Friday.

To arrange your visit, you are welcome to contact us by telephone, email, or via the online form.

Current: Protective Measures Concept

When planning your visit to the Iron Library, please inform yourself of the current protective measures that are in place here.

Closure dates

Christmas/New Year: Monday 21 December 2020 – Monday 4 January 2021

Good Friday/Easter: Friday 2 April - Monday 5 April 2021

Labor Day: Saturday 1 May 2021

Ascension Day: Thrusday 13 May 2021 & Friday 14 May 2021

Whitmonday: Monday 24 May 2021

Iron Library Summer Pause: Monday 26 July - Friday 6 August 2021

Christmas/New Year: Monday 27 December – Friday 7 January 2022


By train: S8 from Schaffhausen direction Stein am Rhein to "Langwiesen" or "Schlatt" station, then 10 minutes' walk to the Klostergut Paradies.

By car: Public Parking is available near Restaurant Paradies (parkometer).



Eisenbibliothek, Stiftung der Georg Fischer AG

Klostergutstrasse 4

8252 Schlatt