Opening times

Please note our current Coroan visit regulations.


The Museum is closed from 2nd November 2020 to 19th April 2021.

Saturday and Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm

01.02. – 30.12.21
Tuesday to Sunday and public holidays, 10 am – 5 pm*

19.2. / 25.11. / 24. – 26.12. / 31.12.21 – 02.01.22 closed

*The Visitors’ Workshop is in Feburary, November and December only open on Saturday and Sunday (10.30 am- 04.30 pm). On days when the Visitor’s Workshop is not occupied, we charge a reduced admission fee**.


Manufactory Store

The Manufactory Store offers appointment shopping from 09.03.2021. Reserve your personal appointment by phone at +49 (0)5271 401-110

12.01. – 19.12.21
Tuesday to Sunday and public holidays, 10 am – 6 pm

02.04. / 07.11. / 14.11. / 21.11. / 12.12. / 20.12.21 – 06.01.22 closed

Bistro Carl

From now on, due to the current pandemic, the bistro will be offering coffee, cakes and savoury treats to take away.

Saturday and Sunday 11.30 am – 5 pm

New bistro. More information here.
Wednesday to Sunday and public holidays, 11 am – 6 pm

Entrance fees

8,50 Euro       Visitors (from 16 years of age)**
5,50 Euro       Concessions and children (7 to 15 years of age)
20,00 Euro     Families (2 adults, up to 3 children up to 15 years of age)
20,00 Euro     Annual pass per person (not valid for special events)
7,00 Euro        Groups of 15 or more, per person
(additional discount will be granted when you purchase 55 or more tickets)
10,00 Euro      Expert evaluations per visitor including admission to museum

**On days when the Visitors’ Workshop* is not occupied, admission for visitors aged 16 and over is only 5.00 EUR.

Free public guided theme tours will again take place every Sunday at 3 pm from July.

Guided tours for groups (registration required) up to max. 15 persons, plus entrance fee

45,00 Euro     Compact (45 minutes)
60,00 Euro     Classic (60 minutes)
90,00 Euro     Intensiv (90 minutes)
60,00 Euro     Kids (special tour for kids, 60 minutes)
On request      Premium
20,00 Euro     Supplement for tours in foreign language (other than German)

You can pay by cash or by debit card or credit card (Mastercard, Visa).

Ticket validity

Each ticket purchased entitles you to one-off entry on the date of purchase. If you leave the museum, for example to enjoy a break, please have your ticket initialled at the counter first. You can then continue your visit to the museum afterwards.


Rucksacks, bags and jackets

Our cloakroom area has lockers that take a 2-euro coin as a returnable deposit.



Visitors are not permitted to bring pets to the museum (with the exception of guide dogs). There are no facilities for looking after your pet.



Photographs can be taken in the exhibition for non-commercial purposes.