EUR 8,50

admittance to the museum

EUR 4,00

severely disabled persons, students 18 and older, apprentices, conscripts, persons fulfilling civil service, unemployed persons, persons receiving Hartz-IV and basic social care (respectively, certificate required)

EUR 5,60

with a Niedersachsen-Ticket (Lower Saxony ticket)

EUR 6,00

groups of min. 15 persons (per person)

EUR 4,00

Sunday guided tour

EUR 50,00

annual season-ticket

EUR 25,00

reduced annual season-ticket (see 2.)

free admittance for:

  • children and youth up to the age of 17
  • visitors on Friday from 2 p.m. on
  • wheelchair users
  • required assistants for severely disabled visitors
  • members of on-duty press
    members of an association or an organisation which supports the Museum für Völkerkunde
  • members of the Deutscher Museumsbund (German Museum`s Association) and the International Council of Museums (ICOM)
  • with a valid Hamburg-Card from the Hamburg tourist centre (special exhibitions 3.00 €)
  • students enrolled at the ethnological institute of the University of Hamburg

For special exhibitions, specific admission fees apply, annual season-tickets, reduced fees, etc. are not valid.

Film and photography is permitted only for private use. The use of photoflash is prohibited.

Museum für Völkerkunde Hamburg

Rothenbaumchaussee 64
20148 Hamburg

Opening hours:

Tues. to Sun. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Thurs. until 9 p.m.

On the following days the museum is opened from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.:

German Unification Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Whit Monday (Pentecost), Monday during the Market of the Peoples

On the following days the museum is closed:

January 1., May 1., December 24., 25. and 31.