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Important information on opening hours, ticket sales and arrangements for your visit can be found here.

Visits to the Hamburger Kunsthalle are now possible again for everyone. 

We look forward to your visit, take care!

Yours,
Hamburger Kunsthalle

Opening Hours

Tuesday‚ÄďSunday¬†
10 am ‚Äď 6 pm¬†
Thursday 
10 am ‚Äď 9 pm
 
Monday 
closed
Thursday on/before public holidays 
10 am ‚Äď 6 pm
Date Day of the week Hours Occasion
01 Jan 2022  
Saturday 12 am - 6 pm New Year
14 Apr 2022  
Thursday 10 am - 6 pm Maundy Thursday
15 Apr 2022 Friday 10 am - 6 pm Good Friday
17 Apr 2022 Sunday 10 am - 6 pm Easter Sunday
18 Apr 2022 Monday 10 am - 6 pm Easter Monday
01 May 2022 Sunday 12 pm - 6 pm Labour Day
26 May 2022 Thursday 10 am - 6 pm Ascension Day
05 Jun 2022 Sunday 10 am - 6 pm Whit Sunday
06 Jun 2022 Monday 10 am - 6 pm Whit Monday
03 Oct 2022 Monday closed Day of the German Unity
31 Oct 2022 Monday 10 am - 6 pm Reformation Day
24 Dec 2022 Saturday closed Chrismas Eve Day
25 Dec 2022 Sunday closed 1. Christmas Day
26 Dec 2022 Monday 10 am - 6 pm Boxing Day
31 Dec 2022 Saturday 10 am - 3 pm New Year`s Eve

Admission Prices

 

Regular

 

 

 

14 ‚ā¨

Short evening visit

5 p.m. to 6 p.m. / Thur until 9 p.m.

Regular 8 ‚ā¨

Concession 5 ‚ā¨

Concessions
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concessions for:
pupils, apprentices, trainees and university students (18 - 29 years)
(for all including 18-25 years, from 1 Jan -31 Dec 2022)  
unemployment benefit claimants, social welfare recipients, seriously disabled persons
8 ‚ā¨
Children & Youth
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aged 17 and younger
free
18 - 25 years (except FEMME FATALE) 2022 

free

Groups
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10 or more, per person
The group tickets must be paid by one person in order to get the concession.
Groups must register from a group size of 8 persons.
12 ‚ā¨
Hamburg Card ¬† 11 ‚ā¨
Entry into the Library
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without visting the museum
free
Hamburg City Pass   free

https://barkassenmeyer.reservix.de/p/reservix/group/329414                                                                                                                                 

Children and young people aged 17 and younger
Free until 25 - 25 years of Contemporary Gallery (valid from 1 Jan -31 Dec 2022)
School classes for a booked tour, necessary accompanying teachers (usually 1-2)
Students at the HfbK (Hochschule f√ľr bildende K√ľnste Hamburg)
Students attending Art History Seminars at the University of Hamburg
Students at the HAW, Department of Design

Association members
Upon showing a valid ID card¬†Berufsverband Bildender K√ľnstler (BBK), Bund Deutscher Kunsterzieher (BDK), ICOM (International Council of Museums), BVGD (Bundesverband der G√§stef√ľhrer Deutschland e.V.),¬† Deutscher Museumsbund e.V., AICA (International Association of Art Critics), ¬†Verband Deutscher Kunsthistoriker (VDK), Verband Deutscher Restauratoren (VDR), Ulmer Verein

        Friends of the Hamburger Kunsthalle
        Freunde der Kunsthalle e. V., Malschule in der Kunsthalle
¬† ¬† ¬† ¬ĽDie Meisterzeichnung¬ę- Freunde des Hamburger¬†Kupferstichkabinetts e. V.

        Others
        Carriers of a valid press ID card Necessary companions for disabled visitors
        Necessary companions for disabled visitors
 
Golden Friday
Fridays for senior citizens aged 65 and older
admission includes coffee/tea and a slice of pie (available 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. in Restaurant THE CUBE          
14‚ā¨
Art & Cube
Saturday + Sunday, Lunch with Tours 
Reservation in The Restaurant THE CUBE required. +49-(0)40-30375196
40‚ā¨
 
Art & Cube 
for Freunde der Kunsthalle/ for members
Saturday + Sunday, Lunch with Tours 
Tickets at the ticket-office. Reservation in The Restaurant THE CUBE required. +49-(0)40-30375196
35‚ā¨
 
Kunstmeilen Pass

1 ticket ‚Äď 5 institutions ‚Äď valid for 12 months. Entitles to one visit to each of the following institutions:¬†Bucerius Kunstforum, Deichtorhallen, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Kunstverein Hamburg,¬†Museum f√ľr Kunst und Gewerbe. Available for purchase at any Kunstmeile institution ticket counter.

Regular¬†36‚ā¨¬†
concessions¬†22‚ā¨
HamburgCard or Art Card¬†28,50‚ā¨

3-Day-Pass from Kunstmeile Hamburg

1 ticket ‚Äď 5 institutions ‚Äď unlimited admission during three consecutive days

Regular 25‚ā¨¬†
concessions¬†19‚ā¨
HamburgCard or Art Card¬†20‚ā¨

Barkassen-Meyer Combi-Ticket
Classic habour tour incl. visit to the Hamburger Kunsthalle.
Tickets only at Barkassen-Meyer, Landungsbr√ľcken Br. 6¬†or online

Regular¬†25 ‚ā¨
Child 5 ‚ā¨

Themed tours 

Themed tours and Wednesdays guided,  participation excl. admisson

¬† 4‚ā¨
    Children and young people (aged 17 and younger): free    
Family tour
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Participation excl. Admission
1‚ā¨
Children’s guide
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every Saturday 3 p.m.
From 5 years, 90 minutes incl. practice, per child
4‚ā¨
Mittwochsf√ľhrung
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participation + admission
4‚ā¨
Guided tours and events on Thursdays from 6 p.m.   included in the ticket (unless otherwise specified)     
Plus Admission 

Group admission for booked tours with more than 10 participants (max. 25), per person otherwise seperate, regular admissions

NOTE: The group size for any guided tours is currently limited to 10 people + tour guide.

Groups must register from a group size of 8 persons.

¬† 12‚ā¨
    school classes from general education schools: free    

Tour for school classes

 

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60 min. (necessary accompanying teachers free)
35‚ā¨
Introductory museum talk for school classes
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90 min. (necessary accompanying teachers free
50‚ā¨
Museum talk for school classes with hands-on activity
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90 min. (necessary accompanying teachers free)
50‚ā¨
Museum talk for school classes
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long, 120 min. (necessary accompanying teachers free)
65‚ā¨
Project for school classes with hands-on activity
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180 min. (necessary accompanying teachers free
85‚ā¨
Introductory talk for groups of adults
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60 min
70‚ā¨
Museum talk for groups of adults
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90 min. 
80‚ā¨
Museum talk for groups of adults
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120 min. 
95‚ā¨
Surcharge for foreign languages
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Tours available in English, French, Russian, Italian and Spanish by request. 
10‚ā¨
Surcharge for Sundays / holidays ¬† 10‚ā¨
Children`s birthday party
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120 min
110‚ā¨
Children`s birthday party
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180 min
140‚ā¨
Licensed tours
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Booking via phone 040-428131-200, besucherbuero[at]hamburger-kunsthalle.de,
Licence fee + admission, no all-inclusive group admission rate
NOTE: The group size for any guided tours is currently limited to 10 people + tour guide,¬†licence fee currently does not apply, admission 14 ‚ā¨ per person
(20‚ā¨)

Location

 

Orientation for visitors

MAIN EINTRANCE

Here the visitors will find...

  • Tickets
  • Cloakroom
  • Locker
  • All Groups
  • All Guided Tours
  • Rental Muitimedia¬†Guide
  • Shop
  • Caf√© Liebermann
  • Werner Otto Hall

ENTRANCE Gallery of Contemporary Art

Here the visitors will find...

  • Fast entrance with online tickets
  • Ticket Machine with card payment
  • Only Locker
  • No Loan of Multimedia Guide
  • Access Caf√© Restaurant THE CUBE
  • Drinks from the THE¬†CUBE can be taken into the foyer

Address

StadtRAD (city bike)

The StadtRAD (city bike) service is run by the City of Hamburg and is a great way to get around. One of the many StadtRAD docking stations is located on the forecourt of the main railway station (¬ĽHauptbahnhof¬ę). For further information visit¬†

Public transport HVV

The Hamburger Kunsthalle is located next to Hamburg‚Äôs main railway station (¬ĽHauptbahnhof¬ę). There are various public transport options available for visitors to the museum:
U-Bahn: Take the U1, U2 or U3 to ¬ĽHauptbahnhof¬ę. The Kunsthalle is just a few minutes‚Äô walk from the station.
S-Bahn: Take the S1, S2, S3, S11, S21 or S31 to ¬ĽHauptbahnhof¬ę¬†and walk the short distance to the museum.
Bus: Take the 112 bus to the stop ¬ĽHamburger Kunsthalle¬ę.

connections: http:www.hvv..de

By train

The Hamburger Kunsthalle is located next to the main railway station (¬ĽHauptbahnhof¬ę). To plan your train journey, please visit¬†Deutsche Bahn.

By car

Take the A1, A7 or A24 and follow the directions to the City Centre (¬ĽCentrum¬ę). The Hamburger Kunsthalle is located next to the main railway station (¬ĽHauptbahnhof¬ę). Paid parking for cars and motorbikes is available in the underground car park at the Gallery of Contemporary Art. The entrance to the car park¬†is on Ferdinandstor (maximum vehicle height: 1.95 m).

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the major construction site at Ferdinandstor, access from Glockengie√üerwall to the car park¬†and the Kunsthalle is currently possible from both Kennedybr√ľcke and Au√üenalster. Please drive from Glockengie√üerwall via Lombardsbr√ľcke in the direction of Dammtor and via Kennedybr√ľcke the way back.

Opening hours of the CAR PARK*
daily: 10-22 h
Night tariff: 22.01 - 05:59¬† ¬† ¬†10 ‚ā¨
Price: 2 ‚ā¨ per 30 min or part thereof, maximum charge¬†30 ‚ā¨ per day
Museum visitors pay a maximum of 6 ‚ā¨ per day for the multi-storey car park. Please have your parking ticket validated at the museum ticket office when you buy your admission ticket.

*The opening hours refer to the entrance.  Exit is possible 24 hours a day.

 

By air

From Hamburg Airport, take the S-Bahn line S1 to the main railway station (¬ĽHauptbahnhof¬ę), which is just a few minute¬†walk from the Hamburger Kunsthalle. The journey from the airport to the main station takes approximately 25 minutes. For timetables, a journey planner and further information visit¬†http://www.hvv.de/en/index.php

Guided tours

Public as well as private, booked tours are possible again. The maximum group size is 15-25 people plus a facilitator.
Please note: all events according to the 2G+ model plus FFP2 mask.
Would you like to learn more about the art we show? Take part in one of our many guided tours and take advantage of our digital offerings.

Guided tours

We offer regular public tours of our permanent collection and our special exhibitions: Wednesdays at 12 noon focussing on a single artwork; more in-depth tours on Thursday evenings; Friday we offer THEMA DER WOCHE and tours of our large-scale exhibitions at the weekends. Children and families can engage with the art on show by taking part in our children’s or family-oriented tour FAMILIENZEIT (only in German). A full list of our public guided tours is available here. 

Unless otherwise noted, participation in a guided tour costs 4 ‚ā¨ plus museum admission.

 

Private tours for groups

Enhance your visit to the Hamburger Kunsthalle by booking a private tour. 

You can book a private tour online through the Museumsdienst Hamburg or by calling +49(0)40-428131-0.
For short-term bookings, please contact our visitor office via email or phone +49(0)40-428131-200.

Let one of our specially trained guides take you and your friends, family or colleagues on a tour of the permanent collection or one of the special exhibitions. Our team of art historians, artists and educators look forward to showing you around.

An 60 min¬†private tour costs 75¬†‚ā¨ plus museum admission. Group admission (10 people or more) costs 12¬†‚ā¨ per person . Groups may not exceed 25 people.
An 90 min¬†private tour costs 90 ‚ā¨ plus museum admission. Group admission (10 people or more) costs 12¬†‚ā¨ per person . Groups may not exceed 25 people.
NOTE: The group size for any guided tours is currently limited to 10 people + tour guide.

Special regulations may apply to particular exhibitions.  

Private tours can also be given in a number of other languages, including English, French, Russian, Italian and Spanish. In this case a foreign-language fee of 10¬†‚ā¨ will be charged.

We offer specially designed guided tours for kindergarten and school groups.

Self-organized tours

You are of course welcome to give your own group a guided tour, but in this case we must charge a licence fee of 20 ‚ā¨. Groups may not exceed 25 people. Special regulations may apply to particular exhibitions. Group admission (10 people or more) costs 12¬†‚ā¨ per person. Advance registration is required: besucherbuero[at]hamburger-kunsthalle.de or Tel +49(0)40-428131-200.

 

Art & Cube ‚Äď a combined guided tour and dining experience

Why not combine your museum visit with a delicious restaurant meal? On Saturdays and Sundays we offer ¬ĽArt & Cube¬ę in cooperation with the restaurant The Cube. For 40 ‚ā¨ per person you can enjoy a 4-course menu and two guided tours of the permanent collection or a special exhibition. Tickets are available from the ticket counters in the Hamburger Kunsthalle or online. Please book your table at The Cube: Tel +49(0)40-30375196.¬†¬†

Audioguide

You are welcome to visit the Hamburger Kunsthalle at any time and you don‚Äôt have to join one of our guided tours in order to gain fascinating background information on the works on display. ¬†We offer guided tours (in English and German)¬†to our collection ¬†and to selected exhibitions. The audio guide is designed as an app ¬ĽHamburger Kunsthalle¬ę for smartphones to accompany you through the exhibition, to prepare and/or to follow up your visit to the museum.

We offer guided tours of our collection (currently only in German) and to selected exhibitions. The audio guide is designed as an app, ¬ĽHamburger Kunsthalle¬ę, for smartphones to accompany you through the exhibition or¬†to prepare and/or¬†follow up your visit of the museum (free download or device available in the foyer of the Kunsthalle for 4¬†‚ā¨). At around 30 stations, historical, social and political backgrounds as well as genesis stories for selected works of art, provenances and references to special art-technological features are provided.

Read, Browse, Shop, Eat & Drink

Café & Restaurant

Das Liebermann

Opening Hours
Tue - Sun 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
While visiting the museum, enjoy a drink or a snack in our caf√© Das Liebermann in the impressive pillared hall of the Kunsthalle.  
Please note that visiting Das Liebermann requires museum admission.

Contact
Tel +49(0)40-30375196
info@the-cube-restaurant.de

THE CUBE
Enjoy crossover cuisine with a regional focus in the restaurant The Cube, which is located in the Gallery of Contemporary Art and offers one of the best views of the Inner Alster Lake. The restaurant’s daytime menu includes a variety of snacks and lunch options, and in the evening The Cube offers an à la carte dinner menu.
Pop in anytime ‚Äď The Cube is open to the public and does not require museum admission.

Opening hours
Mon ‚Äď Tue closed
Wed ‚Äď Sun 11.30 a.m. ‚Äď 9 p.m.

Contact
Tel +49(0)40-30375196
info@the-cube-restaurant.de

The Cube

Museum Shop

The museum shop in the foyer of the Hamburger Kunsthalle stocks a wide range of publications, stationery items and gift ideas inspired by the museum’s exhibitions and collections. Besides catalogues, illustrated books and scholarly publications on visual art and related subjects, you will find a large selection of posters, postcards and artists’ editions, as well as unusual design items and drawing materials.
The museum shop is run by the Freunde der Kunsthalle.
Pop in anytime ‚Äď the museum shop is open to the public and does not require museum admission.

Opening Hours
Visit our Online-Shop

Museum shop in the old building
Tue‚ÄďSun 10 am‚Äď6 pm
Thu 10 am‚Äď9 pm
Mon closed

Museum shop in the Hubertus Wald Forum
Tue‚ÄďSun 12 pm‚Äď6 pm
Thu 12 pm‚Äď9 pm
Mo closed

 
Contact
Tel +49(0)40-428131-305
museumsshop@freunde-der-kunsthalle.de

Onlineshop

Kupferstichkabinett & Library

Holding more than 100,000 individual sheets of outstanding quality, the Kupferstichkabinett (Department of Prints, Drawings and Photography) at the Hamburger Kunsthalle has one of the finest and most important collections of graphic art in Europe.
 
Onlinepräsenz der Bestände
 
The study room of the Kupferstichkabinett (Department of Prints, Drawings and Photography) is also the reading room of the museum library. The public reference library at the Hamburger Kunsthalle is the most important art reference library in northern Germany. With a stock of more than 160,000 volumes, it offers interested readers a wealth of background information, above all on topics related to the museum’s permanent collection.
temporarily closed 

Opening Hours in geneal
Tue and Thu 11 am‚Äď5 pm

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Admission: 2 ‚ā¨, free admission for school pupils and students

Library

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