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Welcome to the
Frankfurt Museum!

We look forward to welcoming you!

You can still buy tickets at our box offices, or buy them easily and comfortable in our online shop.

If you have any questions or need any help, please contact our trained staff on any level of the exhibition building.

General opening hours:
Tuesday – Sunday: 11 a.m. — 6 p.m.

On the following german holidays the museum will be opened from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.:

ATTENTION! The Historical Museum and the Young Museum Frankfurt will stay closed August 18th, 2024, due to the IRONMAN competition. 

October 3, 2024, German Unity Day
December 25, 2024, Christmas Day
December 26, 2024
December 31, 2024, New Year's Eve

On the following german holidays the museum will be closed:

December 24, 2024, Christmas Eve
January 1, 2025, New Year

Permanent Exhibtion (HMF + Young Museum): € 8/€ 4 reduced
Temporary Exhibition: € 10/€ 5 reduced
Snow Globe: € 3/€ 1.50 reduced

1-day ticket, all exhibitions: € 12/€ 6 reduced 

Young persons up to 18 years: Admission is free!
Groups with min. 20 people: reduced admission (depending on choice of exhibition)

Public tours: Admission plus € 3
Public city tours: € 3
Mulimedia Guide: € 3

Booked tours for school groups: € 5 p.p. (from 16 participants)/flat rate 75 € for the group (up to 15 participants)
Booked workshop for student groups: 7,50 € p.p. (from 21 participants)/flat rate 150 € for the group (up to 20 participants)
Booked guided tour for student groups: 70 € flat rate + entrance fee
Booked guided tour for adult groups: 85 € all-inclusive + entrance fee

Booked workshop in the Young Museum: 120 € flat rate (school classes, school groups)
Booked workshop in the Young Museum: 175 € all-inclusive (private group)

For bookings on weekends/holidays: plus 10 €
For bookings in a foreign language: plus 10 €


The reduced rates apply upon presentation of proof for:

- Students who are not registered at the institutions listed below (over 18 years of age)
- People with disabilities (50 and up on the German disability rating scale)
- for Frankfurt Card holders
– Recipients of ALG II (unemployment benefits)
- Members of the Frankfurter Stadt- und Gästeführerverein e.V.
- Persons undertaking voluntary service, e.g. voluntary social year, voluntary ecological year, voluntary military service (with proof)

- for holders of Kulturpass or Frankfurt Pass: 1 €
- Refugees with proof / identification: 1 €

Free admission

Free admission on presentation of proof for:

- Students of Goethe University Frankfurt
- Students of the Frankfurt School of Applied Sciences
- Students of the Frankfurt University of Music and Performing Arts (HfMDK)
- Students of the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
- Trainees (each over 18 years)
- Holders of the Ehrenamtskarte Hessen and the JULEICA card
- Members of ICOM (international council of museums), Deutscher Museumsbund, Verband der Restauratoren e.V. (VDR)
- Members of the Freunde & Förderer and the Historical-Archaeological Society (HAG)
- Visitors from the partner cities (Lyon, Birmingham, Deuil-La Barre, Milan, Cairo, Tel Aviv, Guangzhou, Toronto, Budapest, Prague, Leipzig, Granada, Krakow, Dubai, Yokohama, Eskişehir, Philadelphia)


Valid for: two consecutive days for all museums in the city
Families (2 adults and children): €32
Single: €21/€12 reduced
available in all Frankfurt museums and at www.museumsufercard.de


Valid for: 1 year for all museums in the city
Families (2 adults and children): €150
Single €89/€45 reduced
available in all Frankfurt museums and at www.museumsufercard.de

We are happy to help you with booking tickets and planning your visit. Find out more about additional services, such as tours, multimedia guides (for guests over 14 years) and culinary offerings in the museum. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have further questions.

Groups without guided tours should contact the visitor service in advance (Tel. +49 69 212-35154, besucherservice(at)historisches-museum-frankfurt.de).

We need at least 14 days in advance for tour requests.

Information and registration
Monday to Friday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tel. +49 69 212-35154
Fax +49 69 212-42078
E-mail: besucherservice(at)historisches-museum-frankfurt.de

Historisches Museum Frankfurt
Saalhof 1
60311 Frankfurt am Main
We recommend travelling by public transport.
Transport connections
U-Bahn: U4, U5 (Dom/Römer), tram: 11, 12 (Römer/Paulskirche)
by foot approx. 5 minutes from the stations across the Römerberg in the direction of the Main riverbank.
S-Bahn lines 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, or 9 to Frankfurt-Hauptwache, approx. 10 minutes by foot in the direction of the Römer.
Car parks
Dom Römer, Domstr. 1
Alt-Sachsenhausen: Walter-Kolb-Str. 16 (B43)
Hauptwache: Kornmarkt 10