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Welcome to the Historical Museum Frankfurt!

Our address is

Historisches Museum Frankfurt
Saalhof 1
60311 Frankfurt am Main
 We recommend using public transport to get to us.

Transport Links

Underground (U-Bahn) lines U4, U5 (Dom/Römer), tram lines 11, 12 (Römer/Paulskirche)
Approx. 5 min. walk from these stops; cross over Römerberg in the direction of the River Main
Light rail services (S-Bahn)
Please note: From the 14th of February to the 22nd of July 2018 the subway station DOM/Römer will not be hit.
The transport company Frankfurt (VGF) renews the fire protection and electrical wiring in this subway station.

Car Parks

Dom Römer, Domstr. 1
Alt-Sachsenhausen district: Walter-Kolb-St. 16 (B43)
Hauptwache: Kornmarkt 10


You can find information on our museum’s accessibility in English here.

Opening Times

Monday: Closed
Tuesday to Friday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday to Sunday: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Every last Saturday of the month (except in August): free admission!

Bank Holiday Opening Times

30 March (Good Friday): 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
1 April (Easter Sunday). 11 a.m. - 7.p.m.
2 April (Easter Monday): 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
1 May (May Day): 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
10 May (Ascension): 11 a.m. -7 p.m. 
20 May (Whit Sunday): 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
21 May (Whit Monday): 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
22 May (Wäldchestag local holiday): 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
31 May (Corpus Christi): 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Admission Charges

Entrance to museum: €8/concessions €4
Groups of 20+: €4 per person
Children and under-18s: Free
Refugees with ID/Kulturpass: €1


Concessions apply for children of school age, students, apprentices, the disabled (with degree of disability of 50%+ in line with German GdB scale) and Frankfurt-Pass and Frankfurt-Card holders. Entry is free for students at the Goethe University Frankfurt and Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences.


Valid for: Two consecutive days for entry to all the city’s museums
Families (2 adults & children): €28
Individuals: €18/concessions €10
Available from all Frankfurt museums and www.museumsufercard.de


Valid for: 1 year for entry to all the city’s museums
Families (2 adults & children): €150
Individuals: €85/concessions €42
Available from all Frankfurt museums and www.museumsufercard.de


Book Guided Tours
Our visitor service will be more than happy to advise you when booking group guided tours (max. 20 persons).
Visitor Service
Susanne Angetter
Monday to Thursday: 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Tel.: +49 (0)69 21235154
Fax: +49 (0)69 21242078
E-mail: besucherservice@historisches-museum-frankfurt.de
Or use our guided tour enquiry form.
You can also save and print our guided tour programme here (pdf, 170 KB).
Museum Shop
Our museum shop is located in the entrance foyer. Here, in addition to our museum and exhibition catalogues and publications, you will also find further products and gift ideas relating to our museum and its exhibitions. The shop also offers a wide range of postcards and souvenirs.
Museum Cafe
Our pleasant museum cafe serves both hot and cold snacks and drinks in the museum’s basement level or on our sun terrace.
You can visit the cafe for free during the museum’s opening times with a valid ticket.