Opening hours


Don’t forget our extended opening hours on bank holidays and in the school holidays.
Please also bear in mind on which days the museum is closed.
The shop always has the same opening hours as the museum.

Extended opening hours in the school holidays

In the Baden-Württemberg school holidays (Easter, Whitsun, summer, autumn half term and Christmas), we are open from 11 am to 6 pm Thursday to Friday and from 11 am to 5 pm on Saturday and Sunday. ***

Baden-Württemberg school holidays:

Easter holidays: 23.03.2024 – 07.04.2024
Whitsun holiday: 20.05.2024 – 02.06.2024
Summer holidays: 18.07.2024 – 08.09.2024
Autumn half term: 28.10.2024 – 03.11.2024
Christmas holidays: 23.12.2023 – 06.01.2025


School holiday opening hours***:

Thursday–Friday: 11:00 am–6:00 pm
Saturday–Sunday: 11:00 am–5:00 pm

*** Please bear in mind on which days the museum is closed (see bank holidays)

Public holiday opening hours


Special opening hours for groups

We offer extended opening hours for large groups, school groups, clubs and bus tours (when booked in advance) Monday to Wednesday and on Thursday and Friday mornings. Tours can be provided on request. Tours last approx. 1 hour and are followed by a 20 min. film from Brazil. You should plan a total of 2 hours to visit the museum and take a tour. Usually, it is possible to join an existing group. Please contact us to book in your group.