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Tomorrow | 03.00 pm

»'S Dortchen kochet«
Grimms Gerüchteküche

Special Exhibition

Cover motif for the special exhibition

The Rumpelstiltskin File. Looking for clues in fairy tales and law.

The exhibition illuminates the question of right and wrong in three chapters, spanning from the Brothers Grimm's Children's and Household Tales through their lives and work to our present day.

Permanent Exhibition

Mother and child look at fairy tale books in the "Folk tales" section.

GRIMMWELT adventure space

Experience fairy tale collectors and linguists Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm in this fascinating world of knowledge and discovery.

  • App

Audio Guide

One person holds a smartphone with the visible audio guide of the GRIMMWELT.
For Adults | Groups | Accessibility


60 minutes

Audio guide

German, English, French, Turkish

Reading guide

German, English, Spanish, French, Turkish, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Chinese, and Japanese


German with audio description
Sign language (German)
Easy language (German)


€ 2 audio guide
€ 1 headphones | Use of own headphones possible


You can call up interesting and exciting content for the stations of the permanent exhibition “von Ä wie ÄRSCHLEIN to Z wie ZETTEL” – either as an audio guide to listen to or as a media and reading guide.


A limited number of devices is available at the box office, (for groups only by prior reservation).

Audio guides should be used only by individual participants without a smart phone!



Download the GRIMMWELT app at home on your smart phone free of charge (available for IOS & Android).

Do I need mobile data for this?

After you install the app, the first time you open it, the media content will be downloaded in the language pre-set by your smart phone. You should thus first open the app when you are connected your home Wi-Fi.

During your visit to GRIMMWELT you can then play and/or read the content via your smart phone – without an internet connection.

Where can I download the app?

The different versions of the GRIMMWELT app

  • Audio/media guide in different languages
  • German sign language
  • German in easy language
  • German with audio description

can be found here in the Google Playstore or in the Apple Appstore.

Please use headphones to play the audio so that you do not disturb the other visitors!