In the GRIMM WORLD Kassel, language, fairy tales and biographical information are presented in a way that is attractive for people of all ages. With the help of artists, educators for art and media competency, cultural and social institutions, the GRIMM WORLD is modern, innovative and relevant.

Individual and public guided tours, workshops and a wide range of events make the GRIMM WORLD a place of lively learning.

Networking of Brothers Grimm, © GRIMMWELT

Interaction between art and visitors, © GRIMMWELT

Going round the GRIMM WORLD on your own

25 entries from the German dictionary lead the way, but also leave room for personal interests and an individual route through the GRIMM WORLD. A good introduction is the leaflet "Tour guide" and the GRIMM WORLD app, either as a free download or on a device borrowed from the ticket office.

Guided tour of the GRIMM WORLD

During the guided tour in German, you will gain an overall impression of the numerous topics of the GRIMM WORLD and new and varied insights into the life and work of the Brothers Grimm.

In the permanent exhibition: every Saturday and Sunday from 3.00 to 4.00 pm in German

In the temporary exhibition: every Sunday and public holiday from Nov. 17th to Apr. 13th at 4.00pm in German

Meeting point: Entrance hall of the GRIMM WORLD

Price per person: 5 € | Reduced 3 €, plus museum admission charge

We ask you to kindly reserve your place(s) by the previous Thursday, 6.00 pm: Phone +49-561-5986190 or by email: kasse(at)

The guided tours take place when at least two people have booked. Maximum number of participants: 20 persons.

"World tour" for children

Bright amber signs and the „World Tour Passport“, guiding the little pioneers. © GRIMMWELT, Photo: Harry Soremski

Children can discover the world of the Brothers Grimm by themselves – on their own or together with others. A children’s treasure hunt and quiz in the Grimms’ world of fairy tales and language. Ask at the ticket office for the leaflet "World Tour". And then we’re off!