As a precautionary measure to limit the spread of COVID-19, GRIMMWELT is closed until further notice.

Dear visitors,

as a precautionary measure to limit the spread of COVID-19, GRIMMWELT is closed from 14 March 2020 6 p.m. until further notice.

We are deeply committed to the safety of our visitors and employees and appreciate your understanding of this decision.

Please note that all public events and tours are cancelled until the end of April.

Cafe-restaurant Falada is also closed to the public until further notice. 

The staff will answer your questions concerning private events via email (info(at) For contact details and updates please consult our website at

Our administration staff continues to work as normal and can be reached by phone, mail or email. For more information, go to

We are in regular contact with the municipal authorities, monitor the development of the situation closely and will keep you up-to-date on all relevant news at and


Peter Stohler
Director and Head of Programmes

Opening hours

Tuesday- Sunday10am – 6pm
Friday10am – 8pm
Easter Monday10am – 6pm
Whit Monday10am – 6pm
24.12.10am – 2pm
25.12.10am – 6pm
26.12.10am – 6pm
31.12.10am – 2pm

Open on all public holidays in Hesse (except New Year’s Day) at the regular opening hours.


Adults: € 10
Reduced: € 7
Families: € 25
Groups of 8 or more, per person: € 7
Groups of 40 or more, per person: € 6

Temporary exhibition only
Adults: € 5
Reduced: € 3
Families: € 12
Groups of 8 or more, per person: € 3
Groups of 40 or more, per person: € 3

Annual pass
Adults: € 35
Reduced: € 25
Families: € 85

Parents with children, and grandparents with grandchildren

Admission free
Children under 6 years, essential companion to the severely handicapped, holders of Meine Card+, holders of Museumskarte of the Deutscher Museumsbund, holders of ICOM-Members Card

Children and young people under 18 years, schoolchildren, students, senior citizens over 65 years, disabled persons, people on national voluntary service or military service, trainees, unemployed and welfare recipients (with corresponding proof) respectively the »Mittendrin! Teilhabe Card«, holder of Kassel Card, GEO-Card or artCard

Guided tours

Tour 90 minute tour by prior appointment Regular 60 minute tour permanent exhibition every Saturday and Sunday at 3 pm Regular 60 minute tour special exhibition every Sunday at 4 pm
Price 95 €*
Adults 5 €*
Reduced 3 €*
Adults 5 €*
Reduced 3 €*
Surcharge for a tour in a language other than German 20 €

*in addition to normal entrance ticket

The guided tours take place for a minimum of two people. Maximum number of participants: 20 persons.

Booking of individual tours: Phone +49-561-707707 or booking(at)

Registration for the regular tours: Phone +49-561-5986190 or kasse(at)