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Plan Your Visit

We are open and look forward to your visit!

Please consider all instructions for ticket booking, contact tracking, as well as our health and safety instructions. 

Information for your visit

Online-Tickets

  • Admission is only possible with an online ticket. It is not possible to buy a ticket on site at the museum.
  • You can book your online time slot tickets here.
  • The time slot tickets are automatically activated 3 days before the start of the time slots. If no bookable tickets are displayed, the slot is already fully booked.
  • Tickets are limited. Access to the exhibition is only possible in the booked time slot:
    • Tuesday - Friday: 09:30 - 14:00 h and 14:00 - 18:00 h
    • Saturday/Sunday and holidays: 10:00 - 14:00 h and 14:00 - 18:00 h
  • Children under 6 years of age, holders of annual passes or voucher cards also require an online ticket (free of charge in this case).

Please note:

Annual Tickets

  • The terms of all Annual Passes affected by the March to May 2020 and November 2020 to May 2021 closures will be extended by the duration of the closures. The extension will take place automatically at the entrance, it is not necessary to exchange the card.

Health and safety instructions

  • The visit of the exhibition is only possible with a FFP2 mask.
  • Exceptions:
    • Children under the age of 6 years are not required to wear a mask
    • Children up to the age of 14 years are exempted from the obligation to wear an FFP2 mask. They are still obliged to wear a medical mask instead
    • Persons with a medical certificate, deaf and hard of hearing persons and persons who communicate with them, as well as their accompanying persons
  • If you feel ill, please stay at home.
  • Please keep a minimum distance of 2 m to others. Should there be a queue in front of the main portal at short notice, please make sure that the minimum distance is also observed here.
  • Cough or sneeze into the crook of your arm or into a handkerchief and please do not touch your face (eyes, nose, mouth).
  • Avoid touching items or other people (e.g. shaking hands, hugging, touching information boards, displays, surfaces).
  • Please visit the exhibition only alone, in pairs or with members of your own household.
  • Please note our wayfinding system in the exhibition with corresponding floor markings.
  • Do not form groups.
  • Wash your hands regularly and thoroughly (at least 30 seconds) with soap and water, and disinfect them afterwards, if possible.

Restrictions

  • The exhibition hall Live Digitization is closed. Some interactive exhibition elements (Jurascopes and Installation Cosmos and Solar System) have been removed. We have expanded our digital offer.
  • The museum café is closed. You are permitted to bring your own water or other non-alcoholic drinks.
  • The cloakroom is closed. Jackets and bags (up to A4 size) can brought into the exhibition. Lockers for larger bags are available as usual.
  • Events and educational programs can only take place digitally. Current information on our digital offerings can be found here.

For your own protection and the protection of other visitors, we ask you to observe the regulations.

Opening Hours

Closed on Mondays
Open Tuesday - Friday, 9.30 - 18.00
Saturday, Sunday and on public holidays: 10.00 - 18.00

  • Last entry 30 minutes before closing.

Special Opening Hours

The museum is opened on the following public holidays:

  • New Year's Day: 1 January
  • Easter
  • Labour Day: 1 May
  • Ascension Day
  • Pentecost
  • German Unity Day: 3 October
  • Christmas: 26 December

Closing Days

  • On 23.06.2021 the museum closes already at 2 pm.
  • Christmas: 24 - 25 December
  • New Year's Eve: 31 December

Admission & Online Tickets

Single Tickets

  • Adults 8.00 €
  • Reduced tickets 5.00 €

Family and Group Tickets

  • Family card (two adults and up to three children under 14 years) 15.00 €
  • Small family card (one adult and up to two children under 14 years) 9.00 €
  • Adults in groups of 10 people and more 5.00 € (currently not bookable)
  • Reduced ticket in groups of 10 people and more 2.00 € (currently not bookable)

Annual Tickets

  • Adults 32.00 €
  • Reduced 20.00 €
  • Family card (two adults and up to three children under 14 years) 60.00 €
  • Small family card (one adult and up to two children under 14 years) 36.00 €

Please send us the filled in form to order your annual ticket.

During special exhibitions the admission may vary. Paying by cash card is possible.

Reduced Entry

Eligible for reduced entrance are:

  • Children of a max. age of 15
  • Pupils from the age of 16 with official school card
  • Students
  • Apprentices
  • Pensioners
  • Welfare recipients
  • Unemployed people
  • Attendees of voluntary services
  • People with disabilities with official certificate (from degree of disability 50)

Please note, that you may be asked to prove documentation at the entrance.

Furthermore, we offer discounts in various ticket cooperations. Please show your voucher, card or coupon at the ticket counter:

  • Berlin WelcomeCard
  • Museum Pass
  • Cooperation with the Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin: On presentation of a ticket from the Deutsches Technikmuseum Berlin, we will grant free entrance for an accompanying person, i.e. one visitor buys a full-price ticket, the second will be free of charge. The offer is not valid for our group or family rates, as they are already reduced, and cannot be combined with further discounts.
  • Jakob Kudsk Steensen: Berl-Berl: On presentation of the ticket for the exhibition Berl Berl, visitors to the museum are entitled to book a reduced ticket in each case: Adults book the reduced ticket for 5€ (instead of 8,-€), reduced visitors book the promotional ticket for 2,-€ (instead of 5,-€). The discount promotion is valid in the period 10.07. - 26.09.2021. The offer is not valid for group and family fares. The offer cannot be combined with other discounts.

Free Entry

  • Pre-school children
  • Members of the ICOM
  • Members of the WFTGA
  • Member card holders of the German Museums Association (Deutscher Museumsbund)
  • Students of the Berlin universities participating to Museum’s seminars
  • Press card holders
  • Persons accompanying disabled persons (registered in disabled persons official certificate)
  • Staff of museums in Berlin (museum card required)
  • Refugees and Welcome Classes

Contact

General Requests

Requests and Registration regarding Events, Guided Tours, Birthday Parties etc.
On this page you will find current digital formats.

Please use our website to obtain first information about our programme:

Additionally, you will get personal advice by calling our Education Department Team. Please pay attention to their office hours:

  • Monday: 9.00 - 11.00 and 13.00 - 15.00
  • Tuesday: 15.00 - 17.00
  • Wednesday: 13.00 - 15.00
  • Thursday: 13.00 - 15.00
  • Friday: 09.00 - 11.00

Address

Museum für Naturkunde Berlin
Invalidenstraße 43
10115 Berlin