Your Visit

Your Visit

Current Information

Please note that backpacks and bags, bulky and sharp objects, umbrellas as well as coats and jackets are not permitted in the exhibition rooms and must be stored in the lockers.

Current changes in the collection:
The installation Writing through the Essay 'On the Duty of Civil Disobedience' by John Cage will not be on display until September 2024.

You can find information about our current exhibitions here.

Dates for guided tours, courses, children's programmes and more can be found in our calendar of events. (Since our events are mainly in German, the calendar is available on our German page only. Please choose the German language and click the "Veranstaltungen" Button or icon displayed on the top left.)
It is also possible to book online tours or group tours for adults and school classes at the Kunsthalle. Information and registration at: T +49 (0)421 - 32 908 220

Art Surfer. The guide on your smartphone: Interactive Web Apps (in German), Masterpieces of art history to listen to and read along on your smartphone, art stories for children (in German): (Please bring your own headphones for use in the Kunsthalle.)

Opened online: The Kunsthalle Bremen put its collection online in 2013 and has presented exhibitions and a selection of masterpieces on Google Arts & Culture since 2019.

Would you like to rate your visit to the Kunsthalle? We look forward to your feedback:

(Last updated: 11 April 2024)

Opening Hours

Tues  10 am - 9 pm | Wed - Sun  10 am - 5 pm
Closed on Mondays

Public Holidays:
Good Friday (29.3.2024): 10 am - 5 pm
Easter Sunday and Easter Monday (31.3./1.4.2024): 10 am - 5 pm
1.5.2024: 10 am - 6 pm
Ascension Day (9.5.2024): 10 am - 5 pm
Whitsunday and Whitmonday (19.5./20.5.2024): 10 am - 5 pm
German Unification Day (3.10.2024): 10 am - 5 pm
Reformation Day (31.10.2024): 10 am - 5 pm
Christmas Eve (24.12.2024): closed
Christmas Day (25.12.2024): noon - 6 pm
Boxing Day (26.12.2024): 10 am - 6 pm
New Year's Eve (31.12.2024): 10 am - 3 pm
New Year's Day (1.1.2025): noon - 6 pm

Opening hours Members Office:
Tues 10 am - 5 pm | Thu 10 am - 5 pm

Admission Fees

Admission incl. exhibitions and collection:
Adults: € 10,-
Reduced Fee*: € 5,-
Groups of more than 10 persons: € 8,- per person

* Visitors entitled to a discount upon presentation of the corresponding ID:
- Students under 36, Trainees, Federal volunteers (Bundesfreiwilligendienst) or Social service volunteers (Freiwilliges Soziales Jahr)
- Visitors with disabilities (GdB 50+). Attendants for those with severe disabilities are admitted free of charge with the corresponding designation in the severely handicapped pass.
- Recipients of Citizen's benefit (Bürgergeld), social assistance/basic social security (Sozialhilfe/Grundsicherung), asylum seeker assistance, housing benefit (Wohngeld), child allowance (Kinderzuschlag) and war victim relief

Free admission upon presentation of the corresponding ID:
- Children and young people under 19
- Members of Kunstverein in Bremen
- Students with the Kultursemesterticket Bremen
- Refugees with proof from the initial reception centre

Die Sparkasse Bremen provides free admission to the Kunsthalle for children and teenagers.

Book Tickets
Mobile ticket or print@home: Book your ticket online – at no additional cost.
Tickets at reduced rates are not available during advance ticket sales.
No exchange or refund is possible.
Online tickets do not include the usage of public transportation.

Ticket vouchers are available at the Kunsthalle ticket desk.
Online booking is not possible.

Guided tours & Educational offerings

Group Tours & Group Tours online
(available in German, Dutch, English, French and Russian)
from € 80,- (plus admission fee)
Information and Registration at T +49 (0)421 - 32 908 220 or online

Public Tours
(in German only)
Sun 3 pm
Dates and topics of the public tours can be found here (in German only)
Book Online tickets

Art Surfer
Free guide on your smartphone:
(Please bring your own headphones for use in the Kunsthalle.)

Booklets for visiting the museum
An activity booklet for children and introductory texts in simple language in German and Russian are available at the ticket desk. The activity booklet is also available in English and Arabic.

How to get to the Kunsthalle Bremen

Kunsthalle Bremen
Am Wall 207
28195 Bremen

Kunsthalle Bremen on Google Maps

By Bus and Tram
Take the bus lines 24 or 25 or the tram lines 2, 3, 4, 6 or 8 to the junction Domsheide. From here you leave the city in the direction of Ostertor. The Kunsthalle is about 300m on the right.

By Rail
You reach Bremen central station with German rail and leave the station at the main southern exit. Within minutes tram lines 4, 6 or 8 will take you after only three stops to Domsheide junction. From there it is about 300m on foot in the direction away from the city centre towards Ostertor. Or you may take a stroll of about 1,200m through the Wall gardens to the Kunsthalle or go by taxi from the station.
This way for train travel information

Information about the VBN timetables
VBN-Serviceauskunft: T +49 (0)421 - 59 60 59

Mit dem Auto
Bei Anfahrt über die Autobahn A1 nutzen Sie bitte die Ausfahrt Bremen-Hemelingen, Richtung Weser-Stadion. Bleiben Sie auf dem Osterdeich bis zum Parkhaus Ostertor/Kulturmeile oder fahren Sie weiter über den Altenwall/Ostertorstraße zum Parkhaus Am Dom. Wenn Sie über die Autobahn A27 fahren, wählen Sie die Ausfahrten Bremen-Überseestadt oder Bremen-Vahr. Das Bremer Parkleitsystem weist Ihnen den Weg in die BREPARK-Parkhäuser Ostertor-Kulturmeile und Am Dom.

Eingabe in das Navigations-System:
Parkhaus Ostertor/Kulturmeile, Osterdeich 1–3, 28203 Bremen oder Parkhaus Am Dom, Wilhadistr. 1, 28195 Bremen
Opening hours, scale of charges and further information about the garages
Information about bus parking places can be found here



Raumplan Kunsthalle Bremen (PDF | German)
Raumplan Kunsthalle Bremen (PDF | German)
Floor Plan Kunsthalle Bremen (PDF | English)
Floor Plan Kunsthalle Bremen (PDF | English)
Visitor Guidelines for the Kunsthalle Bremen (PDF | German)
Visitor Guidelines for the Kunsthalle Bremen (PDF | German)