historisches museum frankfurt

Saalhof 1 (Römerberg)
60311 Frankfurt am Main

The restoration of the historical buildings on the bank of the River Main has been finished. A whole series of newly conceived exhibitions on Frankfurts widely varied history will await you. The construction measures will conclude with the opening of the new building on the Römerberg scheduled for 2017.



Opening hours

Tuesday to Sunday and on all holidays
10 am to 5 pm

Wednesday 10 am to 9 pm
Closed: Mondays


Special Opening hours

24 December: 10am to 5 pm

25 December: 10 am to 5 pm

26 December: 10 am to 5 pm

1 January 2017: 11 am to 5 pm

14 April 2017: 10 am to 5 pm

17 April 2017: 10 am to 5 pm

1 May 2017: 10 am to 5 pm









Museum admission 7.00 € / reduced fee 3.50 €
Family ticket 15.00 € (2 adults and 4 children max.), free adm. for children under 6

Family Singleticket 8.00 € (1 adult and 4 children max.)

From 1 January on children and pupils up to the age of 18 join free entrance!

with Kulturpass: 1.00 €

Persons eligible for reduced fee:
school pupils, university students, vocational trainees, disabled persons with ≥ 50 % disability, and holders of the Frankfurt Pass or Frankfurt Card


Visitor Service

Information and registration

Susanne Angetter
Monday to Thursday: 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Tel ++49 (0)69-212-35154
Fax ++49 (0)69-212-42078
E-mail besucherservice.historisches-museum(at)stadt-frankfurt.de


How to find us

Local public transport
Underground Railway U4, U5 (Dom / Römer)
Tram 11, 12 (Römer / Paulskirche)
within walking distance ca. 5 minutes
Car parks
Parkhäuser (within walking distance ca. 10 minutes)
Alt-Sachsenhausen: Walter-Kolb-St. 16 (B43)
Hauptwache: Kornmarkt 10


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Museums Administration
Graphic Arts Collection

Solmsstraße 18 (at Westbahnhof)
60486 Frankfurt am Main
Tel. ++49 (0)69-212-35599
Fax ++49 (0)69-212-30702
E-Mail: info.historisches-museum(at)stadt-frankfurt.de

historisches museum frankfurt: The freshly renovated Saalhof on the North Bank of the Main (2012) (c) hmf, Foto: J. Baumann



Guided tours (duration 60–90 minutes)

Public guided tours are included in the admission fee
For groups: 60 € + admission per person

For school groups: 4.50 € per person

Workshops: 6 € per person

Please contact the Visitor Service


Tours of the city

For groups: 60 €

More informations about the different tours you can find here!


Satourday 2013

Every last Saturday of the month: free admission
The Saturday guided tour for families


The Museumsufer Ticket

Valid for admission to all municipal museums on two consecutive days
Families (2 adults and children): 28.00 €
Individual visitors: 18.00 € / reduced 10.00 €
Available at all Frankfurt museums

The Museumsufer Card

Valid for admission to all municipal museums for one year
Families (2 adults and children): 150 €
Individual visitors: 85 € / reduced 42 €
Available at all Frankfurt museums and www.museumsufercard.de



During the construction works the exhibition areas in the museum's old buildings are not barrier-free. 2017 with the opening of the museum's new buildings all exhibition areas excluding the Toll Tower will be completely barrier-free.