Entrance Fee

12 euros, reduced 8 euros, free under 18 years

Last admission and ticket sales 30 minutes before closing time.

Entry to the open space "Freiraum", the library and the restaurant "Destille" is free.


Annual Ticket for university and college students, trainees and for those still in school aged 18 years: 20 euros (valid for 365 days from date of purchase)

Concessionary entrance fee 8 euros (with valid proof of eligibility)

Thursdays after 5 pm for everyone, Groups (up to 10 persons), School and university students, apprentices/trainees (18-30 years), persons registered as jobless and receiving welfare benefits (SGB II, SGB XII and AsylbLG), severely handicapped persons, holders of an art-card, Hamburg-Card, NDR Kultur Card or members of the TheaterGemeinde.

Free entrance (with valid proof of eligibility)

Children and young adults under the age of 18, kindergarten, nersery school and school classes of mainstream schools within a class trip including two supervisors, duly accredited journalists with a valid press card, holders of the pass of the Kunstmeile Hamburg, members of the Deutsche Museumsbund, the A.I.C.A., the ICOM, the BBK (Bundesverband Bildender Künstlerinnen und Künstler), the Verband Deutscher Kunsthistoriker, the IKT (International Association of Curators of Contemporary Art), the Bundesverband Museumspädagogik e.V. and the Bundesverband freiberuflicher Ethnolog_innen e.V., holders of a Hamburger Ferienpass, holders of a Hamburg City Pass, necessary accompanying persons for severely handicapped visitors, members of the Justus Brinckmann Gesellschaft (Freundeskreis des MKG), members of the Stiftung für die Hamburger Kunstsammlungen or members of the Patriotische Gesellschaft.

Kunstmeile Hamburg

1 pass - 5 museums: Kunstmeile Hamburg
25 euros, concessionary fee: 19 euros
12-months-pass 36 euros, concessionary fee: 22 euros

Free entrance for children and young adults up to 18 Years!


We recommend – especially for a visit at the weekend – that you book your ticket in advance online with an obligatory entry time slot. In this way admission is guaranteed. Please note that we currently only accept credit card payments. Booking is possible up to two weeks in advance and cannot be cancelled. Tickets can still be purchased on site upon availability.

Service hotline

Monday to Friday, 10 am - 4 pm
T. +49 (0)40 428134-880