Opening Hours, Prices & Tickets


Opening hours

Tuesday to Friday from 12 noon to 5 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Public Holidays

On the following holidays the museum is open from 11 am to 5 pm: Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Easter Monday, Labor Day (May 1), Ascension Day, Whit Sunday, Whit Monday, Corpus Christi, German Unification Day, All Saints' Day, Boxing Day.

On New Year's Day the museum is open from 1 to 5 pm.

The museum will be closed on the following holidays: Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve.

The Lehmbruck Museum will also be closed on the carnival holidays Weiberfastnacht and Rosenmontag.



Due to exhibition remodelling, reduced admission prices apply from 14 May to 15 June 2024: EUR 5, reduced EUR 3.

Individual: EUR 9 / discounted EUR 5 (*)
Family ticket: EUR 15 (2 adults + children up to 14 years old)
Children up to 14 years old accompanied by adults and those accompanying blind people or people with dementia: admission free
Annual ticket: EUR 35 / discounted EUR 20 (*)

School and nursery groups per person (including supervisors): EUR 2 (without guided tour)

(*) Discounts are granted to pre-booked groups, groups of 20 people or more without guided tours, people with disabilities (from 70%), school pupils and students, apprentices, people receiving social security benefits and voluntary persons presenting their “Ehrenamtskarte NRW”. Discounts can not be combined.

Members of ICOM, of the German Association of Art Histora (Deutscher Verband für Kunstgeschichte), of the Association of Restorers (Verband der Restauratoren e. V.), of the Association of German Museum Education (Bundesverband Deutscher Museumspädagogik e.V.), and holders of a valid press card, of a RuhrKultur.Card or a Ruhr.TopCard are admitted free of charge.

Every first Friday of the month: "Pay what you want!" - You decide how much you pay for admission!
Pre-booked groups are excluded.

Information on free-of-charge offerings is available from KulturPott.Ruhr.



You can book tickets for your next visit in our museum here:


Tickets for guided tours and events can still be booked in our ticketshop.


Taking photos in the Lehmbruck Museum

Photography for private purposes is permitted in the Lehmbruck Museum. Taking flash photos as well as the use of tripods is prohibited for conservational reasons.

If you have any questions about the artists' copyright, please contact the ticket office staff. You can also find more information here.