Visitor Information

Photos: T. Ahangari

Opening hours
Tuesday to Sunday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
1st Thursday of the month: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. (except public holidays)

Single ticket: 8 €, reduced: 6 €
Combination ticket (in combination with the permanent exhibition): 10 €, reduced: 7 €

Guided Tours
Public guided tours (only entrance fees) by the RJM Museum Society: Thursday 6 p.m. and Sunday 3.30 p.m.

Guided tours by the Museum Service every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month at 3 p.m.

Booking of guided tours and workshops for school classes, groups, and individual visitors via or fax +49 (0)221 221 24544.

Phone Enquiries (guided tours):
For adults: + 49 (0)221 221 27380
For schools: +49 (0)221 221 23468
For courses: + 49 (0)221 221 24077

Audioguides will be available in both German and English and are free of charge for visitors of the special exhibition.

Short guide
A short guide through the exhibition will be available both in German and English at the price of 5€.

Photography for private use in the foyer and the permanent exhibition is permitted as long as it is done without tripod and flash.
In the special exhibition photography is not permitted due to the wishes of the lending institutions.

Getting there
The museum is located in the centre of Cologne and is easily accessed by public and private transport.
Public Transport:
Bus, tram, metro stop Neumarkt (2 minutes walking distance)
KVB numbers 1, 3, 4, 7, 9, 16, 18
Bus numbers 136, 146

From Cologne/Bonn Airport take the S-Bahn (local train) to Köln/Hauptbahnhof (Cologne main station). Change to the metro number 16 or 18 to Neumarkt.

Underground car park Cäcilienstraβe, directly beneath the museum
Entrance via Cäcilienstraβe

The museum is suitable for wheelchair users.

Museum Shop
The shop is open during the regular opening times of the museum.
Tel. +49 (0)221- 933 1065 0

Bistro KOLBS
The bistro offers a rich selection. For reservations, private functions or event catering please contact Gereon Goldbach
Tel : +49 (0)221 - 39 90 99 57