General Information

Außenansicht Hamburg Museum, Foto: Ulrike Pfeiffer

Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg
Museum für Hamburgische Geschichte Holstenwall 24
20355 Hamburg
Phone +49 40 428 132 100
Fax +49 40 428 132 112

Opening hours
Tuesdays to Saturdays 10.00 to 17.00 h
Sundays 10.00 to 18.00 h
Closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. The museum is open from 10.00 to 18.00 on all other public holidays.

€ 9,50 for individual visitors
€ 7 for group visitors (minimum 10 people)
€ 6 students (aged up to 30), apprentices/trainees, the unemployed, social security recipients, FSJ, BKK members
Free admission for children and young people under 18, members of the press, carers accompanying a disabled visitor, members of the Deutsches Museumsbund, members of the foundation council and the board of trustees of SHMH, board members and foundation council members of the state museums, ICOM, BVGD, members of the Friends of the SHMH, members of the Verein für Hamburgische Geschichte, BBK, Verband Deutscher Kunsthistoriker

Travel directions
U-Bahn Line U3, stop St. Pauli
Bus 112, stop “Museum für Hamburgische Geschichte”

The museum is largely barrier-free. In particular wheelchair users can visit most exhibition halls by elevator. Please consult our attendants.