Two-G access model

Please note that the two-G access model will apply at the Bucerius Kunst Forum for exhibition and event operations. Proof of full Corona vaccination or recovery in conjunction with photo identification will then be required for admission.

For the time being, children and teens under the age of 18 will be able to participate in all two-G offerings without proof of testing, vaccination or recovery. In addition, children under the age of 7 are not required to wear a medical mask.

The Bucerius Kunst Forum cash desk and the Book Shop are excluded from the two-G rule.

Cash desk
daily 11:00 am — 5:00 pm

Exhibition from 16.10.2021
daily 11:00 am — 7:00 pm
thursday 11:00 am — 9:00 pm

Shop from 1.12.2021
daily 12:00 am — 6:00 pm

Special opening hours
31.10.2021 11:00 am — 7:00 pm
24.12.2021 closed
31.12.2021 11:00 am — 5:00 pm

Exhibition tickets

You can book a ticket for the exhibition Nolde and the North online or at the cash desk of the Bucerius Kunst Forum.

Online tickets

Two times Nolde in Hamburg

With a combination ticket, you can also visit the exhibition taking place at the same time at the Hamburger Kunsthalle „Meistens grundiere ich mit Kreide…“ Emil Noldes Maltechnik  (16.10.2021 — 18.4.2022).

Ticket prices

Adults: 9 Euro
Reduced Admission: 6 Euro
Mondays (Except public holidays): 6 Euro

Reduced Admission

  • Pupils
  • Students up to the age of 25 years
  • Doctoral students
  • Trainees
  • Bundesfreiwilligendienstleistende
  • Unemployed and welfare beneficaries
  • People with disabilities
  • Holder of the following cards: Hamburg Card, NDR Kulturkarte, ART Card

Free admission

  • Children and young people under the age of 18 years
  • Students of art history
  • Accompanying persons for persons with disabilities
  • Members of Bucerius Kunst Club or Young Member
  • Members of IAA International Association of Art
  • ICOM-Members 
  • Journalists with a press pass 
  • Members of Tourismusverband Hamburg e.V. 
  • Member of Verband Deutscher Gästeführer 
  • Members of Verband Deutscher Kunsthistoriker


Groups of 10 or more receive the reduced admission of 6 Euro.
Please note that we can only guarantee the entry into the Bucerius Kunst Forum if groups register at Museumsdienst Hamburg beforehand.


The 12-Month Pass is valid for one year and gives you one free admission to each gallery of the Kunstmeile, including special exhibitions.

  • 12-Month Pass:  36 Euro
  • Reduced price: 22 Euro
  • Holder of Hamburg Card: 28,50 Euro

The 3-Day Pass gives you unlimited entry to all five galleries for a period of three days.

  • 3-Day Pass: 25 Euro
  • Reduced price: 19 Euro
  • Holder of Hamburg Card: 20 Euro

More Information

Event tickets

Accompanying the Nolde-exhibition, there is a varied programm of events around the themes dealt with in the exhibition. You can book tickets for the events in our online shop or at the cash desk of the Bucerius Kunst Forum.

Due to the limited capacity we recommend booking a ticket in our online shop.

online tickets

When enjoying art, the health and safety of everyone is most important, therefore appropriate hygiene measures and precautions are taken to protect visitors and staff.

You can find more information under our current instructions.

Current information for your visit

Bucerius Kunst Forum gGmbH
Alter Wall 12
20457 Hamburg
+49 (0)40 36 09 96 0

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By public transport

You can reach us by DB trains from all directions, exit Hauptbahnhof or Dammtor station, with the U3 station Rathaus, the U1, U2, U4, S1, S2 and S3 station Jungfernstieg, the MetroBuslinien 3, 4, 5, 6 and the Bus 109 stop Rathausmarkt and the express bus lines 31, 34, 35, 36, 37 stop Rathausmarkt.

All information can be found on the website of the HVV.

By car

Parking is available in the parking garages: 

  • Bucerius Passage / Alter Wall (Entrance Alter Wall, parking garages are located directly under the Bucerius Kunst Forum)
  • Bleichenhof / Stadthöfe (Entrance Große Bleichen) 
  • Hanseviertel (Entrance Hohe Bleichen) 
  • Alsterhaus (Entrance Bei der Stadtwassermühle) 

Nolde and the North
Guided tour

Our public guided tours will introduce you to the themes of the current exhibition Nolde and the North in at least 30 minutes. During the tour, you will learn more about Emil Nolde's early work, his fascination with Scandinavian painting, and the formative influence that Nordic artists of his time had on him. In addition, you can ask our art educators questions and share your impressions.

2 Euro (excluding exhibition ticket)

General Information
The event is in German.


BKF Guide as an App for your smartphone

You can also experience our audio tour of the exhibition from the comfort of your own home. Simply download our BKF Guide as an app onto your smartphone.

BKF Guide for your smartphone

Bucerius Kunst Forum provides full wheelchair access

  • The cash desk and shop are on the ground floor.
  • A wheelchair-accessible lift takes visitors up to the first floor with the exhibition gallery, up to the second floor with auditorium and atrium and down to the cloakroom in the basement.
  • Wheelchair-accessible toilet
  • A wheelchair for visitors with walking difficulties is available free of charge at the cloakroom.

Barrier-free education

In addition to a spatially barrier-free access, the Bucerius Kunst Forum is also interested in making the exhibitions shown accessible to people with disabilities. For example, you can book sign language tours of the current exhibition.

more information in German

Openinghours from 1.12.2021
daily 12:00 am — 6:00 pm

ettu konzept GmbH
+49 (0)40 36 09 96 12

Two-G access model

Please note that the two-G access model will apply at the Bucerius Kunst Forum for exhibition and event operations from October 15, 2021. Proof of full Corona vaccination or recovery in conjunction with photo identification will then be required for admission.

Your event in our space

Bucerius Kunst Forum can provide exceptional rooms for your event, with one of the best views in Hamburg of the Binnenalster and Rathausmarkt. Receptions for up to 300 people, conventions, seminars and press conferences can be held here in grand surroundings.

  • View the current exhibition outside the official opening hours.
  • Enhance your event by offering an exclusive guided tour or an art history lecture on the exhibition theme.

Information for downloading (German)