We are pleased to welcome you in the Bucerius Kunst Forum. On this page you can find all important information about your visit at our house.

During the exhibition

11:00 am — 7:00 pm 

11:00 am — 9:00 pm

Bucerius Kunst Forum gGmbH
Rathausmarkt 2
20095 Hamburg

+49 (0)40 36 09 96 0

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: 

  • Bleichenhof (Entrance Große Bleichen) 
  • Hanseviertel (Entrance Hohe Bleichen) 
  • Alsterhaus (Entrance Bei der Stadtwassermühle) 
Adults 9 Euros
Reduced Admission 6 Euros
Mondays (Except public holidays) 6 Euros
Groups (of 10 or more) 6 Euros per person

Tickets are available at the ticket office of the Bucerius Kunst Forum. In addition, you can book them in advance in our online shop and go directly to the exhibition without waiting.

Buy online tickets —

Reduced admission for

  • Pupils
  • students up to the age of 25
  • doctoral students
  • apprentices
  • federal volunteers
  • the unemployed and welfare recipients
  • persons with disabilities
  • holders of the following cards: Hamburg Card, NDR Kulturkarte, ART Card

Free admission for

Young Member
For just 21 euros, anyone under 36 years of age is entitled to free admission to our exhibitions for a full year. In addition, Young Members only pay the reduced ticket price for all Bucerius Kunst Forum events.

The Kunstmeilenpass allows you to visit all five institutions of the Kunstmeile Hamburg (Kunsthalle Hamburg, Deichtorhallen, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Kunstverein and Bucerius Kunst Forum) including special exhibitions. It is valid for 12 months.

More Information

A visit to the Bucerius Kunst Forum as a gift?
We can issue various vouchers for one or two people.

Audio Guide
We offer German and English audio guides for our exhibitions. The audio guides are available to rent at the Bucerius Kunst Forum cash desk for a fee of 2 euros.

Talks and literary events 10 Euros / 8 Euros
Concert 20 Euros / 15 Euros
AudioSalon and Get to the Point, Hamburg Free admission

The entrance ticket entitles the holder to visit the exhibition on the day of the event, which is exclusively open to event guests on the evening of the event from 7 pm — 7:45 pm, except for the AudioSalon and Get to the Point, Hamburg.

Presale for the public event program
Tickets are available at the ticket office of the Bucerius Kunst Forum, the Theater- und Konzertkasse Gerdes and at all ticket outlets as well as at Eventim.

Ticket office at Bucerius Kunst Forum
Opening hours during the exhibition:
daily 11 am — 7 pm
thursdays 11 am — 9 pm

Gerdes Theater- und Konzertkasse
Rothenbaumchaussee 77
+49 (0)40 45 33 26
Mo — Fr, 10 am — 6 pm
Sa, 10 am — 1 pm

(Prices plus pre-sale fee)

Bucerius Kunst Forum provides full wheelchair access

  • The cash desk, shop and the large exhibition gallery are all on the ground floor.
  • A wheelchair-accessible lift takes visitors up to the upper floor and restaurant 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.

Bucerius Kunst Forum has been certified “accessible for people with impaired mobility” by DSFT, the German tourism training academy. You can find more information here.

Guided tours for people with hearing impairments
Tours in German sign language can be booked through Museumsdienst Hamburg.

+49 (0) 40 - 31 10 80 03

The Shop at Bucerius Kunst Forum offers a wide range of books on art and culture as well as gift items, jewellery and non-book articles.

Hilda Babette Tilmann
+49 (0)40 36 09 96 12

The location on the Alsterfleet gives the restaurant a very special flair. Overlooking the Alsterschleuse, you can also enjoy a vegetarian buffet at the Bucerius Kunst Forum.

+49 (0)40 36 09 96 10

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.
  • Our chef will create an exciting menu for your guests, on request with a theme in line with the exhibition. 
  • Catering brochure for Season Restaurant

Lena Schütte
+49 (0) 40 - 36 09 96 72