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.
From May 20 to June 6 2019, the Bucerius Kunst Forum will be closed. During this time, we are building the exhibition Here We Are Today for you.
From the 6th of June 2019 we will be open again as usual.
During the exhibition
Daily 11:00 am — 7:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am — 9:00 pm
Bucerius Kunst Forum gGmbH
Alter Wall 12
+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.
Parking is available in the parking garages:
|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.
Are you interested in a guided tour? We offer regular guided tours through our current exhibition.
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.
Reduced admission for
Free admission for
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.
A visit to the Bucerius Kunst Forum as a gift?
We can issue various vouchers for one or two people.
|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
(Prices plus pre-sale fee)
Guided tours for adults and groups
Whether alone or in a group – we offer various guided tours for our adult visitors on the changing themes of our exhibitions.
Children and families
We offer exciting courses for children, young people and families on the changing themes of our exhibitions, giving people of all ages hands-on experience with art-making and a better appreciation of art.
Day-care centres and schools
We offer an extensive educational programme for day-care centres, school classes and individual groups: guided tours, museum talks and projects can be adapted to suit the different groups to make our diverse exhibition themes accessible in an age-appropriate manner.
Students Guide Students
How can we get young museum visitors interested in an exhibition theme without boring them with too much theoretical and technical information? The Students Guide Students project is an innovative way of conveying art to young people.
Cultural initiativeYour City
The Your City cultural initiative has been organised and funded by Bucerius Kunst Club, Bucerius Kunst Forum’s friends association, since 2012. The project is aimed at teaching various painting techniques in a hands-on and playful manner to primary school classes from Hamburg and the surrounding region following a visit to an exhibition at Bucerius Kunst Forum.
Art and Dementia
With the Art and Dementia project, Bucerius Kunst Forum provides a space for cultural participation for visitors with dementia-related conditions. This project is aimed at improving the quality of life and communication abilities of people affected by these conditions through participation in arts and culture.
Bucerius Kunst Forum provides full wheelchair access
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.
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
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.
+49 (0) 40 - 36 09 96 72