Corona Rules

Dear visitors,

for a visit to the Bundeskunsthalle (exhibitions, guided tours, events and workshops, but also bookstore, library, restaurant and café) the following applies:

  • We recommend wearing an FFP2 mask.
  • Compliance with the minimum distance of 1.50 meters
  • Observance of the hygiene rules
  • A visit is possible without booking an appointment

Test center in front of the Bundeskunsthalle
Info & opening hours:

Due to a changed COVID-19 infection rate, there is always the risk of an exhibition or event being canceled at short notice. Tickets for our exhibitions and events that have already been purchased in advance and that could not be visited or that did not take place can be returned to the booking offices where they were purchased.

Please direct further questions to:

Current information can be found on this website and on our social media channels.
Please continue to use our digital offers!

We are looking forward to your visit.
All the best and stay healthy!


The Art and Exhibition Hall of the Federal Republic of Germany
Museumsmeile Bonn
Helmut-Kohl-Allee 4
53113 Bonn

T +49 228 9171–200
F +49 228 234154

Visitor Regulations (January 2022)

Getting here

The Art and Exhibition Hall of the Federal Republic of Germany
Museumsmeile Bonn
Helmut-Kohl-Allee 4
53113 Bonn

By car

From Cologne: A 555 or 565 motorways to the Bonn North junction, head for Koblenz and take the Poppelsdorf/Bad Godesberg exit, then carry on for around 3 km down Reuterstrasse bearing right into Adenauerallee / Willy Brandt Allee. At the first junction with traffic lights, turn right into Genscherallee and then first left into Emil-Nolde-Strasse.
From south of Bonn: A3 to the Siebengebirge or Bonn Siegburg exit. Follow the A59 and then take the Bonn Zentrum (city centre) exit for the Museumsmeile (Museum Mile).

The multi-storey car park in the direct vicinity of the Bundeskunsthalle (Emil-Nolde-Straße 11, 53113 Bonn) has a capacity of 535 spaces. Coach parking is available directly in front of the car park. Coach parking is also available at the Rheinaue Leisure Park.

Disabled parking:
Parking for disabled visitors is available at Helmut-Kohl-Allee No. 2-4 (after the space for taxis) along the access driveway shared by the Bundeskunsthalle and the Kunstmuseum Bonn. There is additional parking for disabled visitors behind the museums on Emil-Nolde-Strasse and in the Museumsmeile car park.

Train / Subway

From Bonn main station: Subway lines 16, 63, 66 towards Bad Godesberg/Königswinter and then five stations to Heussallee/Museumsmeile.
From Siegburg/Bonn station: subway line 66 towards Königswinter to Heussallee/Museumsmeile.

New train stop: UN Campus
All lines (RE 5, RB 26, RB 48 and RB 30) approach UN Campus in both directions.


Lines 610, 611 and 634 to UN Campus Bahnhof or to Marie Kahle Allee
Find the times of subway and bus connections on the VRS public transport homepage


From the Cologne Bonn Airport: Bus shuttle (line SB60) to Bonn main station. From Bonn main station: Subway 16, 63, 66 to Bad Godesberg/Königswinter and then five stations to the Heussallee/Museumsmeile.

Cologne Bonn Airport

Opening Times




10 a.m. – 7 p.m.


10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Thursday to Sunday
and on holidays*

10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
*also on Monday


Thursday,16 February 2023 (Women's Carnival) 10 a.m. to 2 p.m

The ticket desk closes 30 minutes before the museum's closing time.


Tuesday – Friday: 10 am – 17 pm
Access is public and free


The roof is closed until spring 2023.

Bonn Slide (by Carsten Höller)

The Bonn slide will be out of service until spring 2023.

Circular Appearing Rooms (by Jeppe Hein)

The water pavilion will be out of service until spring 2023.

The Curve (by Bettina Pousttchi)

The steep ramp will not be accessible until spring 2023.


Admission free

All visitors up to and including 18 years of age have free admission to our exhibitions. Proof must be presented upon admission.

Free admission is also granted to the following

Holders of a press ID
ArtCard holders
ArtCard partner card holders
ELLAH Card holders
ArtCard KITA & SCHULE holders
Holders of the international artist pass
Owners of ICOM
Members of the German Museum Association
Members of the CIMAM
Members of the Association of German Art Historians e.V.
Employees of the Museumsmeile Bonn (Haus der Geschichte, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Deutsches Museum Bonn, Museum König)
Bus drivers and tour guides (from tour groups)
Members of the Board of Trustees of the Bundeskunsthalle
Museum directors
Tour guides for the city of Bonn
Employees at the Goethe-Institut Bonn
Voucher holders new citizens of Bonn
Refugees (upon presentation of proof)
Bonn Regio WelcomeCard (free entry to an exhibition)

Holders of the ART COLOGNE VIPs ticket (only during the ART COLOGNE trade fair)

Teachers, educators (up to two accompanying persons per school class or kindergarten group have free entry)

In the case of severely disabled people who are entitled to an accompanying person, the accompanying person receives a free ticket. On the front of the ID card is the mark B and the sentence “The necessity of constant accompaniment is proven”.


The following visitors receive a discount

Schoolchildren, students, trainees
Military service and participants in federal voluntary service
Severely disabled
Holders of Bonn ID cards (or visitors from other cities and municipalities with proof of need for a Bonn ID card)
Holders of volunteer cards issued by the federal states
Helpers in the social year
Holders of the Ahrtaltourismus guest card (20% discount)
artMagazin (artCard coupons, 35% discount)
ArtCard escort (20% discount)
Holders of the ADAC club card or ADAC credit card (20% discount on the day ticket for an exhibition)
The originals (20% discount, formerly: Private Hotels / Best Budget Bonn) (with coupon)
KulturCard – Theatergemeinde Bonn (20% discount)
​​​​​​​Museumskaart (20% discount)

Combined ticket for all exhibitions

Single Ticket
€ 13

Group Ticket 
€ 10.40 p.P. (min. group size 10)

Discounted Tickets
€ 6.50

Online Tickets

Combined ticket

Happy Hour Ticket

Two hours before closing
€ 7

Online Tickets

Happy Hour Ticket

The Last of their kind

Day ticket
€ 5

Group ticket 
€ 4 p.P. (min. group size 10)

€ 2.50

Online Tickets

Get your Ticket

Combined tickets

Valid for Bundeskunsthalle and Kunstmuseum Bonn

Combined ticket for all simultaneous exhibitions
€ 17 standard / € 8.50 discounted


Annual Tickets

Take advantage of our annual tickets

€ 70 annual price
€ 65 on subscription

€ 25 for all under-27s a year
free of charge up to and including 25 years for pupils, students and trainees with proof

ArtCard Kita & Schule
free of charge

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