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Opening Hours

Exhibition Area 

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 12 noon–6 pm
Thursday: 12 noon–8 pm
Saturday: 2–7 pm
Sunday: 2–6 pm (except first Sunday of each month: 12 noon–8 pm
Tuesday closed

Visits are only possible with an FFP2 face mask or surgical mask. Please purchase a time-slot ticket in advance via our online ticket shop. Spontaneous visits remain possible, but may require waiting times. Proof of a negative corona test result is no longer required in the exhibitions.

Library & Archive

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 2-6 pm
Library and archive reopen June 9. FFP2 mask and negative Covid-19 test result required. Max. 2 guests at the same time. Available time slots: 2-4 pm & 4-6 pm. Please register via mail: archivbibliothek@schwulesmuseum.de

Admission for the exhibitions

9 € regular, 3 € reduced

From September 1 until September 9 we are building up new exhibitions. Therefore only 2 exhibitions are on display and the reduced entrance fee of 3 € applies to all visitors (people under 18 are still free).

Museumssonntag special: Free entry each first Sunday of the month. Click on banner to book.

Group tickets are currently not available.

A summary of all special tickets and the requirements for a reduced or free ticket can be found here.

Guided Tours & Events

We currently do not offer any guided tours.

Our events currently take place online and are free of charge.


The entire museum is wheelchair-accessible.

Please ring the door bell at “Museum Verwaltung” at the gate (next to the entrance on the left).

If you need additional accommodation for exhibition openings or events, feel free to contact us!

Public Transport

U Nollendorfplatz: U1, U2, U3 & U4, Bus M19, 106 & 187
U Kurfürstenstraße: U1
Lützowstraße/Potsdamer Straße: Bus M48 & M85
Lützowplatz: Bus 100, 106, 187 & M29


Schwules Museum
Lützowstraße 73
10785 Berlin

General Inquiries

Tel.: +49 (0)30 69 59 90 50
Fax: +49 (0)30 61 20 22 89

Please note that our offices are closed between December 20, 2020 and January 8, 2021. 

Archive & Library

Tel.: +49 (0)30 61 20 22 86