Opening hours

Tuesday – Saturday, 10 am – 5 pm
Sunday and Bank Holidays, 10 am – 6 pm

Closed on 24, 25 and 31 December

Please note: Due to construction work, the East Asia Department is closed until spring 2024.

Admission fee

EUR 4.00/3.00
incl. media guide in German and English
Free admission for children up to 18 years and for all on Saturday from 10 am - 12 pm

Schoolchildren, students, handicapped or unemployed people, welfare recipients, conscripts and alternative services personnel on presentation of a valid passport or identity card, groups of ten or more, as well as visitors arriving with a bwtarif ticket, Schüler-Ferien-Ticket, JugendticketBW or Deutschland-Ticket valid on the day of the event

Groups of schoolchildren from the ninth grade upwards: EUR 1.00 per child and an accompanying adult (without guided tour)

Free Admission
Members of the Gesellschaft für Erd- und Völkerkunde, holders of ICOM Card, StuttCard and of the Museums-PASS-Musées


Refugees welcome
We offer free admission for refugees in our exhibitions. For events we offer a limited number of free tickets. Please contact: Tel. 0711.2022-444 /

How to get there

Linden-Museum Stuttgart
Staatliches Museum für Völkerkunde
Hegelplatz 1
70174 Stuttgart

Tel. +49.711.2022-3
Fax: +49.711.2022-590


The Linden-Museum is about a ten-minutes' walk away from Stuttgart's main station.

By bus

From the main station you can also take bus no. 40 (direction Vogelsang) and no. 42 (direction Erwin-Schoettle-Platz); the bus stop "Linden-Museum/Olga-Hospital" is right in front of the Linden-Museum. For public transport please check the timetables:


By train

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We are a partner of bewegtPlus. On presentation of a current bwtarif ticket, school vacation ticket, JugendticketBW or Deutschland-Ticket, you will receive the reduced admission price to all exhibitions.

By car
From Stuttgart's main station please follow the signs to the Katharinenhospital, which is located on the right side of Kriegsbergstraße. Shortly after the Katharinenhospital, Kriegsbergstraße meets the Hegelplatz with the Linden-Museum on the right.


Parking facilities

The Linden-Museum has no parking facilities of its own, but the car parks Katharinenhospital and Holzgartenstraße are only 2 minutes walk from the museum.

Accessibility for the handicapped

The Linden-Museum is accessible by wheelchair, as all public spaces and exhibitions can be reached by elevator. There is a special handicap access at Herdweg. Please call the entrance counter on the intercom or let us know of your visit in advance by calling 0711-2022-3. There is also a wheelchair-accessible restroom.