Your visit to the museum

Due to the so-called corona alert level II of the state of Baden-Württemberg, you are required to submit a  negative antigen test or PCR test in addition to proof of vaccination or recovery. Exception: For visitors who have already received a booster vaccination or whose second vaccination was given less than three months ago, and convalescents whose infection was given less than three months ago, proof of vaccination or convalescence is sufficient.

Furthermore, there is an obligation to collect data and to wear a FFP2 mask (from 18 years). Up to 17 years, a medical mask is sufficient, up to 6 years there is no mask obligation.

It is not necessary to register your visit in advance.

Opening hours

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

The special exhibition "Difficult Heritage. Linden Museum and Württemberg in Colonialism" is additionally open until 8 pm. on Wednesdays.

Closed on 24, 25 and 31 December

Admission fee

Special exhibition "Difficult Heritage"
EUR 8.00/6.00
Family ticket: EUR 16.00 (2 adults and children up to 18 years)
Free admission for children up to 12 years

Permanent exhibition
EUR 4.00/3.00
(incl. audio guide in English as available)
Free admission for children up to 18 years

Linden-Museum complete
EUR 10.00/8.00
Family ticket: EUR 20.00 (2 adults and children up to 18 years)
Free admission for children up to 12 years

Schoolchildren, students, handicapped or unemployed people, welfare recipients, conscripts and alternative services personnel on presentation of a valid passport or identity card, as well as for groups of ten or more

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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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.