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Historisches Museum Bamberg | Bamberg Historical Museum

The Bamberg Historical Museum presents a remarkable collection of culture and history from the prehistoric era to the present day.

Opening times:

Tuesday to Sunday | 10.00 - 17.00 h
Open on holidays
During the winter season (Nov.-March) only open for special exhibitions


Current exhibitions:

23rd March - 4th November

  • In the course of History - The Regnitz, Bamberg´s Lifeline
     

22nd April - 14th October 

  • Painting to Remember | destroied german synagogues | Paintings by Alexander Dettmar
     

22nd April - 4th November

  • Time and space | New department for astronomy and time measurement
  • Jewish life in Bamberg
  • 100 Masterpieces. From Lucas Cranach and Pieter Breughel to Otto Modersohn
  • From the Romantic period to the Gründerzeit. Bourgeois culture in 19th century Bamberg
  • Kumpf & Co.
     

13th May

  • International Day of Museum: 
    Museums and contested histories
     

25th Nov. 2018 - 3rd Feb. 2019

  • The good star or How Herzog Max discovered the "Zither" in Bamberg
     

30th Nov. 2018 - 6th Jan. 2019

  • Teeny-weeny │ Jesus, Maria and Josef in a nutshell

 

Alte Hofhaltung
Domplatz 7
96049 Bamberg

Tel  +49 (0) 951.5190746  |  Ticket desk
Tel  +49 (0) 951.87 11 42  |  Information
Fax +49 (0) 951.87 14 64

Sammlung Ludwig Bamberg | Ludwig Collection Bamberg

This collection of approximately 300 works of art provides an exquisite range of Meissen porcelain, as well as Strassbourg faience and a variety of objects from various other manufactures.

Opening times:

Tuesday to Sunday | 10.00 - 16.30 h
Open on holidays
Open all year




Current exhibitions:

25th February - 14th October

  •     Firmly | From the status symbol to the rarity | Pocket watch stands from the collection Popp

     

13th May

  •     International Day of Museum

     

30th Nov. 2018 - 6th Jan. 2019

  •     A Journey to the Holy Land | The great baroque manger from the Ludwig Collection

 

Altes Rathaus  
Obere Brücke 1
96047 Bamberg
Tel  +49 (0) 951.87 18 71  |  Ticket desk
Tel  +49 (0) 951.87 11 42  |  Information
Fax +49 (0) 951.87 14 64

Stadtgalerie Bamberg - Villa Dessauer

This representative Villa from 1884, which belonged to the Jewish hop trader Dessau, today hosts the modern Art Gallery of Bamberg.


Opening times:

Thursday to Sunday | 12.00 - 18.00 h
Open on Holidays
Only open for special exhibitions


Current exhibitions:

14th April - 27th May

  • what does remain? does something remain? Annual exhibition of the professional association of artists in upper franconia (BBK)


16th June - 29th July

  • Ernst Stewner – A German photographer in Poland


30th September - 11th November

  • Gerhard Mayer | Museum sceneries | Annual exhibition of the art association Bamberg inc.

 

Villa Dessauer
Hainstraße 4a
96047 Bamberg

Tel  +49 (0) 951.87 18 61  |  Ticket desk
Tel  +40 (0) 951 87 11 42  |  Information
Fax +49 (0) 951.87 14 64

General Information

Admission Charges:

Historical Museum of Bamberg
Adults 7 €
Concession 6 €
Students 3 €
Children 1 €
Family 14 €

Ludwig Collection Bamberg
and Gallery Villa Dessauer

Adults 6 €
Concession 5 €
Students 2,50 €
Children 1 €
Family 12 €

[The admission fee can differ in special exhibitions.]

Concession
people over the age of 65, groups with 10 or more members

Free entry
ICOM-Card, BambergCard, journalist

Guided tours
Guided tours in English are possible, if requested.
Please contact us as soon as you know.
Tel  +49 (0) 951.87 11 42