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69117 Heidelberg
Phone +49 6221 54-19012
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Museums and Collections

University Museum – Universitätsmuseum

Alte Universität, Grabengasse 1 | Map

Unimuseum 160x200Opening hours
April - October Tue-Sun 10-18h
November - March Tue-Sat 10-16h
Monday closed.

 

Admission
Combination Ticket for Studentenkarzer, University Museum and Old Auditorium:
Adults: 3,- €
Reduced: 2,50 €
Heidelberg Card holders: reduced admission

Contact:
Anja Meissner
meissner@zuv.uni-heidelberg.de
Phone +49 6221 54-3593
Fax +49 6221 54-3558

Charlotte Lagemann (curator)
museum@rektorat.uni-heidelberg.de
Phone +49 6221 54-3547

 

Museum website

 

Studentenkarzer (Historic University Prison)

Augustinergasse 2 | Map

Opening hours
April - October daily 10-18h
November - March Mo-Sat 10-16h, Sunday closed

Contact:
Phone +49 6221 54-3554

Admission
Combination Ticket for Studentenkarzer, University Museum and Old Auditorium:
Adults: 3,- €
Ermäßigte: 2,50 €
Heidelberg Card holders: reduced admission

Historic University Prison website (Ger)

 

Exhibitions at the University Library

Plöck 107-109, in the library hallways
and in the exhibition room | Map
Current exhibitons: see announcements

Opening hours
Building is open to the public all week during the general business hours; Manesse chamber and exhibition room Mon - Sun 10-18h, closed on holidays

Contact:
Dr. Maria Effinger, Phone +49 6221 54-3561, Effinger@ub.uni-heidelberg.de
Dr. Karin Zimmermann, Phone +49 6221 54-2592, Zimmermann@ub.uni-heidelberg.de

Exhibition rooms website

 

Collection of the Institute of Egyptology

Marstallhof 6, 1st floor | Map

Opening hours
The collection is currently moving to a new exhibition space. However, it is open for visits of researchers and groups in the framework of a guided tour. Please make an appointment with Dr. Dina Faltings.

Contact:
Dr. Dina Faltings, Tel. +49 6221 54-2536 / -2533, aegypt-sammlung@urz.uni-heidelberg.de

Collection website (Ger)

 

Antiques Museum and Replica Collection (of antiques Sculptures)

Marstallhof 4, Kollegiengebäude | Map

Opening hours
Antiques Museum, 4th floor
15. April - 15. July; 15. Oct. - 15. Febr.
Wed 15-17h, Sun 11-13h (except on holidays)

Replica Collection (of antiques Sculptures), ground floor and stairway
15. April - 15. July, 15. Oct. - 15. Februray
Wed 15-17h, Sun 11-13h (except on holidays)

Contact:
Dr. Hermann Pflug, Phone +49 6221 54-2515 oder
Gabriele Frischkorn, Phone +49 6221 54-2512 (office), antikenmuseum@zaw.uni-heidelberg.de

Museum website (Ger)

 

Botanical Garden and Herbarium HEID

Im Neuenheimer Feld 340, 69120 Heidelberg | Map

Founded in 1593 and looking back on an eventful history, the Botanical Garden is one of the oldest institutions of the University. It has been a part of the Heidelberg Institute of Botanics (HIP) since the year 2001. Its collection of living plants and herbarium, parts of which are open to the public, make it one of the most important and species-rich botanical gardens in Germany, and Europe. Its main uses include academic research and teaching, education, public use, and protection of species.

Opening hours
Open-air area: Mon-Sun, all day long
Greenhouses: Mon-Thu 9-16h, Fri 9-14.30h, Sundays and holidays 10-17h (summer time) and 9-16h (winter time)

Contact:
Botanical Garden office, Phone +49 6221 54-5783, Fax +49 6221 54-6178, bgsekretariat@cos.uni-heidelberg.de

Botanical Garden website (Ger)

 

Display cases containing historic tools and documents at the Faculty of Chemistry

Im Neuenheimer Feld 252, Foyer | Map

Opening hours
8-18h

Contact:
Dr. Thomas Oeser, Phone +49 6221 54-8482,
thomas.oeser@oci.uni-heidelberg.de

 

Permanent exhibition at the Kirchhoff Institute

Im Neuenheimer Feld 227, 1st floor | Map

Opening hours
9-17h

Contact:
Claudia Brüser, Phone +49 6221 54-9830, brueser@kip.uni-heidelberg.de

Permanent exhibition website (Ger)

 

Collection of the Institute for Anatomy and Cell Biology

Im Neuenheimer Feld 307, 1st floor and 2nd floor | Map

Opening hours
Mon-Fri 8-17h, guided tours by arrangement

Contact:
Dr. sc. hum. Sara Doll, Phone +49 6221 5638078, sammlung@ana.uni-heidelberg.de
 

Collection of the Institute for Papyrology

Marstallstraße 6, 3rd floor | Map

Opening hours
Library: Mon-Fri 9-12h, 14-16h, guided tours by arrangement

Contact:
Prof. Dr. Andrea Jördens, Phone +49 6221 54-2397, andrea.joerdens@urz.uni-heidelberg.de

Collection website (Ger)

 

Geology / Palaeontology Museum

(Scientific exhibition of rocks and fossils illustrating the history of the Earth and life on Earth)
Im Neuenheimer Feld 234 | Map

Opening hours
Mon-Fri 8-17h or by arrangement
Guided tours for school classes (grade 1-13) and groups: by arrangement

Contact:
Dipl-Geologin Kristina Eck, Phone +49 6221 54-60 46, keck@geos.uni-heidelberg.de

Museum website (Ger)

 

Tertiary Garden of the Institute of Geology and Palaeontology

(Plant communities which inhabited the Lower Rhine area and which would eventually develop into brown coal moors; see species of trees and shrubs from the tertiary period still existing today, in a typical environment.)
Open-air site in the proximity of the Geosciences Institutes at Im Neuenheimer Feld 234/235 and 236 (on the western side of the buildings) | Map

Opening hours
freely accessible at all times

Contact:
Dr. Johanna Kontny, johanna.kontny@urz.uni-heidelberg.de

 

Collection of Facsimiles of Classical Texts

Reproductions of Greek and Latin manuscripts, Department of Classical Philology, Marstallhof 4 | Map

Opening hours
by arrangement

Contact:
Mr. Scherer, Phone +49 6221 54-22 60

 

Map Collection of the Institute of Geography

Im Neuenheimer Feld 348, Room U10 and U10a | Map

Opening hours
Changing opening hours every semester and during semester break

Contact:
Katrin Siebler, Dietmar Fleischer (librarians), Phone +49 6221 54-4592 / -5584, kartensammlung@geog.uni-heidelberg.de

Collection website

 

State Observatory – guided tours

State observatory Heidelberg-Königstuhl

Opening hours
Thu 15h (by arrangement), Mon by arrangement (after dark)

Contact:
Brigitte Farr, Phone +49 6221 509206, b.farr@lsw.uni-heidelberg.de

Information concerning guided tours

 

Collection of Pathology and Anatomy at the Institute of Pathology

Pathologisches Institut, Im Neuenheimer Feld 220/221 | Map

Opening hours
Mon-Fri 9-16h

Contact:
Dr. med. Felix Lasitschka, Tel. +49 6221 56-38039, felix.lasitschka@med.uni-heidelberg.de

Further Information

 

Collection of Historic Instruments at the Institute for Physics

Physikalisches Institut, Philosophenweg 12, hallway near room no. 105, 2nd floor | Map

Opening hours
Mon-Fri 8-17h

Contact:
Dr. Joachim Kowalski, Phone +49 6221 54-93 85 oder 54 92 23, joachim.kowalski@physik.uni-heidelberg.de

 

Prinzhorn Collection

(Paintings, sculptures, and texts from psychiatric hospitals, ca. 1880-1930)
Psychiatrische Universitätsklinik, Voßstr. 4 | Map

Opening hours
Tue, Thu-Sun 11-17h, Wed 11-20h, Monday closed

Contact:
Phone +49 6221 564739 (information on the exhibition), 564492 (office)
Fax +49 6221 561723, prinzhorn@uni-hd.de
Director: Dr. Thomas Röske
Staff: Dr. Thomas Röske (director), Dr. Bettina Brand-Claussen (assistant director), Andrea Engel (office), Anne Hatzius (administration), Liane Wendt (communication & public relations), Torsten Kappenberg (museum assistant), M.A. Sabine Mechler (scientific assistant), Gabriele Tschudi (conservator)

Collection website (Ger)

 

Pre- and Proto-Historic Collection at the Institute for Prehistory and Protohistory

Currently Lauerstr. 1, 1st floor – Not open to the public at present.

Opening hours
Open to researchers during office hours: Mon-Fri 9-16h, by arrangement

Contact:
Dr. Roland Prien, roland.prien@zaw.uni-heidelberg.de, Phone +49 6221 54-25 44
Daniela Wacker (Sekretariat), daniela.wacker@zaw.uni-heidelberg.de, Phone +49 6221 54-25 40

Collection website (Ger)

 

Uruk-Warka Collection at the Institute for Prehistory and Protohistory

Marstallstr. 6 | Map

Opening hours
Tue 17-19h, Thu 17-19h

Contact:
Priv.-Doz. Peter Miglus, peter.miglus@zaw.uni-heidelberg.de, Phone +49 6221 54-34 15
Daniela Wacker (Sekretariat), daniela.wacker@zaw.uni-heidelberg.de, Phone +49 6221 54-25 40

Collection website (Ger)

 

Zoological Collection

Im Neuenheimer Feld 230 | Map

Opening hours
Currently closed to the public.

Contact:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Holstein, thomas.holstein@cos.uni-heidelberg.de
Bernhard Glaß, bernhard.glass@urz.uni-heidelberg.de, Phone +49 6221 54-55 32

Collection website

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Latest Revision: 2014-07-25