Welcome to the Long Night of Museums

Save the Date

Continuing a successful and well-loved event, the 20th Long Night of Museums will take place on April the 25th, 2020. More than 50 cultural institutions in Hamburg will be cooperating to remain open from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. to provide you with an extraordinary experience. Join fellow art lovers and discover old as well as new museums and enjoy a special program which ranges from guided tours to music and dance performances. You will also find special events for children and offers in various languages to make this night a special one for everyone.

To find out more about the participating museums please follow this link:
To find out more about the special program for the night please follow this:
Special program


In order to be a part of this night you need to purchase one general admission ticket. This will grant you access to all museums and events as well as the specially arranged public transportation for the night. It also allows you to use the HVV transport service
(http://www.hvv.de/en/index.php) on the day of the event from 4 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day in order to arrive at and depart from the night.

You may also use the ticket to gain access to all participating museums on the following Sunday, April the 26th, 2020.

Early-Bird Tickets are €15,00 each (available until 29.02.2020).

The Early-Bird discount price is €10.
The Early-Bird price for the Junge Nacht Ticket is €3,50.

The regular price of one ticket is €17,00.

The discount price is €12, if you are:

  • a student
  • an apprentice
  • a Bundesfreiwilligendienstleistende
    (a federal volunteer service provider)
  • an unemployed person
  • a welfare recipient
  • a disabled person
    (a valid document will be required)

The price for the Junge Nacht Ticket is €4:

  • for 13 - 17-year-old visitors

The ticket is free of charge for children younger than 12 years and for the attendance of a severely disabled person.

Tickets are available at the following sales outlets:

 Starting from December 2019:

  • All concert and advance booking offices
  • The HAMBURG ZWEI ticket center
    associated with the BILD BOX located
    within the Europa Passage
  • The tourist information at the central
  • Online via eventim (please not that there will be an additional booking fee of 1,00 Euro charged by eventim)

Starting from End of February 2020:

  • All museums checkouts





A specially arranged public transportation takes you to the museums of your choice. The use of ten bus lines, mostly departing from the Deichtorplatz, two boats and a lot of red bicycles are included in your ticket price. They are free of charge from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m.

The red bicycles are called StadtRÄDer, they are available at many locations throughout the city. Before first use you have to register at www.stadtradhamburg.de, directly at the operation terminal at a bicycle station or call 040/82 21 88 10-0. The registration fee is €5, the amount will be credited to your personal StadtRÄDer account and is usable for other bicycle rides after the Long Night of Museums.

To find your nearest StadtRÄDer station follow this link:


For further questions please contact us at:

Stiftung Historische Museen Hamburg
Holstenwall 24
20355 Hamburg

Phone: (0 40) 4 28 131 - 0

E-Mail: info@museumsdienst-hamburg.de

Enjoy your visit!

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