The National Museum of Ethnology

At the National Museum of Ethnology (Museum Volkenkunde), you can learn about the cultures, beliefs and traditions of people around the world. Thanks to a number of collectors, the museum houses a world-famous collection of objects from various non-Western cultures. During your visit, you can view sacred Indonesian statues, learn about the effect of climate change on island communities in Oceania, contemplate the resilience of indigenous communities in North America, and more!

Opening times

  • every Mondayclosed
  • every Tuesdayfrom 10:00 to 17:00
  • every Wednesdayfrom 10:00 to 17:00
  • every Thursdayfrom 10:00 to 17:00
  • every Fridayfrom 10:00 to 17:00
  • every Saturdayfrom 10:00 to 17:00
  • every Sundayfrom 10:00 to 17:00


Facilities (General)

  • Restaurant (for guests)Yes


  • Pets: Pets not permitted

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