Opening Hours & Prices

Opening Hours

Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10.00 to 18.00
Closed on Mondays

Closed on the following days: 1 May, 24, 25 and 31 December
Special openings: on holidays falling on a Monday, such as Easter Monday and Whit Monday
On New Year’s Day the museum is open from 13.00 to 18.00

Admission Prices

Day ticket: 3.50 euros
Reduced day ticket: 1.50 euros
Admission prices may vary for special exhibitions.


The reduced admission price applies to: children and young people from 6 to 17 years old, pupils, students, unemployed, persons doing community service, conscripts, persons with a disabled pass, members of art associations, holders of the Niedersachsen-Ehrenamtskarte

Family ticket: 7 euros (two adults with children)
Combined ticket with Stadtmuseum: 5.50 euros / concessions 2.50 euros
Groups of eight or more: 1.50 euros per person (without guided tour)


Free entry applies to: children up to and including 5 years of age; students of the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg and the Jade University Oldenburg; accompanying persons of the severely disabled (in Germany category “B” pass); members of the sponsoring associations (Förderverein) of the Horst-Janssen-Museum and the Stadtmuseum Oldenburg, Kunsthalle Bremen, Kunsthalle Emden, Groninger Museum; holders of the passes “Deutscher Museumsbund” and Icom; members of the press with press card.


Prices for Guided Tours

Public guided tour: 3 euros plus admission
Public guided tour for children: 3 euros per child
Group tours for up to 20 people (in German) : 35 euros plus reduced admission per person
Guided tours in other languages: 55 euros plus reduced admission per person


Prices for Kindergartens and Schools

Kindergarten groups without guided tour: free entry
Kindergarten groups with guided tour: 25 euros per hour
School classes without guided tour: free entry
School classes with guided tour: 25 euros per hour
School classes with practical part: 25 euros per hour plus 1 euro per person for material


Cooperation with the Oldenburg Touristinfo

By presenting the museum entrance ticket, you can obtain tickets for the City Walk » at a reduced price from the Oldenburg Tourist-Information.