Grabbeplatz 5
40213 Düsseldorf

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Rethinking the Collection July 25, 2023 – June 16, 2024

K20 Collection

Ständehausstraße 1
40217 Düsseldorf

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Forthcoming. Speculations in Urban Space Apr 13 — Aug 4, 2024

Mike Kelley Mar 23 — Sep 8, 2024

K21 Collection

Opening Hours

Tuesday – Sunday, public holidays 11 am – 6 pm
Monday closed
The Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen is closed on December 24, 25 and 31.

Please note: We will be renovating the collection rooms in K20 beginning May 28.

The Robert Rademacher Galerie will be closed during the renovation period from May 28 to July 6, 2024. The collection rooms on the 2nd floor will be closed from June 4 to July 6, 2024. Thank you for your understanding. From July 6, you can rediscover our collection rooms!

Every first Wednesday of each month, K20 and K21 are open until 10 pm for “Open House. The KPMG Art Evening”. Free admission from 6 pm.

Offers for schools are possible before 11 am by appointment.

On holidays that fall on a Monday, the museum is open.

Current information


Children / teenagers up to and including 17 years: free entry

Combined ticket K20 and K21

Collection and exhibition  
Combined Ticket 20 €

Applies to a one-time visit to all exhibitions and collections at both K20 and K21. Museum visits may occur on two different days.

To the ticket shop

Single ticket K20 or K21

Collection and Exhibition  
Single Ticket (K20 Collection) 9 €, reduced 7 €
Single Ticket (K20 Collection and "Hilma af Klint and Wassily Kandinsky") 16 €, reduced 14 €
Single Ticket (K21 Collection) 8 €, reduced 6 €
Single Ticket (K21 Collection and exhibitions) 14 €, reduced 12 €
Students and apprentices older than 18 years 5 €

Applies to a one-time visit to K20 or K21

To the ticket shop

Annual pass

Collection and exhibition  
Adults 49 €

Gilt für alle Ausstellungen und Sammlungen im K20 und K21


5 € per house for those aged 18–30

Group reductions

Severely handicapped (50% or higher)

Holders of the NRW honorary office card, DÜSSELDORFCARD (DC), Düsseldorf BikeCard or Artcard-Bonn

Subscribers to the magazine "art"

Youth leaders with the JuLeiCard

Youth up to and including 17 years of age

Participants in the federal voluntary service, FSJ or FÖJ

Freunde der Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen

Art students aged 18–30 at the art academies (condition: proof of major on student ID), Kunstakademie Düsseldorf staff

Journalists (DVPJ, press card or AICA, art critic card)

Holders of the Düsseldorf Art:Card, Art:Card plus, Art:Card Junior, Art:walk48, Düsseldorf artist card and art card D.A.CH.

Members of certain professional associations / professional groups: IAA (International Association of Art), AICA (art historian), ICOM incl.CIMAM, Association of German Art Historians, BDK Federation of German Art Teachers Unemployed, recipients of Bürgergeld

Holders of the Düsselpass

Accompanying persons of the severely disabled (identification "B" in the ID)

Group prices
Card image cap

Individual group

Card image cap

School classes

Card image cap

Preschool groups

Individual Groups

Pre-registered guided tours

Guided tour in German language  
max 20 people per group Price per group
60 min. 85 €
90 min. 105 €
120 min. 125 €
plus admission fee
Foreign-language guided tour  
max 20 people per group Price per group
60 min. 90 €
90 min. 110 €
120 min. 130 €
plus admission fee

English, French, Italian, Hungarian

Book a group tour?

Online form for individual groups

Online form for school classes and day care groups

Reduced entry for groups of 10 paying visitors (only when paid together) as well as those who qualify for reduced entry.

Registration for groups

We also ask groups without a tour to register in advance.

Pre-registered guided tour with workshop part

Workshops for Adults  
max 15 people per group Price per group
90 min. 200 €
120min. 245 €
180 min. 360 €
plus admission fee
Workshops for Children and Youth  
Limited number of participants Price per group
90 min. 115 €
120 min. 135 €
180 min. 185 €
includes admission fee

Führungen mit praktischem Arbeitsanteil buchen?
Online-Formular für individuelle Gruppen
Online-Formular für Schulklassen und Kita-Gruppen

Fremdsprachige Workshops werden angeboten, Preise auf Anfrage:

Online form for individual groups

Reduced entry for groups of 10 paying visitors (only when paid together) as well as those who qualify for reduced entry.

Reaching us

K20: With underground lines U70, U71, U72, U73, U74, U75, U76, U77, U78, U79, U83 to the Heinrich-Heine-Allee stop

K21: With trams and subways of lines 706, 708, 709, U71, U72, U73, U83 to the Graf-Adolf-Platz stop

K20: towards the city center / old town. Parking in the underground car park K20 / Grabbeplatz or parking garage Ratinger Tor K21: Direction Friedrichstadt. Parking in the car parks Friedrichstrasse, Herzogstrasse, Kirchplatz and GAP 15

Entry and exit is possible in the immediate vicinity of the museum. Bus parking spaces are located on the banks of the Tonhalle.

Via underground: "Heinrich-Heine-Allee" stop <-> "Graf-Adolf-Platz" stop (U71, U72, U73, U83. The journey time takes about 2 minutes, the walking distance 15-20 minutes (see area map).



At our Webshop, you can purchase online tickets for visits to the K20 and the K21. Tickets are valid for 1 year after the sale date.

Once payment has been received, online tickets are sent as e-mail attachments (PDF), and must be printed. Delivery by mail is not possible.

Please be sure the barcode on your printed ticket is legible and undamaged.

You can register at our Webshop, or complete the order process as a guest. Available currently is payment via credit card (VISA for Master Card). Payments via invoice is not possible.

Online tickets and tickets for events booked at the Webshop cannot be exchanged or refunded.

Valid for all other articles ordered from the Webshop (exhibition catalogs, for example) is the statutory cancellation deadline of 14 days, provided products are returned this period. In such instances, the purchase price will be refunded. This is the case as well for damaged or defective products.

For technical reasons, it is not possible to cancel an order from the Webshop.

For general questions, please contact our visitor’s service; in specific cases, contact our Sales Department at

Cloakrooms, lockers and belongings

We kindly ask you to leave coats, large bags and bulky or wet items at the cloakroom or deposited in one of the lockers. Please check or leave your jacket as well.

In both museums, cloakrooms and lockers (free of charge) are found in the entrance areas.

As a rule, objects lost in the museum are surrendered to the ticket counter. Staffmembers will then deposit these objects with the security center.

After a period of time, lost objects are handed over to the lost property office. In the event you have left objects behind in the locked locker, you may retrieve them on the following day during museum hours.

During your visit

Taking photographs for private purposes is permitted in the exhibition galleries. For reasons of copyright protection, we may prohibit the taking of photographs in special exhibitions, or in front of specific works. The corresponding notices will be posted on site.

Taking photographs or filming for commercial purposes of any kind is permissible only with prior written agreement (filming permit).

Sketchpads in DIN A3 format, as well as pencils, may be brought into the exhibition galleries.

Please understand that telephoning in the museum is undesirable. Eating and drinking, as well as smoking, is not permitted in the exhibition galleries.

Parents, legal guardians, and group leaders are responsible for the appropriate conduct of the children and young people in their charge.

The primary task of the supervisory staff is to protect the exhibit objects from damage.

Folding chairs can be borrowed from the cloakroom free of charge, and can be taken into the exhibition galleries.


The K20 and the K21 are accessible for the most part.

In the event of queues or longer waiting times, bearers of an official disabled persons pass will receive preferential admittance.

Visitors with walking impairments may borrow wheelchairs from the cloakroom free of charge for the duration of the visit (if possible, with prior registration with the visitor’s service).

Also available at the cloakroom (also without prior registration) are folding chairs that can be used as walkers.

With the proper credentials, seeing eye dogs and service dogs for disabled individuals can be brought into the museum.

Chaperones for blind or visually impaired visitors pay no admission charge.

General terms and conditions

Our visitor’s service is happy to receive feedback of all kinds.

Please use our contact form, or send an e-mail to

Offered in the public areas of the K20 and the K21 is cost-free Internet access: Wi-Fi hotspots are located in the entrance area, in the Trinkaus Auditorium, in the library, and in the Salon20 in the K20 and the piazza and Salon21 in the K21.

Please use your web-enabled terminal device to connect to the networks “K20 public” and “K21 public” and accept the general conditions for the Internet access service of the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen.

You can find the​ GTC of the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen in the imprint of this Internet page.

The house regulatio​ns of the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen are displayed at the ticket counters of the K20 and the K21.

Registration and information

Visitor’s Service
Tel +49 (0) 211 83 81-204

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