Regular opening hours:
Tuesday - Friday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday, holidays 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
For school classes the museum opens on request already at 9 am.
Open on the following holidays:
Easter Sunday (9/4/2023), Ascension Day (5/18/2023), Whit Sunday (5/28/2023), Corpus Christi (6/8/2023), German Unity Day (10/3/2023), All Saints Day (11/1/2023).
Closed on the following holidays:
Good Friday (7.4.2023), Easter Monday (10.4.2023), Labor Day (5/1/2023), Whit Monday (29.5.2023).
Weiberfastnacht (2/16/2023) through and including Carnival Tuesday (2/21/2023).
All venues of the LVR Industrial Museum will be closed from 12/23/2023 to 1/1/2024 inclusive.
Normal entrance fee: 5,50 €, reduced 4,50 € (Students, persons with severe disabilities, unemployed persons upon presentation of a welfare card or other official document) Groups from 10 persons 4.50 € per Person
Combi-ticket valid for the St. Antony-Hütte (Ironworks) including temporary exhibition, the industrial-archaeological park and Peter-Behrens-Baus: 8 €
Children and adolescents (up to 18 years of age): free
School classes (with up to 2 accompanying persons): entrance free
Free entrance for everyone: 1st Friday in the month
Free admission for refugees
Refugees have free admission to the museums of the Landschaftsverband Rheinland. In this way, the LVR would like to help refugees learn about the history and culture of the Rhineland.
For free admission, an official certificate must be presented. Admission is also free for accompanying persons who care for refugees. (max. 2 persons per group)
With the LVR Museum card, you have free admission to the museums of the LVR and LWL for one year from the date of purchase.
DB Abo & mehr: 25 %
NRW-Ehrenamt: 50 %
Rheinischer Verein: 25 %
Sauerländischer Gebirgsverein: 25 %
Free admission: RuhrTopCard (1x per year), Members of the Bundesverband Museumspädagogik e.V, Associations of Friends of the LVR-Industriemuseums, Members of the Deutscher Museumsbund, Members of ICOM (International Council of Museums), Juleica (JugendleiterIn-Card), LVR staff (also pensioners and retirees), recipients of benefits from LVR including one accompanying person, Rheinlandtaler-Träger, Members of the Association of Friends of Stiftung NRW
Guided Tour fee (up to 15 Persons):
Normal group guided tour for adults: 55 €
Normal guided tour for children’s groups and school classes: 45 €
Guided tours in foreign languages (English): 60 €
Costume guided tour “Good Day, Mr. Jacobi”: 80 €
Separate entrance fees apply for events. Please consult our eventcalender for these.
Tickets for the St. Antony-Hütte (Ironworks) can be purchased at the site or from our Webshop in advance.
We would be pleased to loan you an audio-guide to take you through the various stations of the exhibition at your own pace.
Persons with a hearing disability can undertake the tour individually with a multi-media guide. On the multi-media display a sign language interpreter explains the topics in the museum in German sign language.
The loan of the guide is free. Please speak to our staff at the site.
Please note that dogs are not permitted in the museum. Assistance dogs are exempt from this.
Tel.: 02234 9921555
(Mon - Fri 8 - 18 hours; Sat, Sun and public holidays 10 - 15 hours)
Fax: 02234 9921300
Local Public Transport
Bus stop: St. Antony-Hütte
Environment zone: Yes
Marked parking spaces and parking spaces on the verge are available in Antoniestraße. In addition there is a marked disabled parking space available in Antoniestraße.
Marked parking spaces and parking spaces on the verge are available in Antoniestraße near “Zum Dörnbusch”.
The bus stop is located directly in front of the museum entrance (approx. 80 metre).