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Opening hours

Pei building

From 10 January to 9 February 2022, there will be no exhibitions on display in the DHM. Due to pandemic requirements, we are replanning our rooms so that the opening of our next exhibition will be delayed by a few weeks.

The Pei building will nevertheless remain open for your visit with free admission.

daily 10 am to 6 pm

closed on 24 December


The Zeughaus and the Permanent Exhibition on German history are closed.

More information

How to get there


€ 8 | reduced € 4 | up to 18 years free

Admission and Tickets

Important information about visiting the exhibitions

Please note the following before visiting the exhibitions:

  • "2G" regulation applies: Either a valid vaccination certificate or recovery certificate and an official ID must be presented as proof. Persons under the age of 18 and persons who cannot be vaccinated with proof and negative test are excluded. Children up to the age of 6 are excused from this regulation.
  • Wearing a FFP2 mask is mandatory. Children between the age of 6 and 14 are required to wear a medical mask. Children up to the age of 6 are excused from the mandatory use of a medical mask.
  • The generally applicable rules of distance and hygiene apply throughout the building and in the exhibition rooms.
  • The visit of the Deutsches Historisches Museum is possible without an online ticket. We recommend to purchase an online ticket for the Pei building, if you want to ensure your visit on a specific date.
  • Due to the current situation, tickets can only be booked four weeks in advance. The booked time slot must be kept to.
  • All areas and elements of the exhibition will continuously be cleaned. We will furthermore provide disinfectant wipes for the hearing elements and media stations. For your own safety, we recommend that you also bring gloves.
  • Audio guides are available and are thoroughly disinfected after each use. It is recommended to bring your own headphones (3.5 mm).
  • For participants in guided tours up to 10 person (children up to the age of 14 are not included) the so-called 2G rule applies.
  • Please remain at home if you show signs of illness or have symptoms of a respiratory disease. You should also not leave the house if in the last two weeks you have been in contact with anyone infected with Covid-19.
  • Our digital offers are still available for you.

Visitor information


Cloakrooms are only available to a limited extent. In the exhibitions please avoid carrying rucksacks, bags or objects larger than 30x20x10 cm if possible.

Free Wifi


Tour booking

Guided tours and group offers can be found directly at our exhibitions and the education section. Groups even without a booked tour must register at our visitor service at least one week in advance.

Due to the current situation the DHM offers tours for small groups of up to 10 persons (children up to the age of 14 are not included) through the exhibitions in the Pei building.

For participants in guided tours the so-called 2G rule applies:
- Visitors have to be fully vaccinated and can present the relative vaccination certificate at the entrance,
- or can show proof (medical attestation) of a positive PCR test result for an infection with the coronavirus taken at least 28 days ago but no more than six months ago.

Please note the generally applicable rules of distance and hygiene.

Guided tours by external guides are currently not possible.


Tel +49 30 20304-750/-751

Montag bis Freitag 9-16 Uhr