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Instructions for your visit

Hygiene instructions

  • Please come to the Senckenberg Natural History Museum only if you feel healthy.
  • Medical masks are recommended
  • Please follow the cough and sneeze etiquette, wash or disinfect your hands regularly.

If you have any questions that go beyond these, please do not hesitate to contact us. You can contact us by e-mail at:


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Restricted Areas

Opening Hours

Monday       9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday       9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday  9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Thursday    9 a.m.  – 5 p.m.
Friday        9 a.m.  – 5 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Shrove Tuesday 9 a.m. – 1 p.m closed.
Good Friday, 24th December, 31st December, 1st January closed.

New: Aha?! Science Lab

Opening hours: Aha?! Science Lab

Monday: closed
Tuesday: 1pm – 5pm
Wednesday: 10 am – 6pm
Thursday: 1pm – 5pm
Friday: 10 am – 5pm
Saturday: 10 am – 5pm
Sunday: 10 am – 5pm

Public Holidays: 10 am – 5pm

Restricted Areas

Restricted Areas


Please consider, there is no parking site available on the museum ground!

However, you may access the convenient public parking facilities nearby:

Parking garage “Adalbertstrasse”; open Monday to Saturday 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.; closed on Sunday and Public Holidays  Parking garage, “Congresscenter Messe Frankfurt” (Maritim Hotel); Theodor-Heuss- Allee 3-5, open 24h Parking garage “Messeturm”; Friedrich-Ebert-Anlage 49; open 24h Parking garage “WestendGate”; Hamburger Allee 2; open 24h

Due to construction works, there are no marked disabled parking spots at the moment. Please contact us before visiting the museum. We will organize a parking lot for you. Accessible during opening hours only.

By Car

Arriving from the South and East:
Drive across the motorway-junction “Frankfurter Kreuz” till “Westkreuz Frankfurt”, then take the motorway A 648 (towards  “Stadtmitte” – B8/44) till Frankfurt Fair (Messe), in the roundabout turn left (towards “Ginnheim / Eschersheim” – B8/40). You will find the museum after 500 metres on the left. Arriving from the North and West:
Drive across the motorway-junction “Nordwestkreuz Frankfurt” on motorway A66 (direction “F-Miquelalle / Stadtmitte”), turn right before the end of the motorway (towards “Hauptbahnhof / Messe” – B8/40), and follow the course of the street “Zeppelinallee”. You will find the museum after 2 kilometres on the right.