Adress & Opening hours

Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig/Museum of Fine Arts Leipzig

Katharinenstraße 10
D-04109 Leipzig
T +49 341 216 99 0
F +49 341 216 99 999

Tue, Thu–Sun10–18 h
Wed12–20 h
German/Saxony Public holidays*10–18 h

*Easter Monday, May 1, Ascension Day, Whit Monday, Day of Prayer and Repentance, October 3 & 31, December 25 & 26.

Closed  on December 24 & 31.


T +49 341 21 69 99 32

Wed13–20 h
Tue, Thu on appointment 13–18 h

Café Idee by Michaelis

T +49 341 3 37 37 57

During Museum Openinghours

Year Pass

with our Year Pass you will get

→ Free admission to the museum
→ Invitations to exhibition openings and events
→ Overview of MdbK’s exhibition calendar


1-day-ticket 10 € (reduced 7 €)
Group rate 8 €/p. P.
1-day-ticket Leipzig-Pass (temporary exhibition and collection)5 €
evening special ticket (ab 1 Std. vor Schließung)5 €
Annual ticket45 € (reduced 31,50 €)
Annual ticket Leipzig-Pass22,50 €
Tour fee for 1,5 hour surcharge of 10 € for foreign language included (max. 25 persons)90 €
surcharge for foreign language 10 €
Audioguide Music Trail8 €

Free admission for children aged up to 18.
Free admission every 1st Wednesday in the month.

The museum is located in the heart of Leipzig. Close to the central station (Hauptbahnhof), public transportation is only a few mintues’ walk away. Click here for an overview of possible accomodation in Leipzig.



Anmeldungen nehmen gerne unsere KollegInen der Kunstvermittlung entgegen:
+49 341 216 999 23

Sollten Sie Ihre Klasse selbstständig führen wollen, bitten wir ebenfalls um eine Anmeldung. Sie sichern sich damit die Schülerermäßigung und umgehen "Doppelbelegungen" eines Sammlungsgebietes. Veranstaltungstermine, die Sie nicht wahrnehmen können, bitten wir unbedingt abzusagen. Bitte beachten Sie, dass ab einer Gruppenstärke von 20 Personen dringend eine zweite Begleitperson erforderlich ist.

Parcours & Workshops der Kunstvermittlung

Das vollständige Programm der Kunstvermittlung mit Informationen zu unseren Formaten und Veranstaltungen finden Sie hier [bitte klicken].

Winterferien im MdbK

Unsere Angebote in den Winterferien 2020 finden Sie hier [bitte klicken].

ZUSAMMEN-HANG. Ein Filmprojekt mit Jugendlichen

Von März bis Juli 2020 findet im MdbK ein Filmprojekt mit Jugendlichen im Spektrum zwischen hörend und nicht-hörend statt. Mehr Informationen dazu finden Sie hier [bitte klicken].


Guided tours

For contact about group reservations and guided museum tours:
+49 341 21 69 99 14

For contact about guided school tours:
+49 341 21 69 99 23​​​​​​​

Art Pedagogy program offers:

Click here to download all of our offers.

Click hereto download our program offers during the autumn break 2017.

If you wish to guide your school class personally, we kindly ask you to make a reservation at any rate. This will guarantee a reduced admission for the students, and it will secure our facilities for the use of only one group at a time.

Please inform us at all times in case you wish to cancel your reservation.


Entrances at MdbK

The entrance on Katharinenstraße provides direct access to the museum. Visitors with limited mobility (wheelchairs or prams) are directed to enter the museum via the entrance on Böttchergasse.

In the Museum

There is an elevator to all levels of MdbK, equipped with a broad doorway and low buttons for comfortable wheelchair use. Wheelchair-accessible restrooms can be found on the ground floor.
Every level provides over sufficient seating furniture.
Wheelchairs are available at the entrance.

Group admissions and guided tours

MdbK offers museum visit programs for student groups with learning disabilities.

accessibility is important for us and still in progress