Information & Tickets

Opening Hours

Gropius Bau

Monday 11:00–19:00
Tuesday closed
Wednesday 11:00–19:00
Thursday 11:00–19:00
Friday 11:00–19:00
Saturday 10:00–19:00
Sunday 10:00–19:00

The ticket desk closes at 18:15.

On bank holidays the Gropius Bau is open from 10:00–19:00.

Radical Playgrounds 

Monday closed
Tuesday closed
Wednesday 11:00–20:00 
Thursday 11:00–20:00 
Friday 11:00–20:00 
Saturday 11:00–20:00 
Sunday 11:00–20:00


Exhibition ticket: Nancy Holt and Pallavi Paul
22 March to 14 July 2024
€ 15 / reduced € 10

Tickets are available in our onlineshop or on site.

Admission Fees

In addition to our normal price, we also offer reduced prices and free admission if you are eligible. When booking in our online shop, select the date and admission period; when the price is displayed, you can then specify the ticket type in the drop-down menu called “Discounts”. Below you can find more information on the different ticket types.


1. Standard price

2. Reduced price
The reduced price is available for the following persons on presentation of appropriate identification:

  • students, trainees (from 18 years of age), those engaged in national or community service
  • unemployed persons claiming „ALG I“ job-seekers’ allowance
  • pensioners
  • severely disabled persons (with at least 50% reduction in earning capacity) on presentation of the appropriate identification

3. Free admission
Free admission is available for the following persons on presentation of appropriate identification:

  • Children and young people up to the age of 18
  • Representatives of the press holding a valid press ID
  • Persons receiving social benefits or unemployment benefits, type 2
  • Persons accompanying a disabled person, provided the medical necessity for an attendant is noted in the disability pass
  • Persons lending objects to the exhibitions (or their representatives)
  • Members of the International Council of Museums (ICOM)
  • Members of the International Association of Art (IAA)
  • Members of the International Committee for Museums and Collections of Modern Art (CiMAM)
  • Members of the Professional Association of Visual Artists Berlin (BBK Berlin)
  • Members of the Federal Association of Visual Artists (BBK)

Please note: KulturPass

KulturPass is a service provided by the German Federal Government for all those who celebrate their 18th birthday in 2023. Holders of this pass can book tickets for the Gropius Bau via the KulturPass-App. More information on this initiative can be found here.


If you should have experienced discrimination, be it as a visitor of the Gropius Bau, as a contractor or co-operation partner, and you would like to report this, please contact Berliner Festspiele’s official contact point for information and complaints:

Guided Tours and Workshops

Guided tours and workshops for groups and school classes can be booked via Museumsdienst Berlin. 

Museumsdienst Berlin
T +49 30 24749 – 888

Guided tours
In German or English
For groups, 60 min., € 90 (school classes € 75)

Guided tour of the building, its architecture and history 
In German or English
For groups, 60 min., € 90 (school classes € 75)

In German or English
For school classes, 120 min, € 140

How to Get Here & Parking

Gropius Bau
Niederkirchnerstraße 7, 10963 Berlin

Public Transport
U-Bahn U2 (Potsdamer Platz)
U-Bahn U6 (Kochstraße)
S-Bahn S1, S2, S25 (Potsdamer Platz or Anhalter Bahnhof)
Buses M29 (Anhalter Bahnhof), M41 (Abgeordnetenhaus)

From 1.2. to 31.7.2024 the car park next to the Gropius Bau at Stresemannstraße 110 (at the corner of Niederkirchnerstraße) will remain closed for public parking. The six accessible parking spaces can still be used.

Parking Fees
First to third hour € 1.50 per hour
Each additional hour € 1.00
Day ticket € 25.00

We have a limited number of permanent, individual parking spaces available. For more information about renting one please contact