HfG Archiv Ulm
Tue – Sun & public holiday 11 am — 5
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Information for Visitors

Opening Times Exhibitions

Tuesday – Sunday and holidays 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Closed on carnival tuesday, good friday, christmas eve, first christmas day, new year’s eve

HfG-Archive, From the Zero Hour to 1968. Photo: Jens Kramer

Opening Times Archive

Archival research and service
each Wednesday 9 am – 5pm
We kindly ask you to make an appointment by phone
at +49 (0) 731 161 4370 or by email hfg-archiv@ulm.de

Admission Fee

Permanent and special exhibition
€ 5 (regular), € 4 (reduced)

Admission to Museum Ulm and to the HfG-Archiv is free on the first Friday of the month

Admission is free for all persons under the age of 18 in the Museum Ulm, HfG-Archiv and Kunsthalle Weishaupt

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Free admission with the MuseumPassMusees.

Art Education

The HfG-Archiv Ulm offers regular guided tours through the permanent exhibition and the current special exhibitions.
There are also guided tours in german language.

Prices for public guided tours: € 3,- per person, plus entrance fee

Private tours/groups
Please register your group visit with or without a guided tour in advance by calling +49(0)731 161 4307 or by sending an e-mail to vermittlung.museum@ulm.de.

Prices for group tours (max. 25 persons)
€ 70 plus admission (weekdays) / € 80 plus admission (weekends and holidays)

How to get there

HfG-Archiv/Museum Ulm
Am Hochsträß 8
89081 Ulm
Telefon +49 (0) 731 161-4370 (Office)
Telefon +49 (0) 731 161-4381 (Counter Hall)
Mail hfg-archiv@ulm.de

The HfG-Archiv/Museum Ulm and its special exhibitions are in the former building of the Ulm School of Design on Oberer Kuhberg.
The path from the main entrance by the bus stop to the HfG-Archiv building is signposted. Barrier-free access is only possible via the upper entrance, which you can get to by following the asphalt road that runs past the bus stop and then around the left of the building.
Free public parking is available below the School building.

Access by public transport

Please note: From 29 July to 8 September 2024, tram lines 1 and 2 will run with buses as a rail replacement service (SEV). Plan more time if necessary or change to a bike and form car pools.

  • From main rail station »Bahnhof Ulm«: Tramline 2 to stop »Kuhberg Schulzentrum«, then take busline 8 to »Oberer Kuhberg«, then aproximate 8 minute walk.
  • From city centre: Busline 4 from »Rathaus Ulm« to stop »Ehinger Tor«, then busline 2 to »Kuhberg Schulzentrum«, then take busline 8 to »Oberer Kuhberg«, then aproximate 8 minute walk.

If you want to view the the direct route with times, go to either of the following sites, type in your starting point and put in “Am Hochsträß 8” as destination:

We are a partner of bwegtPlus. On presentation of a current bwtarif ticket, school holiday ticket, JugendticketBW or Deutschland-Ticket, you will receive 10 to 20 % off our in-house publications and selected items in our museum shop.



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