Your visit to the Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln

The museum above the roofs of the city

Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln - Your visit

The Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln is located in the centre of Cologne, in the Neumarkt Passage - nearby the romanesque church St. Aposteln.

Please Note

The Käthe Kollwitz Museum's exhibition rooms are temporarily closed due to extensive renovation work.
Nevertheless, we will still be there for you!

pop up space

In the meantime, we welcome you to the RAUM FÜR NEUES: in our museum workshop in the Neumarkt Passage, opposite the Tentazioni ice cream parlour, we will gradually show you what we are working on behind the scenes for you during the closure.

We will keep you up to date here on the website and on our social media channels!
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Opening Hours

Tuesday to Saturday:  11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Closed on Sunday, Monday and Public holidays


How to find us

You will find our POP UP SPACE on the first floor of the Neumarkt Passage floor of the Neumarkt Passage shopping gallery. 

Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln
Pop up space⁢ RAUM FÜR NEUES

⁢Neumarkt 18 - 24 | Neumarkt Passage
⁢50667 Cologne

Visitor Service
⁢Phone: +49 (0) 221 227 2899

Public Transport

Station »Neumarkt«

Underground from Cologne Central Station: Lines 19, 18
Underground from Köln Messe/Deutz Station: Lines 1, 7, 9
More subways from the city area: Lines 3, 4
Information on local public transport (KVB)

A walk from the Cologne Central station

The museum can also be reached from Cologne Central Station in a walk of approx. 15 minutes (1.5 km) through the shopping street Hohestrasse / Schildergasse.

parking facilities

Located in the centre of Cologne on Neumarkt, the museum is easy to reach by car.

underground parking garage

Parking garage of the Kreissparkasse Köln
Richmodstr. 13
50667 Köln
Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 7.30 am - 9 pm
Saturday: 7.30 am - 8 pm
Closed on Sundays and public holidays.
The exit is possible at any time.
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parking garages nearby

Information about further parking possibilities in the vicinity can be found on the website of the City of Cologne.
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Without a traffic jam into town?
P+R squares are a good alternative for getting into the city centre without traffic jams and in a relaxed manner. Park your car on the outskirts of the city. The website of the City of Cologne provides all information on current parking garage occupancy, locations of the P+R facilities in Cologne and the surrounding area as well as an overview of the traffic situation in the city.
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Museum shop

From exhibition catalogues to posters, postcards and beautiful things for everyday life - our museum shop has an offer ready for you so that your visit to the Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln will be a lasting memory.

CaféS and restaurantS

The Café Riese, the Café Tentazioni or the Italian restaurant Verdi - the offers in the Neumarkt Passage are varied and have something for everyone. 


Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln

Neumarkt 18-24 / Neumarkt Passage

50667 Köln

+49 (0)221 227 2899

+49 (0)221 227 2602

Opening hours

Tue - Sun

11 am – 6 pm

Public holidays

11 am – 6 pm

First Thu each month

11 am – 8 pm



Please note

The Käthe Kollwitz Museum's exhibition rooms are temporarily closed due to extensive renovation work.

You are welcome to visit our pop-up space RAUM FÜR NEUES - open Tuesday to Saturday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., each first Thursday of the month 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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