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Museums in Göttingen

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Ethnological Collection

Over 16,000 ethnographic exhibits from people from all continents and climate zones, and the famous Cook-Foster-Cellection from the 18th century.

Opening hours:

The museum is currently closed and is expected to move to the new university collection in the Forum Wissen (Knowledge Forum) in mid 2021.
Das Museum ist gegenwärtig geschlossen und geht voraussichtlich Mitte 2021 in die neue Universitätssammlung im Forum Wissen über.


Völkerkundliche Sammlung / Ethnological Collection
Theaterplatz 15
37073 Göttingen
Tel.: +49 (0) 551/39-7891
Internet: www.uni-goettingen.de/de/28899.html

Municipal Museum

Collections of art and cultural history of South Lower Saxony, prehistory and protohistory, town history, religious art, university etc.

Temporary exhibitions.

Opening hours:

Tuersdays to Fridays 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Städtisches Museum
Ritterplan 7/8
37073 Göttingen
Tel.: +49 (0) 551/400-2843
Internet: www.museum.goettingen.de