Opening Hours:
Tuesday to Sunday: 10am – 6pm

Monday: Closed
Bank holiday Mondays: Open

Guided Tours
We are pleased to be able to now offer guided tours in different languages at Forum Wissen. Many languages, new perspectives!
Check out the dates in the link below.

Holiday Season
Forum Wissen will be open on 26 December 2023. It will be closed, however, on 24, 25 and 31 December 2023 and 1 January 2024. It will be open as usual from 2 January 2024.

Admission to Forum Wissen and the special exhibitions, as well as guided tours are free of charge.
You can download our flyer (in German) here (PDF)

Here you will find information on nearby parking in the city of Göttingen.


Phone: +49 551 39-26600 | Email:


The catalogue for the core exhibition at Forum Wissen offers insights into the emergence and structure of the spaces of knowledge. It places the exhibition in a wider context and presents numerous exhibits in greater depth based on object analyses. Available in our museum store or online from the publisher.
Edited by Marie Luisa Allemeyer, Joachim Baur and Christian Vogel

Spaces of Knowledge, Wallstein-Verlag Göttingen, 400 pages
379 illustrations partly in colour, ISBN 978-3-8353-5331-2 (January 2023) , € 29.00 (D)

Shop: Phone: +49 (0) 551 3935348 | Email:


© Stadt Göttingen
Here you can find information on parking spaces in the centre of Göttingen.


Berliner Straße 28,
37073 Göttingen
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Train or Bus

Forum Wissen is only 300m away from the train station and the corresponding bus stop.


Groner Tor car park
Groner-Tor-Straße 31, 37073 Göttingen
Open 24 hours
5 minutes walk to the Forum Wissen

Bahnhof P2 car park
Bahnhofsallee 2
37081 Göttingen
Open 24 hours
7 minutes walk

Accessible parking will soon be available on the north side of Forum Wissen.

More information to plan you visit: