Opening hours, admission prices and guided tours

Opening hours

Tue–Sun 10 am–5 pm
Thu 10 am–8 pm (Zentis-day, free admission!)
Mon closed

Library: Tue–Fri 1 pm–5 pm

11.09. / 24.12. / 25.12. / 31.12. / During Carnival Thu and Sun closed


from 20.04.2018: 10 € / reduced 6 €
combiticket LUFO + IZM 12 € / reduced 8 €
Groups starting from 8 persons 6 €/pers.
„Six for Six“-Ticket 14 € (reduced 10 €)
„Auf ins Museum“-Ticket 12 €
Everyone under 21 years of age: Free Admission!

From now on:
Zentis-Day: Every Thursday free Admission!

“Six for Six”-Ticket 14 € (reduced 10 €)
Visit the six museums (Centre Charlemagne, Couven-Museum, Internationales Zeitungsmuseum, Suermondt-Ludwig Museum, Ludwig Forum and town hall) within six month.

“Auf ins Museum”-Ticket 12 €
One ticket for eight museums (Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst Aachen, Suermondt-Ludwig Museum Aachen, Leopold-Hoesch-Museum & Papiermuseum Düren, Deutsches Glasmalereimuseum Linnich, KuK Monschau, BEGAS HAUS Heinsberg, Kunsthaus NRW Kornelimünster, ikob – Museum für Zeitgenössische Kunst in Eupen/Ostbelgien).

Free admission

  • for seriously disabled persons
  • for everyone under 21 years of age
  • for kindergartens and schools of the Euregio
  • on “Familiy Sundays”, the “International Museum Day” and the “Tag des offenen Denkmals”

Guided tours

Whether young or old, birthday party or company outing, with all current exhibitions and presentations of the collection, we offer tailor-made themed tours in German, English, Dutch and French. Upon request, the guided tour can be combined with practical work in our workshop. We are happy to advise you further.

On working days:
Starting from 40€ for 60 min (max. 25 pers.)

On Sundays and public holiday:
Starting from 50€ for 60 min (max. 25 pers.)

Kindergartens and schools

On working days:
Starting from 20€ for 60 min (max. 25 pers.)

On Sundays and public holiday:
Starting from 30€ for 60 min (max. 25 pers.)

Public guided tours
2 €


Info and booking

Karl-Heinz Jeiter
T. +49 241 1807-115
F. +49 241 1807-101

Info, booking and reservation for special Events

T. +49 241 1807-104
F. +49 241 1807-101

To the museum by bus
If travelling by ASEAG bus you can purchase a combined ticket for the ride and for the admission to the museum. This is available for the city of Aachen or the city region of Aachen for adults, children and for families. Find out more on


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