Bibliothek/ Library

Our specialized library comprises about 51.000 volumes on modern and contemporary art. In addition to exhibition catalogues, monographs and periodica, you will also find the latest magazines and electronic media. The library may be used free of charge by experts, teachers, students and everyone interested in art.

Our staff offers competent help with your research at any time.

B/W copies can be made against a small fee.

Online catalogue of the libraries in Aachen (German)

Item not found? Ask the librarian!

Opening hours

Tue-Fri 1 pm-5 pm


Sonja Benzner
T. 0049 (0) 241-1807-118


Jülicher Straße 97-109
52070 Aachen
Tel. +49 241 1807-104
Fax +49 241 1807-101 


Opening hours
Tue–Sun 10 am–5 pm
Thu 10 am–8 pm
Mon closed

Tue–Fri 1–5 pm

Closed: 24.12., 25.12., 31.12.,
During Carnival Thu & Sun

Admission: 6 € / reduced 3 €

Free entry:
On Thursdays and on New Year’s Day

Guided tours and workshops


All events, guided tours, workshops and theater performances are cancelled.


Female Artists in the Ludwig Collection



Works from the Ludwig Collection

13.03.20 until further notice

Pop Art and Hyperrealism

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