Opening hours

Tues, Wed, Thurs 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Fr 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sun 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Open until 8 p.m. every first Wednesday of the month.

The museum is closed Saturday and Monday as well as on Jewish holidays, on December 24th and 25th, and on Easter Sunday.

+49 (0) 821 – 51 36 11
(for guides tours)

+49 (0) 821 – 51 36 58
(museum office, for other enquiries)

The Jewish religious community of Swabia-Augsburg can be contacted by phoning
+49 (0) 821 – 50 99 30.

Entrance Fees

Adults:  € 4
Students:  € 2
Family ticket: € 8
Groups of 10 or more: € 3 per person
Student groups of 10 or more: € 1 per person

Free admission every first Sunday of the month for individual visitors.
Free guided tour (in German) for the public every first Wednesday and every third Sunday of the month.

Prices for guided tours (available in English and French)

Adults: € 45 plus entrance fee
Students: € 35 plus entrance fee

Only our guides are allowed to do guided tours.


€ 5 per student + student entrance fee

We would like to thank the Free State of Bavaria, the City of Augsburg and the District of Swabia for their generous support.

Information for wheelchair users

Unfortunately, the museum is not wheelchair-accessible. If you contact us in advance, however, we will be happy to arrange for you to view the synagogue from the ground floor.

Museum Shop and Café

Our museum shop with bookstore and the Literature Café Landauer are open during museum opening hours.

Directions to the Jewish Culture Museum

Located in a parallel street to the Bahnhofsstrasse, the Jewish Culture Museum is only a five-minute walk from the Augsburg central train station.

If you are coming from out of town, you can easily reach the museum by car by following the signs for Augsburg Zentrum/Bahnhof.

The museum does not have visitor parking. However, there is a car park building across the street and spaces are also available in the neighboring side streets.

With bus and tram (tramlines 3 and 4) the museum is only a five-minute walk from the Königsplatz and Hauptbahnhof stops.