Regensburg
 

Regensburg Travel Guide:
Museums & Exhibitions

 


Regensburg Museums & Exhibitions

 

Museum Thurn + Taxis
(Thurn- und Taxismuseum)

Located in the complex of the Thurn and Taxis Palace, the museum shows a great collection of jewellery, porcelain and furnishings that belonged to the wealthiest dynasty in Germany for a long period.

Emmeramsplatz 6
93047 Regensburg
Tel. 0941 / 5048-133

Open April to October Monday to Friday from 11.00 a.m to 5.00 p.m., Saturday / Sunday 11.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m., November to March Saturday / Sunday 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Entrance fee: 4.50 Euro (regular) / 3.50 Euro (reduced)

Museum Obermünster

This museum in the Church St. Ulrich accommodates a great collection of church treasures. In addition, temporary exhibitions are carried out regularly.

Emmeramsplatz 1
93047 Regensburg
Tel. 0941 / 595-322530 



Domschatzmuseum

When you visit St. Peter's Church, the Domschatzmuseum where church treasures, monstrances and tapestries are displayed might be worth a visit as well.


Krauterermarkt 3
93047 Regensburg
Tel. 0941 / 595-322530
Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10.00 a.m to 5.00 p.m., Sunday 12.00 to 5.00 p.m.

Entrance fee: 2.00 Euro (regular) / 1.00 Euro (reduced)


Internet: www.bistumsmuseen-regensburg.de


 
Dioezesanmuseum
Diözesanmuseum

Museum St. Ulrich

In addition to the two museums of the diocese Regensburg, the Domschatzmuseum and the museum Obermünster, there is another museum with church treasures in the Gothic church St. Ulrich.


Domplatz 2
93047 Regensburg
Tel. 0941 / 595-322530
Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10.00 a.m to 5.00 p.m. (in winter closed)


Internet: www.bistumsmuseen-regensburg.de

Imperial Diet Museum
(Reichstagsmuseum)

The Reichstagsmuseum in the Old City Hall accommodates the precious Imperial Hall as well as the torture chambers.


Altes Rathaus
93047 Regensburg
Tel. 0941 / 507-4410
Guided tours in English are carried out Monday to Saturday at 3.00.


Fee: 6.00 Euro (regular) / 3.00 Euro (reduced)

Historical Museum
(Historisches Museum)

In the Historical Museum at the Dachauplatz, there are exhibitions from the Stone Age to the Middle Ages, covering mainly the Roman period when Regensburg was flourishing.

Dachauplatz 2-4
93047 Regensburg
Tel. 0941 / 507-2448
Open Tuesday / Wednesday, Friday to Sunday from 10.00 a.m to 4.00 p.m., Thursday 10.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.


Entrance fee: 2.20 Euro (regular) / 1.10 Euro (reduced)

Brückturmmuseum

 
Regensburg Brueckturmmuseum
Brückturmmuseum
In the "Brückturmmuseum" at the Stone Bridge, there are exhibitions dealing with the history of the Stone Bridge.



Weiße-Lamm-Gasse 1
93047 Regensburg
Tel. 0941 / 507-5889
Open April to October Tuesday to Sunday from 10.00 a.m to 5.00 p.m.

Entrance Fee: 2.00 Euro (regular) / 1.50 Euro (reduced)


 

Kepler Memorial House
(Kepler Gedächtnishaus)

This house in Keplerstr. 5 is the house where the famous astronomer Johannes Kepler used to live.


Keplerstr. 5
93047 Regensburg
Tel. 0941 / 5073442
Open Saturday / Sunday from 10.30 a.m to 4.00 p.m.


Entrance Fee: 2.20 Euro (regular) / 1.10 Euro (reduced)

Document Neupfarrplatz

The Neupfarrplatz used to be the area where the Jewish community lived in the Middle Ages. In the 16th century, however, all Jews were expelled from the city and the area around the Neupfarrplatz was burnt. Now, the Document Neupfarrplatz explains the history of the square and you can also see a Roman fortress, Jewish houses as well as Gothic and Romanesque synagogues.


Neupfarrplatz
93047 Regensburg
Tel. 0941 / 507-1442
You have to attend a guided tour.


Fee: 5.50 Euro (regular) / 2.50 Euro (reduced)