Welcome to the Hamelin Museum!

We would appreciate if you would continue to wear a mask.

Please ensure sufficient distance (at least 1.5m) to people outside your own household.

The requirements of the current Lower Saxony Corona Ordinance and the current general decree of the Hameln-Pyrmont district apply.


Find out more about the permanent exhibition which offers insights into the history of Hamelin from the prehistoric up to modern times.

Have a look at current and past temporary exhibitions.

Special Exhibition

„Mein Name ist Hase“

On the trail of idioms

10th October 2021 – 26th August 2022

Sayings, idioms and dictums are the salt in the soup of any language. This special exhibition explores the origins of some of the most famous phrases und sayings used in the German language.

Your visit

Opening hours:

Tuesday to Sunday 11 am – 6 pm

Closed on Mondays

Find out more about the Museum

How to contact the team, vacancies and a brief history of the museum


Osterstraße 8-9
31785 Hameln

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0049 (0) 5151 202 1215

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