Opening hours, fees, hot to get here, contacts
Tue–Sun and on bank holidays 11 am – 6 pm
1st Wednesday of every month 11 am – 9 pm
Closed on Good Friday, December 24, 25 and 31
On New Year’s Day the museum is open from 1 pm – 6 pm
Some galleries are not open to the public during exhibition preparation periods.
(under the age of 10)
|free of charge|
|Pupils & Students:||4,50 Euro, Tue after 4 pm and
every 1st Wed of the month after 6 pm free of charge
|Marta Members:||free of charge|
(10 or more people)
|4,50 Euro per person|
(from 6th grade)
|1,50 Euro per pupil, free admission for 3 accompanying persons|
|Annual Ticket:||36 Euro (Concessions* 24 Euro)|
|Family Annual Ticket:||60 Euro|
* Concessions are granted to schoolchildren over 10 years, students, people doing national service (military/non-military), visitors who are unemployed, disabled persons (degree of disability at least 50%) as well as ART Card on submission of the corresponding ID.
** Valid for 1–2 adults and 1–4 children up to the age of 16
A2 Hannover – Dortmund: exit Herford/ Bad Salzuflen (B 239) and follow the signs
A30 Osnabrück – Bad Oeynhausen: exit Kirchlengern, direction Herford and follow the signs
Parking facilities: opposite to the museum (500 car and 4 bus parking spaces), follow “Marta Areal”
IC/ICE-route Cologne – Hannover – Berlin: Station Herford
The Marta is within 3 min. walking distance to the station. Turn left at the station and follow the main road for 250 meters (Bahnhofstraße, Fürstenaustraße, Goebenstraße).
Airport Paderborn/Lippstadt (80 km)
Airport Münster/Osnabrück (85 km)
Airport Hannover (90 km)
Airport Bremen (190 km)
Access to the Museum Marta Herford from the railway station forecourt is barrier-free. All of the exhibition and visitor rooms are either equipped with ramps or can be reached by lift. It may happen, however, that individual installations in the exhibition rooms cannot be made barrier-free.
There are also two disabled-access toilets in the museum and the café. For visitors who are unable to walk, a wheelchair can be provided free of charge. There is also a large number of folding chairs available in the exhibition rooms.
Dogs accompanying blind or disabled persons can be taken into the exhibition rooms with the corresponding ID. If you have any more questions, the visitor service staff will be glad to help.
Numerous accommodation offers are available in Herford, also in striking distance to the museum. For more information please contact the Herford tourist office online:
More information and travelling tips are to be found at the English website of Tourismus NRW e.V.
Marta as event location
Contact person: Nicola Sudhues, Melanie Heilmann
Bookings for the various event locations. More detailed information are to be found on this website under the menue item MARTA EVENT.
Opening Hours: Tue–Su and on bank hollidays 10 am – 6 pm, for evening events even longer
Dine, drink and party at Marta Herford