Guided tours

The public guided tours in the Marta Herford take place regularly, usually on the weekend, and do not require booking (only available in German).

For our foreign language tours, please click here.

The Marta invites you to settle the day with a relaxed visit to the exhibitions until 8 pm. The free short guided tour at 6.30 pm gives a special look at one of the current exhibitions and the museum:

every first Wednesday of the month short guided tour followed by a drink and conversation in a relaxed atmosphere

every second, third and fourth Wednesday of the month individual insights from the Marta team

For the current dates for tours, please see our calendar (only available in German).

Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 12 noon to 1 pm and 3 to 4 pm (only available in German)


Learn about the artists and their works with one of our knowledgeable guides, who’ll be delighted to answer all your questions!

Ticket 3.50 Euro plus exhibition admission
No booking required, maximum 15 people

For the current dates for tours, please see our calendar (only available in German).

First Sunday of each month: 2 to 3 pm (only available in German)

An opportunity to explore architecture past and present!
This tour explains the fascinating history of Marta’s architecture – from the original design up to the finished building.
Please dress according to the weather.

Ticket 3.50 Euro plus exhibition admission
No booking required, maximum 15 people

For the current dates for tours, please see our calendar (only available in German).

Further information

If you have any questions, contact us at or call +49 (0)5221 9944300 (Tuesday to Sunday, 11 am to 6 pm)