Visitor information

Marta Herford
Goebenstraße 2–10, 32052 Herford

Tel. +49.5221.994430-0


The Museum Marta Herford will be closed from April 24.

Opening hours:
Tue – Sund and public holidays from 11 am to 6 pm
Closed on 24/25 December and on Good Friday, open on New Year’s Day from 1 pm

Due to the current situation, Marta22 will not be taking place until further notice.


Some galleries are not open to the public during exhibition preparation periods.

Persons up to 18 years admission free
Single ticket 10 €
Single ticket + guided tour 13 €
Apprentices (18-27 years) 2 €
Concession ticket* 5.50 €
Groups (from 10 persons) 6.50 €/person
Annual card 25 €
Annual card + 1 60 €

* Concession for persons in the Federal Volunteers Service (or similar voluntary services), unemployed persons, persons with disability (from degree of disability 50), artCard holders, holders of the honorary office card of the Land of North-Rhine Westphalia, holders of the HerfordKarte, members of the Herford Art Association

Admission free for persons up to 18 years, visitors on their birthday, Marta Friends and Supporters, Friends of the Kunsthalle Bielefeld and the Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche, holders of the DB-Art-Card, the ICOM card and the IGKB artist ID, IKT members, members of the German Museums Association, employees of Daniel Pöppelmann House, member of the Kestner Society

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</span 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.

By car

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”

By train

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).

Airports nearby

Airport Paderborn/Lippstadt (80 km)
Airport Münster/Osnabrück (85 km)
Airport Hannover (90 km)
Airport Bremen (190 km)

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 Bookshop

Opening Hours: like the museum
Fon +49.5221.994430-0
Internet: Marta Shop
A wide ange of offers all around art, architecture and design.


Marta as event location + kupferbar at Marta

Contact person: Melanie Heilmann
Fon +49.5221.994430-20
Bookings for the various event locations. More detailed information are to be found on this website under the menue item MARTA EVENT.


Marta Freunde & Förderer e.V.