Welcome toWürttemberg State Museum

Opening hours

Permanent Exhibitions
Old Castle 

Tuesday through Sunday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Mondays (except holiday Mondays)

Dürnitz - Café, Lounge and Shop 
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday through Sunday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Closed Mondays (except holiday Mondays)

The House of Music is currently closed

Admission prices

Permanent Exhibitions
Old Castle 

Adults 6 € | Concessions € 5 incl. media guide
Children (13 - 18 years) | free

Pay What You Want | Every Wednesday 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Free admission in the House of Music


>> Online-Ticket-Shop (German Language only)

Address and directions

Württemberg State Museum
Altes Schloss
Schillerplatz 6
70173 Stuttgart

The “Altes Schloss”, or Old Castle, is located right at Schlossplatz, in the very heart of Stuttgart.

Public transport
We are just a few steps away from the bus stops and underground stations at Charlottenplatz or Schlossplatz.
VVS timetable information >

Underground lines U1, U2, U4 to Charlottenplatz
Underground lines U5, U6, U7 U12 or U15 to Schlossplatz
Bus line 43 to Charlottenplatz
Bus lines 42 and 44 to Schlossplatz

With Deutsche Bahn
It is only a ten-minute walk to Schlossplatz from Stuttgart’s main station via Königstrasse.
​​​​​​​DB travel information >

By car or coach
The Schillerplatz underground car park is open 24 hours a day. It is located directly next to the “Altes Schloss” and “Haus der Musik”. For coaches we recommend the bus parking area at Karlsplatz.
​​​​​​​Route planner to the Württemberg State Museum >

Please note

Taking photos for private purposes is permitted in the exhibition collections.

Larger bags and backpacks should be placed in lockers. These are available for a deposit (1€ or 2€) in the entrance area.

Due to a shortage of staff, individual collection areas or exhibition rooms may occasionally be closed. We ask for your understanding.

Information andbooking of guided tours

Information phone

Tel: 0049711 89 535 111

Office hours
Mon to Fri
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Postal address
Württemberg State Museum
Altes Schloss
Schillerplatz 6
70173 Stuttgart

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