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Welcome to the Ernst Leitz Museum! Find out about our opening hours, prices, current exhibitions and more here. If you have any more questions don't hesitate to contact us. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Opening Hours.

The Ernst Leitz Museum is open Monday to Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm!

General Information.

Motorway A45: Dortmund - Hagen (Sauerlandlinie).
Motorway exit Wetzlar-Süd (31), L3451 for 2 km in the direction of Stadtmitte/Leitz-Park, roundabout 1st exit

Motorway A3: Cologne - Frankfurt

Exit Limburg-Nord, B49 to exit/access Wetzlar Ost (30) on A45, exit Wetzlar-Süd (31), L3451 direction Stadtmitte/Leitz-Park, roundabout 1. exit

Motorway A5: Frankfurt - Kassel / Kassel - Frankfurt

Direction Kassel - Frankfurt via Reiskirchner Dreieck on A45 or from direction Frankfurt - Kassel via Gambacher Kreuz on A45, exit Wetzlar-Süd (31), L3451 direction Stadtmitte/Leitz-Park, roundabout 1st exit

Public Transport

From Wetzlar railway station (RE and RB), ZOB (central bus station)
Bus line 11 direction Gießen "Johanneskirche
11 stops, get off at "Am Leitz-Park".
Journey time approx. 15 minutes

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Ernst Leitz Museum

Adults: 11,- Euro
Reduced*: 8,- Euro
Families: 24,- Euro
Parents or grandparents with children or grandchildren under 18 years of age
Groups: 9,50 Euro
From 10 people
Children (up to 8 years of age): free

Annual ticket: 29,- Euro

Leica Tour ( 60 minutes)

Adults: 6,- Euro
Reduced*: 4,- Euro
Groups: 5,- Euro
From 10 to 25 persons

Combi Ticket Museum and Leica Tour

Adults: 15,- Euro
Reduced*: 10,- Euro
Groups: 12,50 Euro
From 10 to 25 people
*On presentation of proof: children and young people up to 16 years of age; schoolchildren, students and trainees; people doing voluntary service; recipients of unemployment benefit (I+II); social welfare recipients; severely disabled people; pensioners (over 65); groups of 10 people or more; after 5 p.m.

Registration at

All locations at the Ernst Leitz Museum are barrier-free.

From Saturday, 2 April 2022, the new Covid regulation of the Hessian state government will come into force. From then on, you will no longer need to carry proof of your vaccination status or negative test result with you for your visit to Leica World.

The requirement to wear a mask will also no longer apply. We recommend that you wear masks, keep your distance and maintain hygiene. Our employees will continue to wear a medical mask during opening hours.

Leitz-Park App.

Download our app to experience the Ernst Leitz Museum interactively. The app accompanies you through the entire Leica World, provides you with plenty of background information and can help you plan your visit.


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Discover top-class exhibitions at the Ernst Leitz Museum with renowned photographers from all over the world and find out more about our programme!

The Museum Shop.

Impressive prints, coffee table books, postcards and much more! Take a piece of Leica home and find special gifts for art lovers and photographers all year round.