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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!

Please note: The exhibition on the ground floor will be closed from Thursday, 6 October, to Friday, 21 October, due to a change of exhibition.

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

Concession*: 8,- Euro

Family**: 24,- Euro

Groups (10 to 25 people): 9,50 Euro

Children up to 8 years: free

Annual ticket: 29,- Euro



Museum Tour

Adults: 17,- Euro
Concession*: 12,- Euro
Groups (10 to 25 people): 14,50 Euro


*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.

**Families: Parents or grandparents with their children/grandchildren under 18 year of age

Registration at leicatour@leica-camera.com

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

The Corona regulations previously in force at Leica World in Leitz Park will cease to apply on 26 May 2022. From this date, as before, no more proofs need to be presented, and in addition the obligation to wear a mask will cease to apply everywhere.

From now on, you can also visit the Leica Headquarters without a tour during the week and the casino will also reopen to the public.

Continue to take care of yourself and your fellow human beings and stay healthy!

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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Exhibitions.

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.

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