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Introduce your students to the medium of photography with a visit to our interactive Ernst Leitz Museum. Teach them about technique, image composition, editing and more with our playful workshops and worksheets.

Activities for Children and Teenagers

Find out about what activities you can do at the World of Leica with your students, what tours are available and what you can do on your own.

Information for Teachers

The Leica World is open daily from 10 am to 6 pm. This includes the Ernst Leitz Museum and the headquarters with the manufacture, Leica Collection, Leica Gallery and much more.

The Leitz-Park Forest with the nature trail is open around the clock and accessible free of charge.

Children up to 8 years of age do not pay admission to Leica World.

The following prices apply per head for school classes of 10 pupils or more

Ernst Leitz Museum: 6.50 Euros

Tour of Leica World: 2.50 Euros

Leica World Tour + Museum: 8,50 Euros

Tour of the Leitz Park Forest: 4.50 Euros

Smartphone Photography Workshop: tba

Two teachers/supervisors per class enter for free.

Tour of Leica World: Wednesday 1 p.m., Friday 1.30 p.m., Saturday 1 p.m.

Tour of Leitz-Park Forest: Every 1st Sunday of the month at 2 p.m.

Smartphone Workshop: Every last Friday of the month at 3 p.m.

As a class, please register with us by email at If necessary, individual times for the tours and workshops can be arranged.

Am Leitz-Park 6
35578 Wetzlar
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Public Transport

From Wetzlar Bahnhof (RE und RB), ZOB (Zentraler Busbahnhof)
Bus Line 11 to Gießen „Johanneskirche“
11 stops, get off at „Am Leitz-Park“
Duration approx. 15 minutes

Our free app provides a lot of background information on the exhibition areas and the Leica Manufacture. It can be used to download the photos taken at the Ernst Leitz Museum to your own mobile phone.


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Questions? Simply contact us and we are happy to help you!