All you need to know about the Museum of Lacquer Art in Münster

How to get to the museum



In the period from Juli 1 to August 30, we offer you a long Thursday until 8 pm in addition to our regular opening hours.

Our opening hours an at glance:
Wednesdays 12 noon to 6 pm
Thursdays 12 noon to 8 pm
Fridays 12 noon to 6 pm
Saturdays 12 noon to 6 pm
Sundays 12 noon to 6 pm

Free admission

Guided tours
We are not able to offer any guided tours yet. We are happy to receive your inquiries by e-mail to or telephone +49.251.41851-0.

Up and to including Sunday, July 12, museum guides are available in the collection every Saturday and Sunday from 1 pm to 5 pm, who will tell you – with the necessary distance – interesting facts about laqcuer art.

On Sundays, July 19 and 26, they will also be on hand for you on site from 1 pm to 5 pm and look forward to answering your questions.

Multimedia guides
You can borrow a free multimedia guide with comprehensive information on our public collection for a deposit at our reception. If you will be with a larger group, we recommend you make a reservation in advance.

Wheelchair access
The back entrance of our building is wheelchair accessible and is available during our opening hours. To access this entrance, please ring the bell at the parking lot when you arrive. Our reception assistants will the lower the parking lot barrier. Please proceed through the parking lot to the back entrance. Once inside, you can use the elevator to reach all floors of the museum. Barrier-free restrooms are located in the basement of the building.


You can get further information at the museum’s cash register during our opening hours

Telephone +49.251.41851-22

If you wish to book an individual guided tour, please contact

Georg Schomacher
Tel. +49.251.41851-0