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For visitors

Plan your visit

Please note: The shop at Schloss Rosenstein is closed at the moment. From september 12th there will be a limited offer. Meanwhile you can use our shop at Museum am Löwentor.

Entrance fees and opening hours

Opening hours

Tue-Fri: 9-17 Uhr
Sat / Son / holidays: 10-18 Uhr

On public holidays the opening hours are the same as for the weekend (10-18 h), even if the holiday is on a Monday.

The museum is closed on the following public holidays: December 24th, 25th and 31st. On New Year (January 1st) our museum will be open from 13-18 h.

Entrance fees


Schloss Rosenstein and Museum am Löwentor

 Tickets for
one house
Adults€ 5.-€ 20.-
Reduced€ 3.-€ 15.-
Children (up to 18 years)free-
Families-€ 35.-
Groups (15 pers. or more)€ 3.--
Combined ticket both houses+ € 2.--
Wednesday afternoon from 13 h free admission (not on public holidays)

The reduced admission price applies to: Students, trainees, pensioners, volunteers as well as selected tickets (Landesfamilienpass, Museums-PASS-Musée, Stuttcard, Bonuscard + Kultur, VVS-Abonnement (only for a limited time, please note current information), VVS- Tickets (only for a limited time, please note current information), GEO-Card) and voucher coupons.

Free admission:

  • Children upto and including age 17
  • 100% severely handicapped + accompanying person if registered on ID card (B
  • Disabled person + accompanying person if entered on H permit (in need of help)
  • Members of the Förderverein
  • National Family Pass (in conjunction with the vouchers)

Card payments: possible

Vouchers: We will be happy to send you entrance vouchers against invoice at the above conditions. Orders can be placed via the contact form on our homepage.

Dogs are not allowed in our exhibitions.

Guided Tours

Museum am Löwentor und Schloss Rosenstein

 Price and Datesminimum group size
Guided Tour (1 h)€ 80.- (Tue - Fri)
€ 100.- (Sat, Sun, PH)
€ 120.- (exceeding opening hours)
Tour for preschool (1 h)€ 4.- per person / 1 h 
Tour for schools€ 4.- per person / 1 h
€ 5.- per person / 1,5 h
10 persons*2
Tour for schools from Stuttgart€ 1,50 per person*110 persons*2
Projects for pupils, excl. material cost€ 6.- per person / 1,5 h
€ 7.- / € 9.- per person / 2 h
10 persons*2
Talks€ 3.- 
€ 2.- reduced
Children's birthday parties€ 80.- (1 h)
€ 100.- including material cost (1,5 h)
€ 120.- / € 150.- including material cost (2 h)
 *1 sponsored by state capital Stuttgart*2 does not apply for special-needs schools


to our guided tours

Plan your journey

Museum am Löwentor

located in the Nordbahnhofstraße

By car: 

Parking area in the Ehmanstraße (for a navigation device please use “70191 Stuttgart – crossroad Ehmannstraße/Nordbahnhofstraße”). For leaving the parking area after your visit, please ask for an exit coin at our ticket office. 
location in Google Maps

Please note that only a limited number of parking spaces are available. We therefore recommend arriving by public transport.

By public transport:

  • S-Bahn-Linien S4,S5,S6: Stop "Nordbahnhof"
  • Straßenbahnlinie U12: Stop "Nordbahnhof"
  • Straßenbahnlinie U13: Stop "Löwentor"

Schloss Rosenstein

located within the Rosensteinpark, atop the Wilhelma zoo respectively, the tram stop "Mineralbäder/Naturkundemuseum".

By car: 

Parking lot Wilhelma zoo. For a navigation device please use "Wilhelma 13, 70376 Stuttgart".
location in Google Maps

By public transport:

  • Straßenbahnlinie U1, U2, U14: Stop "Mineralbäder/Naturkundemuseum"
  • S-Bahn-Linien S1, S2, S3: Stop "Bad Cannstatt"


Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde Stuttgart
Museum am Löwentor und Schloss Rosenstein
Rosenstein 1, 70191 Stuttgart
Tel.: (+49) 0711 / 8936-0
Fax: (+49) 0711 / 8936-100
E-Mail: museum@smns-bw.de