Model eines Korallenriffs taucht aus einer türkis farbenden Farbfläche auf, darüber das Wort „Open.“ – geöffnet


You can come visit us again!

  • Sa and Sun: 10 am to 5 pm

Prior registration is not necessary. Please note: masks are compulsory throughout the museum. We look forward to your visit!

Admission and opening

We are here for you with our online offers!

The museum is no longer open to visitors until further notice! In the meantime, take a look around online. Stay in touch with us on our online channels, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube. We regularly publish insights into our work and online short tours for you

We have revised our website for you to make it more accessible and flexible. We decided to publish a so-called “beta version”, which we continuously improve for you. So do not hesitate to point out any errors to us!

Historische Hausansicht aus 1896

125 years of Übersee-Museum

On January 15, 2021, the Übersee Museum celebrated its 125th anniversary. Birthday. See here what program the museum offers on the occasion of the anniversary year.

To the anniversary page
streng schauender Kopf einer steinernen Statue

Take a stand

Museums are not neutral. What values does the institution stand for? What position does it take in regards to the major socio-political debates?

To the position papers
Unterwasserfoto von Korallenriff

Interactive reef

Dive into the colourful underwater world of the Red Sea. Go on an interactive tour to discover and learn more about the threatened habitat coral reef.

Discover the reef
Kopf eines präparierten Schimpansen vor blauem Hintergrund


Eye to eye with tiger, crocodile or giant toucan? The exhibition “Junge Wilde” focuses on animals from all over the world! On their tour, visitors can discover how insects, reptiles, birds and mammals give birth to their offspring. Soon to come!

To the preview
Geschnitztes Holzelement in kreisform aus einer Blüte und Blättern.

Friends of the Übersee-Museum

Friends of the Übersee-Museum helps with the realization of individual projects. New members are always welcome!

To the friends of the Übersee-Museum