Due to renovation for the upcoming exhibition, the Heidelberger Kunstverein will be closed until June 10th. We‘re looking forward to see you again at the opening on June 11th.

The obligation to wear a mask has been lifted. A mask can, of course, still be worn on a voluntary basis.


Opening hours

11 am — 6 pm
11 am — 6 pm
11 am — 6 pm
11 am — 6 pm
11 am — 6 pm
11 am — 6 pm
unless stated exceptions : 11 am — 6 pm

Guided tours

The Heidelberger Kunstverein offers free guided tours  in different languages.

(Please check ›Mediation‹ for more information about our tours and languages)


CN – Chinese

DE – German

EN – English

ES – Spanish

FR – French

IT – Italian

JA – Japanese

RU – Russian

SE – Swedish

TR – Turkish


The Heidelberger Kunstverein is located in the center of the old town. The entrance is through the Kurpfälzische Museum / Palais Morass in the main street / pedestrian zone.


Heidelberger Kunstverein
Hauptstraße 97
69117 Heidelberg, Germany

Getting here

You can get to the Heidelberger Kunstverein by taking bus lines 31, 32 or 35 and get off at the following bus stops:


Kongresshaus / Stadthalle (lines 31, 32, 35)
Universitätsplatz (lines 31, 32)
or by foot from the main square Bismarckplatz, which can be reached by all lines.


Here you can find the timetable information of the Rhein-Neckar transport system.


The parking garage Kongresshaus / Stadthalle (P8) is located very close to the Kunstverein. The parking garage Kraus (P6) is just a five-minute walk away from the Kunstverein.


4 €
2 €

Members of the Heidelberger Kunstverein and other art associations affiliated to ADKV have free admission to the exhibitions and public guided tours of the Heidelberger Kunstverein. The same applies to members of ICT and holders of the ICOM card.


* Pupils, students, artists and unemployed upon presentation of a valid ID

Guided tours by appointment

School classes
free of charge
65 Euros

Rent our space!

Our rooms can be rented for private or company events. You can send your request to

Barrier-free access

The Kunstverein is suitable for visitors with wheelchairs or baby carriages. The entrance is barrier-free. An elevator is available inside the building.

Photographing in HDKV

Photographing is only permitted for the coverage of the current exhibition/event. In case of any other use of the photos, you are obliged to resolve the questions of the copyright and right of use in advance. You are responsible for obtaining further rights (for example, copyrights to illustrated works of art, personal rights).