Exhibition The Brain at the LWL Natural History Museum
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Fascinating worlds
LWL Museum of Natural History

LWL Natural History Museum in Münster

Fascination Universe: The LWL Museum of Natural History with Planetarium in Münster is an impressive place to get to know all the facets of the universe. Whether it's the remains of long-forgotten species or the endless expanses of space, the LWL Museum of Natural History offers its visitors an unforgettable insight into these fascinating worlds. In addition to unique objects such as the world's largest ammonite and the original swimming dinosaurs, which are unique in Germany, there are also impressive shows in the planetarium. View the world from a different perspective and experience this wonderful planet in a completely different way at the LWL Museum of Natural History in Münster.

Exhibitions

The LWL Museum of Natural History has a variety of fascinating special exhibitions in store for its visitors. Have you always wanted to learn more about special events in space or understand the human body better? Then simply visit one of the numerous special exhibitions and learn more about the respective topic. The changing exhibitions always offer unusual perspectives on the blue planet and special natural phenomena, leaving no visitor untouched.

We also regularly inform you about special exhibitions and workshop afternoons in our calendar of events.

  • Guided tours
  • Gastronomy in the house
  • Indoor
  • barrier-free
  • child friendly
  • Autumn
  • Winter
  • Bad weather offer
  • Spring
  • Summer

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Expedition into the solar system

Corona note

  • For a visit, the 3G rule applies.

LWL Museum of Natural History with Planetarium Münster

Öffnungszeiten vom 01.01. to 31.12.
  • Monday
    closed
  • Tuesday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Wednesday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Thursday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Friday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Saturday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Sunday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr

Feiertags von 9.00-18.00 Uhr geöffnet

LWL Museum of Natural History with Planetarium Münster

Öffnungszeiten vom 01.01. to 31.12.
  • Monday
    closed
  • Tuesday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Wednesday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Thursday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Friday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Saturday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Sunday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
wechselnde Showtermine innerhalb der Öffnungszeiten des Museums
an Feiertagen Programm wie an Sonntagen
24.12. Sonderprogramm, 25.12. & 31.12. geschlossen

Admission to the Natural History Museum

  • normal:
    7,50 €
  • normal:
    7,00 €
  • reduced:
    4,00 €
  • Children:
    0,00 €
  • Children:
    0,00 €
  • Children:
    0,00 €

* for parents or one parent with their own children (up to and including 17 years of age; combination ticket valid for one event in the planetarium)

** Recipients of current subsistence assistance, students (with the exception of "study in old age"), trainees, conscripts, persons doing community service, relatives in the voluntary social year, disabled persons from 80% severe disability (if necessary - one accompanying person free on presentation of proof)

LWL-MuseumsCard holders: free admission

Admission Planetarium

  • normal:
    7,00 €
  • normal:
    6,50 €
  • reduced:
    4,00 €
  • Children:
    4,00 €
  • Children:
    3,50 €
  • families:
    17,00 €

* for parents or one parent with own children (up to and including 17 years; combination ticket valid for one event in the planetarium)

** Recipients of current subsistence aid, students (except "Study in old age"), trainees, conscripts, Persons doing community service, relatives in the voluntary social year, Disabled persons over 80% severe disability (if necessary - a Accompanying person free on presentation of proof)

no free admission for LWL-MuseumsCard holders


Admission to Natural History Museum & Planetarium

  • normal:
    13,00 €
  • normal:
    12,50 €
  • reduced:
    7,00 €
  • Children:
    3,50 €
  • Children:
    4,00 €
  • families:
    25,00 €

* for parents or one parent with own children (up to and including 17 years; combination ticket valid for one event in the planetarium)

** Recipients of current subsistence aid, students (except "Study in old age"), trainees, conscripts, Persons doing community service, relatives in the voluntary social year, Disabled persons over 80% severe disability (if necessary - a Accompanying person free on presentation of proof)

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Jun
21
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Of coming and going - Westphalian biodiversity in transition
21.06.2020, 09:00 27.06.2027, 18:00
LWL Museum of Natural History with Planetarium Münster, Münster
Exhibition

Coming and Going - Westphalian Biodiversity in Transition is a state exhibition at the LWL Museum of Natural History. The exhibition focuses on animals and plants from Westphalia that have become extinct and some of which have been reintroduced. The new permanent exhibition has numerous originals and shows the changes in nature. In addition, current research results in Westphalia are shown.

Time
21.06.2020, 09:00 27.06.2027, 18:00
Location
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  • Kinder: 4
  • Familien: 14
  • Erwachsene: 6.5
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Jun
25
Fri
All-rounder forest Special exhibition
25.06.2021, 00:00 08.01.2023, 00:00
LWL Museum of Natural History with Planetarium Münster, Münster
Exhibition

Dive into the small and big secrets around the all-rounder forest. We all associate something with the term forest. But is it actually forest or woodland what grows on Germany's soils? What is the difference between the two terms? And what do other forests of this earth look like? Since the first coal forests were formed, trees, plants and trees, plants and animal inhabitants have changed enormously. 10,000 years ago years ago, the influence of humans was added. There is more about this in the exhibition.

Time
25.06.2021, 00:00 08.01.2023, 00:00
Location
Opening hours
Öffnungszeiten vom 25.06.2021 to 08.01.2023
  • Monday
    closed
  • Tuesday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Wednesday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Thursday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Friday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Saturday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr
  • Sunday
    09:00 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr

An Feiertagen gelten dieselben Öffnungszeiten.

Prices
Preise Ausstellung
  • ermäßigt: 4
  • Kinder (0-5 Jahre): 0
  • Jugendliche (6-17 Jahre): 0
  • Erwachsene: 7.5
  • Gruppen (ab 16 Personen): 7
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