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Plan your visit

Plan your visit

plan your visit

Safely to the museum

Arrival at the museum

Do not leave home if you have any symptoms of illness. You are welcome to visit the museum if you and everyone in your household have been symptom-free for at least 24 hours.

If you need to cough or sneeze in the museum, do so inside the crook of your elbow.

Give each other space

Please give each other space in order to protect everyone's safety and make sure you have the best visit possible.

Hygiene

We have stepped up the frequency of cleaning of railings, door handles, lockers and toilets.

Please sanitise your hands often. To help you do this, hand gel is available at various points around the museum.


Opening hours

Tuesday to Sunday

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Monday

Closed

Special opening hours 2021/2022

Easter Sunday and Easter Monday 9 April and 10 April 2023

12 - 5 p.m.

King's Day 27 april 2023

Closed

Liberation Day 5 May 2023

12 - 5 p.m.

Ascension Day 18 May 2023

12 - 5 p.m.

Whit Sunday and Whit Monday

28 May and 29 May 2023

12 - 5 p.m.

Christmas Day

25 December 2023

Closed

Boxing Day

26 December 2023

10 - 5 p.m.

New Year's Eve

31 December 2023

10 - 5 p.m.

New Year's Day

1 January 2024

Closed


Ticket prices

Adults

€ 7,50

Visitors aged 18 and younger

free

Museumkaart

free

CJP Cultuurkaart

€ 4,50

Stadjespas

free

Staff University of Groningen and UMCG

free

Students University of Groningen

free

Students University of Groningen Summer Schools

free

Students (non-University of Groningen, HBO, MBO)

€ 4,50

You can buy your ticket at the entrance desk or online. Because of the corona measures we ask you to pay by card (pin).

Discount on online tickets

Because the University Museum is SO CLOSE to welcoming the 20,000th visitor in 2022, we offer a discount code for purchasing online tickets: use the code ‘20K’ for a 20% discount on all e-tickets until the 8th of January.


Groups

When visiting the museum with a group (without a guided tour) you are most welcome. If you plan a visit with more than 8 people, we appreciate you inform us in advance because of the limited space in the museum and possible planned activities or other groups.


Location

University Museum
Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 7a
9712 EA Groningen

050-3635083
universiteitsmuseum rug.nl


How to get there

The University Museum Groningen is situated in the centre of Groningen and is easily reachable by public transport, bicycle and car.

By public transport

The closest bus stop is Zuiderdiep’. Several busses stop at this bus stop. The University Museum Groningen is a 10 minute walk from this bus stop.

For more information about public transport, please visit:

Bicycle

The University Museum Groningen is easily reachable by bicycle. You can park your bicycle either on the grounds of the museum or in the bicycle racks at the nearby 'Broerstraat'.

Car

The closest multistorey car parks are Q-Park Ossenmarkt and Interparking Centrum. For more information


Accessibility

The design of the University Museum Groningen ensures access for people in wheelchairs or using rolling walkers. The museum has a lift and disabled toilet facilities.


Contact

Questions about the University Museum Groningen. Please contact us:

University Museum Groningen | +31(0)503635083 | universiteitsmuseum@rug.nl

Address

Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 7a
9712 EA Groningen


House rules

Eating and drinking

Food and drink are not allowed in the museum. The museum does not have a café, but there are many nearby café's, in the streets surrounding the museum.

Cloak room

Please don't bring large bags into the museum. Free lockers for coats and small bags are available.

Photographing

Photographing tor personal use is allowed. Using flash and tripods is not, and please take in consideration other visitors.

No smoking

The entire museum and museum grounds are smoke-free.

Pets

With the exception of guide dogs no pets are allowed in the museum.

Last modified:01 February 2023 09.42 a.m.
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