Georg Kolbe Museum


New opening hours: Wednesday – Monday, 11:00 a.m. to 18:00 p.m., closed on Tuesday


05. February, Sunday, 11:00 – 18:00



11:00 – 18:00

Museum Sunday

  • Guided Tour

Every first Sunday of the month is Berlin’s Museum Sunday and museum admission is free for all visitors. At 13:00 there will be a guided tour in English through our exhibition Leiko Ikemura – Witty Witches. At 12:00 and 14:00 there will be guided tours in German.

09. February, Thursday, 18:00 – 19:00



18:00 – 19:00

Curator's Tour

  • Adult
  • Guided Tour

Elisabeth Heymer, Curator of Leiko Ikemura – Witty Witches invites you on a tour of the exhibition. Please note the tour will be held in German.

14. February, Tuesday, 18:00 – 20:00



18:00 – 20:00

Drawing Class

  • Adult
  • Workshops

Light and shadow, structures and textures, hatching, composition. Together with Janna de Haen, various drawing techniques will be explored and deepened over several evenings. Beginners and advanced students are both welcome.

19. February, Sunday, 13:00 – 14:00



13:00 – 14:00

Public Guided Tour

  • Guided Tour

Experience our current exhibition Leiko Ikemura – Witty Witches during a public guided tour. The exhibition, which is primarily dedicated to Ikemura’s sculptural work, features over 30 sculptures, paintings and drawings from the 1990s until today.


A New Director

Dr Kathleen Reinhardt has begun her tenure as director of the Georg Kolbe Museum in December. Read more here.

Bon Appétit

From 10:00 to 18:00 daily, Café Benjamin offers a warm welcome to museum visitors. Organic cakes, soups, salads and more can be enjoyed in the cozy ambience of the café on the terrace.

Kolbe's Kiez: An Audio Walk for Berlin's Westend

Directly surrounding the Georg Kolbe Museum, the built environment and architecture tell of experiments with different lifestyles and of discourses on urban history. They can now be explored with the app Kolbes Kiez, which is available for iPhone and Android. More information is available on the project website Kolbe außer Haus (Kolbe Outdoors).