Exploring worlds ...
The exhibition with its objects, their presentation and the content communicated are the product of the museum's work which can be directly experienced by the public. In addition to this educative mission, the museum also has the task of collecting, conserving and researching objects. Selected aspects of the varied work of a museum which result from this are presented here.
The visitor experiences a theme-based presentation with self-contained thematic complexes and individual themes.Further details
The collection is being constantly expanded; the most interesting acquisitions are presented here.
In-house research programmes and projects with third-party funding are part of the continuous work on the collection.Further details
The first volume in the series "Ethnologica" was published in 1909; since then further volumes have been published at irregular intervals.Further details
Background information on the structure and development of the anthropological collection.Further details
Historical Photo Archive
Historical photographs as an independent object genre seen in their anthropological context.
Opening Hours & Adress
Cultures of the world
+49 0221 / 221 - 313 56
(public holidays 10am-6pm)
Closed on Mondays