Important information for your visit

The central access road to the Museum Island is being repaired. Please inform yourself HERE (LAGEPLAN) about the diversion. Travelling by bus and train: Schleihallenbrücke bus stop plus around under 15 minutes on foot.

The Gottorf Globe and Baroque Garden are on winter break and will not reopen until 29 March 2024.

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  • Yinka Shonibare CBE, Addio del Passato, 2011, Film Still. Courtesy the artist, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London and James Cohan Gallery, New York.

Welcome to the Gottorf Castle's Museum of Art and Cultural History

The Museum of Art and Cultural History is housed on Schleswig’s museum island in the heart of Schleswig-Holstein. It provides a unique view of the highlights of the northern Federal German State’s art and cultural history. At the same time, the museum presents special exhibitions of nationally and internationally known artists each year.

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