Geschichte erleben

Experience History up Close and Personal!

This is where history comes to life. Children learn about the past through playing and discover interesting and informative facts about the different exhibits at the museum.


War. Destruction. Remembrance. - Würzburg and the 16th March

The bombing raid in the Second World War and its consequences


Glory and Splendour – Würzburg’s Life in the Baroque Era

Baroque works of art provide insights into their period of origin.


From the Bishop’s Mitre to the Circle of Stars - How Würzburg’s Cityscape has developed

How can history be derived from Würzburg’s cityscape?


Sculptor and citizen of Würzburg - Tilman Riemenschneider

Facts from the life of the artist help to understand his work.


Opening Hours

Museum für Franken
Staatliches Museum für Kunst- und Kulturgeschichte

1st April to 31st October
10 - 17
1st November to 31st March
10 - 16
Closed on Mondays
Opening hours on public holidays

Department of City History in the Fürstenbaumuseum
16th March to 31st October
10 - 17
Closed 1st November to
15th March
Closed on Mondays


Museum für Franken
Staatliches Museum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte

Festung Marienberg
97082 Würzburg

Telephone +49 (0)931-20594 0
Telefax     +49 (0)931-20594 56

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