Visit us!

Here you will find everything you may need for your day in the National Automuseum

Information on opening hours

Special exhibition “Ferrari – Masterpieces for the racetrack and road”, history workshop, restaurant and shop open all year round; Permanent exhibition: March 23 to November 17, 2024.

Please note, that pets are not allowed in our museum or restaurant.

We are looking forward to your visit!

Our opening times

Wed to Fri: 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sat and Sun: 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Mo and Tue: closed

Entrance fees

Permanent exhibition 19 € / discounted admission 15 € / family ticket 50 €
Special exhibition 9,50 € / discounted admission 7 € / family ticket 23 €
Combined ticket 26 € / discounted admission 19 € / family ticket 65 €
Children under 6 years free / history workshop free


For pensioners, students, children (6 - 14 years), severely disabled persons

Family ticket

2 adults and up to 3 children (6 - 14 years)

You can experience the stories

  • The stories are available in text, audio and video.
  • Guided tours are possible by arrangement.


The exhibits at the Nationales Automuseum are well taken care of, and so are our visitors. Your dining needs will be catered for at our restaurant and diner, New York New York. For a drink or a more casual bite, there is also the Avus café, which is especially welcoming in fine weather.

Restaurant and diner opening times:
Wed to Fri: 10:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Sat and Sun 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Mon and Tue: closed


Amongst the extensive range of souvenirs and items, the shop also carries some items designed exclusively for the National Automuseum, and only available here. These Museum-exclusive items include model cars in 1:87, 1:43 and 1:18 scales, plus posters, T-shirts and cups, as well as the books “Le Mans – Highlights of the First 100 Years” and “Ferrari – Masterpieces for the Racetrack and Road” by Jörg Walz, which were published on the occasion of the respective special exhibitions.

Shop opening times:
Wed to Fri: 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sat and Sun: 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Mo and Tue: closed

How to find us

The Nationales Automuseum is located in the middle of Germany, around 120 km from both Frankfurt Airport and the city centre of Cologne. The most convenient arrival route is along the number 45 Autobahn.