Municipal Museum (Städtisches Museum)

Löwenwall Location (Haus am Löwenwall)

The Municipal Museum is one of the most important community museums of cultural history with its extensive collections on the subject of Braunschweig art and cultural history. The largest collection of Braunschweig Lacquerwork is located here.

Further exhibition areas include:

  • Coinage and Monetary System
  • Pre-industrial Production
  • Guilds, Trades and Industry
  • Religious Artifacts
  • City History
  • City Life
  • Country Life
  • Pictures on the Subject of Art and Cultural History
  • Ethnology

Series of publications by the museum:

  • Braunschweiger Werkstücke (Braunschweig Workpieces) from the Archives, Library and Museum
  • Work Reports
  • Miscellaneous Articles

Director: Dr. Peter Joch

Contact information

© Städtisches Museum Braunschweig, Dirk Scherer

Municipal Museum (Städtisches Museum)


Steintorwall 14
38100 Braunschweig

Opening hours

Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun and national holidays: 11am - 5pm

Christmas Eve and New Years:

The museum is closed on the 24th, 25th and 31st of December as well as on January 1st.

Explanations and hints

Picture credits

  • Städtisches Museum Braunschweig, Dirk Scherer