Arranging thoughts
like hair

Cologne patrons –
seeing and being seen

Fabrics to think about

The Virgin of Cologne

Sacred bones
well set


This section includes opening times, prices, directions and other important information for your visit to the museum.


Ways to discover the collection

There are a number of different ways to discover the collection, including by time period, materials or themes – let yourself be inspired.

To the collection


New facets of the collection are regularly presented in the permanent exhibition.
Special exhibitions are also part of the programme.

To the exhibitions

In dialogue

The museum offers a diverse range of guided tours, events and opportunities for individual encounters.

Event calendar

Friends and partners

The Friends of Museum Schnütgen, Pro Arte Medii Aevi, are dedicated to supporting the museum in many of its projects.


About us

This section includes information on the history of the museum, its architecture, team and museum publications.