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State Museum of Prehistory


The State Museum of Saxony-Anhalt in Halle is known throughout the world as the home of the Nebra Sky Disc, but even without this spectacular find the museum would be outstanding. It is a part of the archaeological conservation service in Saxony-Anhalt and hosts one of the oldest, most extensive and most important archaeological collections in Germany.

An Archaeological Treasure Chamber

Get to know the State Museum for Prehistory in Halle, one of the most respected archaeological institutions in Central Europe and one of Germany’s oldest, largest and most important archaeological collections, in all its facets and have a look behind its scenes. To start the film, please click on the picture.
(Length: ca. 13 min.)


Nebra Ark Visitors' Centre

' Himmelswege' the tourist route in Saxony Anhalt


State Museum of Prehistory
Richard-Wagner-Str. 9
06114 Halle /Saale
Tel. 0345 5247-363
Fax 0345 5247-351

Getting here - Arrival information

Opening hours

Tue - Fri: 9 am - 5 pm
Sat, Sun, Holidays: 10 am - 6 pm
Monday: by prior arrangement
Closed December 24 and 31

Entrance charges

Adults: 10 €
Reduced: 8 €
Children (6-14 years): 3 €
Groups (10 people or more): 8 € / person
School classes: 1 € / person
Families: 20 €
Annual tickets: 20 €; 40 € (families)

Please note that cash payment only is accepted.

Visitor service/Guide tours/Reservations

Guided tours:
up to 15 people 45 €,
from 16 people upwards additionally 3 € / person
School classes: 1.50 € / person

0049 (0)345-5247-361 / -465

Photography in the exhibition

Photography without flash or tripods for non-commercial, private purposes is permitted in the permanent exhibition with the exception of the Nebra Sky Disc exhibit.
Photography is permitted in the special exhibition with the exception of the labelled room..

Museum access for handicapped visitors

All areas of the museum are fully accessible for handicapped visitors. Our museum is entirely barrier-free. The side entrance of the museum in the Richard-Wagner-Strasse 9 is accessible for visitors with limited mobility. Two handicapped parking spaces are available behind the museum in the Mozartstraße, on both sides of the gate.

Information on special museum education programmes can be found here.