How to find us

By Train

  • Deutsche Bahn service to Halle (Saale)
    For information on rail connections, see www.bahn.de
  • From the station Halle (Saale) Hauptbahnhof, take Tram 7 (for Kröllwitz) to the stop 'Landesmuseum für Vorgeschichte', directly beside the museum (journey time ca. 15 min).
  • For information on tram connections, see www.havag.com

By Car

By car

From the North (Hamburg):

  • A7 for Hannover to junction 'Kreuz Hannover-Ost'
  • A2 for Berlin/Magdeburg to junction 'Kreuz Magdeburg'
  • A14 for Halle/Dresden to exit 'Halle (Saale)/Peißen'
  • B100 for Halle-Zentrum; for remaining journey see sketch.        
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From the East (Dresden):

  • A4 for Chemnitz/Leipzig to junction 'Dreieck Nossen'
  • A14 for Leipzig/Halle/Magdeburg to exit 'Halle (Saale)/Peißen'
  • B100 for Halle-Zentrum; for remaining journey see sketch.

From the South (Nuremberg):

  • A9 for Dresden/Berlin to junction 'Kreuz Rippachtal'
  • A38 for Merseburg/Leuna to junction 'Dreieck Halle-Süd'
  • A143 for Halle/Göttingen/Magdeburg to exit 'Halle Neustadt'
  • B80 for Halle Zentrum; for remaining journey see sketch.

From the West (Cologne/Bonn):

  • A1 for Wuppertal-Ost/Dortmund/ to junction 'Kreuz Dortmund/Unna'
  • A44 for Paderborn/Kassel to junction 'Dreieck Kassel-Süd'
  • A7 for Kassel/Hannover/Hamburg to junction 'Dreieck Drammetal'
  • A38 for Nordhausen/Halle/Leipzig to junction 'Dreieck Halle-Süd'
  • A143 for Magdeburg/Halle to exit 'Halle-Neustadt'
  • B80 for Halle Zentrum; for remaining journey see sketch.  

In the State Museum's immediate vicinity, parking spaces are available in limited numbers only . Please use the "Park-and-Ride" facilities in Kröllwitz and Trotha or the car park at the zoo. From there on take  the Tram 3, 12 (to the stop "Reileck" in each case) or 7 (to the stop "Landesmuseum für Vorgeschichte").

By plane

From Leipzig/Halle Airport by car:

  • Car rental at Terminal B: (AVIS, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt)
  • A14 for Halle/Magdeburg to exit 'Halle (Saale)/Peißen'
  • B100 for Halle-Zentrum; for remaining journey see sketch

From Leipzig/Halle Airport by train:

  • From Airport Rail Station, Platform 2,
  • trains to station Halle (Saale) Hauptbahnhof.
  • For information on rail connections, see www.bahn.de.
  • From Halle (Saale) Hauptbahnhof, Tram 7 (for Kröllwitz) to the stop 'Landesmuseum für Vorgeschichte', directly beside the museum (journey time ca. 15 min).