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  • (c) Harzmuseum, A. Runschke
  • (c) Harzmuseum, A. Runschke
  • (c) Harzmuseum, A. Runschke
  • (c) Harzmuseum, A. Runschke
  • (c) Harzmuseum, U. Hofmüller

Located directly behind the famous city hall, the Harzmuseum Wernigerode is divided into a natural history and a city history section. The natural history section of the museum gives great details about the Harz mountain, the historic mining as well as specific features concerning climate, flora, fauna and geology. The local history section includes information about handicrafts, churches, tourism and the stunning half-timbered houses. The exhibition is supplemented with pictures and images of artists from the entire Harz. Furthermore, the Harzmuseum displays stunning art for example works from Wernigeröder and regional artists of the 19th century.


free admission

opening hours:

Tue-Sat: 10.00 am – 5.00 pm
holidays & Sundays in Advent: 2.00 pm - 5.00 pm


adult: 2,00 €
children (from 7 years): 1,30 €
children (under 7 years): free

special tip:

In the museum you can learn a lot about the traditional half-timbered frame houses.

North Harz Städtebundtheater...

The north Harz town theatre is the biggest stage operation in the Harz region and a cultural centre of Saxony-Anhalt.



Stadt Wernigerode Harzmuseum
Klint 10
38855  Wernigerode

+49 (0)3943 654454

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