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Museen - Tourismus Fulda

There is a lot to see in Fulda's Museums

Historical Rooms in the Residence

Gaze in wonderment at the magnificent rooms and immerse yourself in the age of absolutism.

Explore historical spaces

Stadtschloss: Historische Räume - Tourismus Fulda

Vonderau Museum

Cultural history, natural history, painting and sculpture across 3 different permanent exhibitions – a real treasure trove of knowledge and culture awaits you here.

Discover the collections

Cathedral Museum

This cathedral treasure trove gives you an insight into the history of the Fulda monastery and diocese.

Enter the treasure chamber

Schloss Fasanerie Museum

Hesse's most beautiful baroque palace is just a quarter of an hour's drive from Fulda. It is home to extensive parklands and a fascinating museum.

Start your excursion to the palace

Planetarium - Tourismus Fulda


Embark on a journey through the cosmos. In addition to astronomy, the planetarium also focuses on people and their relationship to the Universe.

Start your journey

German Fire Service Museum

A highlight for all fans of the fire service. There are lots of historical exhibits on display, from hand pumps to steam-powered fire engines to fire-fighting aeroplanes.

Discover the history of the fire service

Mollerhauer’s Interactive Recorder World

Exhibits from 180 years of instrument-making can be seen here. Visitors are actively encouraged to pick up and try out the instruments. It has all the makings of a great museum!

Play the recorder

Fulda Children’s Academy

In addition to the main attraction – the “walk-through heart”, the Children's Academy also offers numerous hands-on events and special exhibitions. Sure to get kids’ hearts beating faster.

Walk through a giant heart

Fastnachtsmuseum - Tourismus Fulda

The Carnival Museum

In Fulda, the “Foaset” is something truly special. As the “chief fool”, the prince calls all the shots during the carnival. This museum explains the history of this unique event – and it is a story told with a great deal of humour.

Passing the time with some folly

Villa Franz Erhard Walther

Franz Erhard Walther, who was born in Fulda, was awarded the Golden Lion in 2017. He is known for his sculptures, which only become a work of art when they come into contact with people.

Visit the villa

Villa Franz Erhard Walther: Sammlung Seng - Tourismus Fulda

Blackhorse Museum, Fulda

This museum impressively documents the almost 50-year history of the US Americans who were stationed in the region from 1945.

Find out more

Exhibition at the University and State Library

Attention bookworms! In this display collection you can admire valuable old prints  – including a Gutenberg Bible.

Head to the precious treasure trove of books

Johannesberg Priory

Experience the historical rooms in the red building and the Johannesberg artisanry collection featuring tools and model historical timber-framed houses.

Visit the priory

Tip: Fulda Museum Pass

We recommend that museum fans purchase the Museum Pass – it gives you unlimited access to Fulda’s most popular museums for an unbeatable price.

Buy yours here