Opening Hours and
Public Guided Tours

+++ Restoration Work +++

Due to restoration work, parts of the Bauhaus Building and the Masters' Houses cannot be visited at the moment. All guests will therefore receive reduced admission to the Bauhaus Building and the Masters' Houses. You can find more information about the restoration work here.


 + + + Opening hours on public holidays + + +

The Bauhaus Museum Dessau and the historical Bauhaus buildings are open on German Unity Day and Reformation Day (3 + 31 October 2022).


Bauhaus Museum Dessau

March – October
Tue – Sun
10 am – 6 pm

November – February
Tue – Sun
10 am – 5 pm

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Wed + Sat 1 pm

The exhibition Versuchsstätte Bauhaus. The Collection tells the story of the famous school in Dessau. Explore the exhibition with the audio highlight tour in the free app Bauhaus Dessau.

To protect the objects, no pushchairs are allowed in the exhibition Versuchsstätte Bauhaus. The Collection unfortunately does not allow buggies. However, buggies can be borrowed on site.


Bauhaus Building

March – October
Mo – Sun
10 am – 5 pm

November – February
Tue – Sun
10 am – 5 pm

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daily 11 am

In the framework of a one-hour tour of the Bauhaus Building, built in 1926, visitors discover historic spaces that are usually closed to the public. These include the auditorium, the former director’s room and a historic student’s room.

Individual tour possible. Use the free Bauhaus Dessau App.


 Masters' Houses

March – October
Mo – Sun
10 am – 5 pm

November – February
Tue – Sun
10 am – 5 pm

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daily 12.30 pm

Start of the Guided Tours: Visitor Centre in the Bauhaus Building.

The complex of Masters' Houses, built based on plans by Walter Gropius, exemplifies the avant-garde concept of living and epitomises the artists' colony of the 20th century. Walter Gropius, Oskar Schlemmer, Georg Muche, László Moholy-Nagy, Lyonel Feininger, Wassily Kandinsky and Paul Klee lived with their families in the Masters' Houses. The one-hour guided tour begins in the Visitor Centre in the Bauhaus Building (Gropiusallee 38, 06846 Dessau-Roßlau, Germany). You can visit: Gropius House, Moholy-Nagy | Feininger House, Kandinsky | Klee House, Exhibition Gropius House || Fictional

Individual tour possible. Use the free Bauhaus Dessau App.


Dessau-Törten Housing Estate
Konsum Building
(Visitor Centre)

March – October
Mo – Sun
10 am – 5 pm

November – February
closed

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Guided Tours
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daily 3 pm

In the visitor centre in the Konsum Building, visitors receive information about the Dessau-Törten Housing Estate and tips for their own tour.

The guided tour of the Dessau-Törten Housing Estate starts in front of the Konsum Building. During the 1.5-hour tour (approx. 2 km), a model flat in the Houses with Balcony Access and the SieTö I terraced house are visited from the inside (not barrier-free). Due to reconstruction work, the steel house can currently only be seen from the outside. 

Please note that there are no sanitary facilities on site.


Employment Office

today: Authority of Public Security and Regulations of the City of Dessau-Roßlau

Monday 8 am – 12 pm and 1.30 – 3.00 pm
Tuesday 8 am – 12 pm and 1.30 – 5.30 pm
Wednesday 8 am – 12 pm
Thursday 8 am – 12 pm and 1.30 – 3.30 pm
Friday 8 am – 12 pm