The museum is open again since May 15!
Please be advised of our new regulations due to corona virus that can be found under “Visitor Information”.
The Museum Karl-Marx-House is a listed historical building without a lift. It comprises of a front and a back building with slightly different storey heights. An inner courtyard with two and three steps respectively connects the two parts of the building. The museum garden is located behind the back building accessible via one step down and two steps up.
The front building of the museum is accessible via one step at the front door. Please let our staff know if you require assistance and they will be happy to help you. The rooms Prelude, Biography and House History, offering a 5-minute video on the history of the house, as well as the museum shop on the ground floor are wheel chair accessible.
There are no wheel chair accessible toilets in the museum. The toilets are in the basement.
However, there is a wheel chair accessible toilet located in the office building (Brückenstraße 5, second floor) opposite the museum. It is accessible via the ground floor entrance of Weinhaus Büsching (terrasse) and the lift. Please ask our staff if you require access to this toilet.
Most of the evening events and seminars at the Karl-Marx-Haus take place on the first floor of the office building. The function room is wheel chair accessible via Weinhaus Büsching (entrance Brückenstraße or Stresemannstraße/terrasse) and the lift.