Hygiene and safety measures for your visit


To protect visitors and staff, comprehensive hygiene measures have been taken in accordance with the applicable standards of the State of Berlin, which apply throughout the premises of KW.


Please only visit KW if you feel healthy and if have no symptoms of illness. Please do not plan to visit KW if you have been in contact with COVID-19 patients within the last 14 days. Kindly observe the following hygiene measures and precautions during your visit:


Keep your distance 
Please visit KW according to the current contact regulations. Please always keep a minimum distance of 1.5 m away from other visitors and avoid direct physical contact. 


Wash & disinfect your hands
Please wash your hands regularly with soap for at least 20 seconds and also use our disinfectant dispensers which are stationed throughout the building.


Cough and sneeze etiquette
Please cough or sneeze into your elbow, not into your hands.


Wear an FFP2 mask
In the interest of everyone’s safety, wearing an FFP2 mask is obligatory to enter KW. 


In order to comply with the current hygiene standards on-site, the restroom and high-use surfaces are cleaned and disinfected several times a day during the week. It is nevertheless recommended to avoid touching surfaces.


For events and public program:
Presentation of a negative corona test, proof of recovery and vaccination

A visit to KW’s public program events is only possible with proof of a negative corona test (PoC antigen rapid test or PCR test; not older than 24 hours), as long as you have not been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have not recovered. Past COVID-19 disease can be verified with the submission of a positive PCR test (min. 28 days, max. 6 months old). Proof of completed, full vaccination protection (15 days after receiving the second vaccination dose) can also be provided. A corresponding certificate will be checked before admission.


Test centers that provide corona tests (so-called “citizen tests”) and issue test certificates required for visiting our exhibitions can be found at berlin.de/corona/testzentren or test-to-go.berlin. You can also book a quick test via the provider 15minutentest.de in the front building of KW.



Questions & suggestions


If you have any questions or suggestions, please ask our staff, or contact us via email info@kw-berlin.de or by phone at +49 30 243459-0.