KW Institute for Contemporary Art
Auguststraße 69
10117 Berlin


Tel. +49 30 243459-0


Opening hours

Wed–Mon 11 am–7 pm
Thu 11 am–9 pm
Closed on Tuesdays

Closed on 24 and 31 December 19


8 € / reduced 6 €

berlinpass–holder: 4 €

Free admission to visitors under 18, holders of the KW Lover* card, members of the KW Freunde e. V., and on Thursday evenings from 6 to 9 pm


Combined Day Ticket KW  / me collectors room Berlin

10 € / reduced 8 €


Group Ticket

Groups of 10 or more

Each person 6 €


Reduction is valid for students, retirees, those in community service, welfare recipients, unemployed, and disabled persons (at least 50% “GdB”) upon presentation of relevant identification.



Due to construction work, the barrier-free restroom is currently not accessible. (as of: July 31, 2019)


Please ring the designated door bell at the main entrance gate (underneath the door bell panel), our staff members will assist you while enter the building. All exhibitions are accessible by wheelchair. All floors can be reached by elevator. There is no barrier-free access to the KW Studio in our fronthouse. The courtyard of KW consists of cobblestones.


Please contact our staff for further information on your visit at +49 30 243459-41.




Public Transport
S Hackescher Markt
S Oranienburger Straße
U8 Rosenthaler Platz
U8 Weinmeisterstraße
U6 Oranienburger Tor


Parking space

Due to very limited parking spaces, the journey is recommended by public transport. You can find further information about barrier-free travels in Berlin under as well as under

Annual Ticket—KW Lover*


The annual ticket KW Lover* grants you for the full length of a year free admission to all exhibitions at KW Institute for Contemporary Art during the regular opening hours, as well as the exclusive access to Pogo Bar events. 


As holder of the annual ticket you will be regularly informed about the program and all events of KW. You can furthermore purchase tickets for all events to a reduced price. 


*The name KW Lover* refers to the project Markierung by artist Nedko Solakov that was realized within the framework of Relaunch at KW in 2013 (curated by Ellen Blumenstein).


35 €, reduced 25 €


Café Bravo


Opening hours

Wed–Mon 11 am–7 pm
Thu 11 am–9 pm
Closed on Tuesdays
Coffee specialities, changing lunch specials, cakes and pastries