Famous Museums in Bamberg

The museums in Bamberg give the very essence of its citizens and rich culture. If you are looking for something deeper and more meaningful, head to the museums in city. Explore the cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical side of Bamberg with these museums.
We have curated a variety of the best and free museums in city, besides the usual arts or historical ones. Explore and engage yourself with the wonders of science at the museum of science in Bamberg. Get fascinated by the exceptional stories of heroes at war museums or memorials. You can go wow with your kids at the Natural history museums or enjoy some time at children's museums in Bamberg.
Check out this list for an entertaining and enlightening trip to the museums in Bamberg.

Let's explore the finest collection of museums in Bamberg:

  1. E. T. A. Hoffmann Haus

    4.4 (148 Votes)
    E. T. A. Hoffmann Haus

    Art Museum, Museum, Garden, Observation Deck

    E. T. A. Hoffmann Haus is a little museum that tells about the life of E. T. A. Hoffmann who was a renowned artist. The museum is beautified with an exquisite garden at the back. The museum has a magnificent musical display. Art history and music lovers are bound to enjoy their visit to this place.
  2. Diocesan Museum

    4.4 (275 Votes)
    Diocesan Museum

    Museum, Observatory, Specialty Museum

    The diocesan museum emanated from the Bamberg Cathedral. It is home to a rich collection of liturgical objects, relics, paraments and books from the Bamberg Cathedral treasures. The Imperial Star Cloak which was once gifted to Emperor Heinrich II is a major highlight of the museum. Various rooms in the museum exhibit very informative displays along with an audio guide.
  3. Natural History Museum

    4.5 (123 Votes)
    Natural History Museum

    Museum, Exhibition , Natural History Museum

    The natural history museum commonly known as the Naturkunde-Museum is one of the oldest museums not only in the city of Bamberg but in Germany as well. The museum is home to classical rooms of the early stages, the bird’s hall and more. The museum provides relevant information about means to protect the environment, mineralogy, zoology, ecology, etc.The museum also hosts exhibitions.
  4. Alte Hofhaltung

    4.6 (373 Votes)
    Alte Hofhaltung

    History Museum

    The Alte Hofhaltung that translates to the ‘Old Court’ is a historic attraction in the beautiful city of Bamberg. The Alte Hofhaltung area comprises of former houses and farm buildings that belong to the Episcopal palace from the 15th century. By the building is a vast courtyard with a late Gothic arcaded frame. The court is also home to a historical museum and half timbered buildin...Read more
  5. Frankisches Brauereimuseum

    4.1 (178 Votes)
    Frankisches Brauereimuseum

    Museum, Food And Drinks, Winery, Specialty Museum

    Frankisches Brauereimuseum is a brewery museum dedicated to the beer brewing culture. The museum has a wide display of over 1400 exhibits and is home to a brew house, icehouse, malt house, Buttnerei, fermenting and storage cellar, filtration and the barrel and bottling. The brew house hosts beer seminars and lectures. The museum on the whole is pretty informative with useful insights to the his...Read more