Your Visit

daily from 2pm to 7pm, closed on Wednesdays.

Long Thursday: on the first Thursday of the month the exhibitions are open until 9 pm, from 5 pm the entrance is free.


Admission: 6,50 €, reduced: 4,00 €

Free admission on the first Monday of the month.
Guided tours and events: 8,50 €, reduced 6,00 €
Die Photo-Detektive. Guided tours for children: 8,00 €

Tickets can be purchased at the exhibition box office or online.



Entrance to the exhibition is barrier-free.

Lockable cloakroom lockers are available. Seating for the exhibition can be borrowed on request.

Photography is permitted in the exhibition rooms for private purposes only. No flash.


Die Photographische Sammlung/SK Stiftung Kultur
Im Mediapark 7
50670 Cologne
phone: +49 221 88895 300



By public transport

Underground: from Cologne main station: Line 16, 18, to Ebertplatz. Change to line 12, 15 in the direction of Ringe. Get out at Christophstraße/MediaPark. From there take Hermann-Becker-Straße and over the bridge to the MediaPark.

S-Bahn: from Cologne main station: S6 direction Nippes, S11 direction Düsseldorf, S12 or S13 direction Hansaring and S19 direction Düren. Direct S-Bahn connection from Cologne-Bonn Airport to Hansaring with the S19 line. Get out at Hansaring.

From there: after the electronics store Saturn turn right, take the next left into Maybachstraße, and walk straight ahead into MediaPark.

Regional train: from Cologne main station, take the regional train (RE) in the direction of Hansaring. Get out at Hansaring.

From there: after Saturn electronics store turn right, then left into Maybachstraße, and walk straight ahead into MediaPark.


Approach by car:

The Mediapark has a central underground car park. You can enter either via the street Am Kümpchenshof or, if you are coming from the A57 or via Innere Kanalstraße, on Erftstraße directly behind the railway subway. Follow the signs to PZ (Parkhaus Zentral).

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