Centre Charlemagne
Neues Stadtmuseum Aachen
Katschhof 1
52062 Aachen
Fon: +49 241 432 4956 (office)
Fon: +49 241 432 4994 (ticket desk)
Fax: +49 241 432 4989

Opening hours
Tue – Sun 10.00 am – 5.00 pm

Adults: 6,00 Euro, concessions: 3,00 Euro
Admission free for guests aged 21 and under
Groups (8 p. plus): 3,00 Euro p.p. / concessions 2,00 Euro
Admission free for children under 6

Museum card “Six for six”: For 14,00/10,00 Euro you get one admission each to the Suermondt Ludwig Museum, the Ludwig Forum, the Centre Charlemagne, the Couven Museum, the International Newspaper Museum and the Town Hall, valid for a period of six months. The Museum Card is available in all Aachen Museums and can also be ordered by +49 241 432-4922, -4923 en -4925 or e-mail to:

Barrier-free access / WC / lift

AIXplorer: 2,00 Euro / concessions (pupils, students): 1,50 Euro

Public guided tours
(Meeting point: Museum Box Office)

Permanent exhibition
Sat 2.00 pm and Sun 12.00 pm, admission only
For senior citizens (seating provided): every first Thursday of the month at 3.00 pm, admission only

Temporary exhibition
Sun 3.00 pm, admission only

Guided Tours: Information and Booking
Kunst- und Kulturvermittlung der Route Charlemagne
Johannes-Paul-II.-Straße 1
52062 Aachen
Fon: +49 241 432 4998
Fax: +49 241 432 4989

Getting here
from Aachen Hauptbahnhof/Main Railway Station all bus lines in the direction of Bushof/Town Centre to bus stop Elisenbrunnen – continue on foot (300 metres) > Dom/Cathedral > Katschhof > Centre Charlemagne
Car parks: Rathaus (Town Hall)/Mostardstraße, Dom (Cathedral)/Jesuitenstraße

Museum Café Karls
Opening hours: Tue – Sun 10.00 am – 17.00 pm
Fon: +49 241 4636 6087

Station History
Centre Charlemagne

The central starting point of the Route Charlemagne is the "Centre Charlemagne – Neues Stadtmuseum Aachen", located on the Katschhof between the Town Hall and the Cathedral. Here, visitors can get information on all the sights along the Route Charlemagne.


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