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Welcome to the MAD, the Museum am Dom


Effective Sunday, Apr. 3, 2022, most Corona protection rules (access controls and mask mandates) will be dropped. So it is your choice whether to wear a face covering.

Since the health and safety of our visitors and employees remain our priority, we kindly ask you to wear a face covering during your visit.

We would also recommend to keep safety distances from other people and to practice simple hygiene measures. Hand sanitisers are available.

If you display symptoms associated with COVID-19, please cancel your visit.

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At the MAD we aim to provide a place for a free and vigorous interchange of ideas. With historic artworks and contemporary artistic positions simultaneously on display, the MAD, Museum am Dom, offers a wide range of mind thrilling and emotionally exciting experiences.

Located at the center of town, the museum is easily accessible and so it invites everybody to share its presentations and ideas. Come in and discover the envisaging power of art. A visit to the museum helps to understand the arts as a means to approach substantive issues and questions of our time.

Plan your Visit to the MAD

Opening Hours

Due to the actual situation we have changed the opening hours from 12 noon to 5 p.m.

For ticketing and information please call +49 931 386 65600.

The museum is closed on Mondays.

Special openings fall on the following holidays:
Eastermonday, Whit Monday, Assumtion of Mary (August 15), Day after Christmas (December 26) 

The MAD is closed on:
Carnival Sunday and Monday, Good Friday, May Day (May 1), Christmas Eve (December 24), Christmas Day (December 25), New Years Eve, New Year 

Entrance fee


Regular 5,00 €
Reduced 4,00 €
Children/Youth (below 18) free of charge
Pupils over 18 (with verification) free of charge 
Students of Art History, Museum Studies, European Ethnology (Student ID) free of charge
Group Ticket - 10 people and above  3,00 € per Person

How to get to the MAD

The MAD is located next to the Cathedral (DOM), dedicated to Saint Kilian.

Arriving by train you can take the street railways no. 1, 3, 4, and 5 from Würzburg Central Station. Exit at the stop "Dom".

If you arrive by car, you will find several parking possibilities located nearby: Parking area at the "Paradeplatz" just behind the cathedral, parking area in front of the "Würzburg Residence" or the "Marktgarage", a multi-storey car park.

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Let's Stay Safe - Corona-information

Due to the recent situation there are some rules you have to consider when visiting our museum:

  • Please visit us only if you are not feeling sick.

  • Please follow the instructions of our personnel.

  • Please keep a distance of at least 1,5 meter (6 ft.) to other visitors and the personnel at all


  • Visitors are recommended to wear a mask.

  • Please wash your hands frequently and consider the rules of sneezing and coughing.

  • Liquids are not allowed to the exhibition. This includes disinfectants. Please use our free

    hand sanitizers.

  • Please be considerate to other visitors:

    - Keep a minimum distance of 1.5 meters (6 ft.) to approaching people.

    - Wait at small passages until the area is clear.

    - Please give other visitors also the opportunity to get access to our artworks.

    - Visitors with restricted mobility have priority access to the elevator.

    - Access to the elevator for one person at a time (or only with your companion).

    - Please let other visitors exit the elevator first and keep the necessary distance.

Thank you for your cooperation!