General Opening Hours

Every day from 9:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Broader opening times in case of events.

Vital-Café in the entrance

Mon - Sun 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Tel: +41 61 706 42 88

Tue - Sun 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. No ticket selling on Monday.

Tue and Fri 2:00 p.m. until 6.00 p.m. Further information about the opening hours on the website.

Visiting Hours

Main Hall
Daily 13.30-14.30. In addition, the Hall may not be available for a short period of time. Please inform yourself in advance at the reception and note the special closures.

>> Limited opening hours of the Main Hall

Exhibition room
Mon-Thu 14.30 to 15.30, Fri 14.00 to 16.00, Sat-Sun 10.00 to 12.00 and 14.00 to 16.00.

Model and building history of the First Goetheanum

Fri-Sun 14:00 to 16:00. Regular admission CHF 5, reduced CHF 3. Children up to 16 years free. Südsal carpentry on the left.

Fri 14.30–15.30. Blue wooden building located South-East of the Schreinerei.

Rudolf Steiner Atelier

Fri 14–15 Uhr. Schreinerei, entrance on the right.

Artists' Flat Edith Maryon

Fri 15.30–16.30 Uhr.
Eurythmy House, Rüttiweg 30, 1st floor.

'The discovery of wholeness - metamorphosis and organism as principles of life'
Metamorphosis in Goethe. Fri 13.00-14.00, Glashaus.
In addition, the exhibition may not be available for a short period of time. Please inform yourself in advance at the reception and note the special closures.

Rudolf Steiner Archive – Haus Duldeck
Shop and office.
Contact and opening hours on the Archive's website.


Ticket Office
Tue - Sun 8.00–18.00 Monday no ticket sale

Phone Order
Tue – Sa 14.00–18.00 Uhr
+41 61 706 44 44

You will find the prices for our admission-relevant events in our event calendar, the prices for the conferences in the information on the respective conference.


Students, pupils, pensioners / seniors, the unemployed, apprentices, military / community service providers, people with disabilities (IV pension). Please note that for some events additional discount conditions may apply.

Discount for Children

For children under 16.


There are 3 wheelchair spaces in the Grosse Saal and 2 wheelchair spaces in the Grundsteinsaal. Companions receive free admission.

Tickets for single events
Single tickets can be purchased online or at the reception desk. If a guest does not have an internet connection, tickets are welcome to be ordered over the phone. Individual tickets cannot be returned after purchase.

Conference tickets
Registration for the conference is done through the online registration form. For more information on purchasing conference tickets, please refer to the conference information for the specific conference you wish to attend.

Payment options
We accept cash (Euro and CHF), VISA, MasterCard, ec-direct and Postcard-Schweiz.


> General Terms and Conditions (PDF)
> House rules (German) (PDF)
> Bus and disabled parking (German) (PDF)

Contact & Phone information

General Infos
Monday to Friday 9.00-18.30h
+41 61 706 42 42

Members' Secretariat

+41 61 706 42 72

Human Ressources

+41 61 706 43 41

Sebastian Jüngel

Communications and Media
+41 61 706 44 63

Wolfgang Held
+41 61 706 42 61

Ombuds Office
The Ombuds Office is a complaints office and mediates in conflicts between visitors to the Goetheanum and the General Anthroposophical Society.
Wolfgang Held +41 61 706 42 61

Photography and filming

Professional photography, filming and sound recordings require permission and scheduling. Our contractual agreements are available here.
For additional questions:
Jonas Lismont