General Opening Hours

Daily 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Broader opening times in case of events

Vital-Café in the entrance

Daily 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Reception - Tickets
Tue. to Sun. 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
No ticket selling on Monday.

Tue. and Fri. 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm. Closed on public holidays and during the Christmas and summer break. Further information on the website

Visiting Hours

Main Hall
Daily 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Please note the exceptions:
>> Limited opening hours of the Main Hall

Exhibition room with Sculpture Group
Mon. to Thu. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Fri. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sat. and Sun. 10:00 am -12:00 am
and 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Model and building history of the First Goetheanum
Fri. to Sun. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Südsal carpentry (Schreinerei) on the left
Regular admission CHF 5, reduced CHF 3. Children up to 16 years free.

Fri. 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Blue wooden building located South-East of the carpentry (Schreinerei).

Rudolf Steiner Atelier
Fri 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Special opening hours on Saturday 30 March from 15:00 to 16:00 and from 18:00 to 19:30
Carpentry (Schreinerei), entrance on the right

Artists' Flat Edith Maryon

Fri 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Eurythmy House, Rüttiweg 30, 1st floor

'The discovery of wholeness - metamorphosis and organism as principles of life'
Fri 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Glashaus.
Please note the exceptions:
>> Limited opening hours of the Exhibition

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


Ticket Office
Tue to Sun 8.00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday no ticket sale

Phone Order
Tue to Sa 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
+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)
> Bus and disabled parking (German) (PDF)

Contact & Phone information

General Infos
Mon to Fri 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
+41 61 706 42 42

Members' Secretariat

Mon to Thu 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
+41 61 706 42 72

Vital-Café in the entrance
+41 61 706 42 88

Communications and Media
Sebastian Jüngel
+41 61 706 44 63

Wolfgang Held
+41 61 706 42 61

Photography and filming
Dylan Teal
Professional photography, filming and sound recordings require permission and scheduling. Our contractual agreements are available here.

François Croissant

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

Human Ressources
+41 61 706 43 41