General opening hours

Every day from 9.00 until 20.00 Uhr. Broader opening times in case of events.

Vital-Café in the entrance

9.00 until 17.00 Uhr (Mo.-Su.) +41 61 706 42 88

Tu - Su 09.00 until 18.00 Uhr (No ticket selling on Monday)

See opening times on the website of the library.


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.

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. On 08 October 2022 only from 10:00 to 11:00. Via south lift, south or west staircase, 2nd floor.

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.

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 at the reception, ordered by mail or by phone. We will gladly send you the tickets if ordered in time (CHF 3.- shipping). Reservations are accepted. Tickets can not be taken back after purchase.

Conference tickets
Registration for the conference either on paper or online. For more information, see the conference information for each conference you want to sign up for.

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)

Phone hours

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 +41 61 706 44 70