All you need to know

Contact & Opening hours

Schwarzwälder Freilichtmuseum
77793 Gutach (Schwarzwaldbahn)
Tel.No.: 0049 – 7831 – 93 56 0
Fax: 0049 – 7831 – 93 56 29

Opening hours 2018:
from March 24 till November 4,
daily from 9 am to 6 pm (last admission 5 pm)
in August from 9 am to 7 pm (last admission 6 pm).

Christmas Market 2018:
December 14 till December 16
Friday afternoon till Sunday evening

Admission fee

Our prices:

Adults, Senior Citizens 10.00 €
(students, persons doing military/social service, severely handicapped)
9.00 €
Children and Adolescents (6 – 17 years) 5.50 €
Audioguide (German, English, French) 4.00 €
Family day pass + 1 child
(parents with their minor children)
23.00 €
Family day pass + 2 children
(parents with their minor children)
28.00 €
Family day pass + 3 children or more
(parents with their minor children)
32.00 €
Season card adult 28.00 €
Season card children and adolescents 15.00 €
Season card families 50.00 €
Groups of more than 15 people 
(group booking only) 
9.00 €
School classes per schoolchild
(group booking only)
4.00 €
Guided tours in english – pre-booking by telephone:
Normal guided tours (60 mins., max. 30 persons)
Themed guided tours (90 mins., max. 30 persons)
Tel. No. +49 (0)7831 – 93 56 0
70.00 €
90.00 €

Museum restaurant

Against an unmistakable backdrop of impressive Black-Forest farmsteads, you can enjoy regional delicacies.

Whether in the beer garden or in the restaurant, you will find just the right surroundings for a relaxing break from an unforgettable museum visit.

How to get here

By car: 
The museum is situated on the B33 between Hausach and Gutach.
From the A5, exit Offenburg, direction Villingen-Schwenningen B33.
From the A81, exit Rottweil, direction Offenburg B462/B294.
From Freiburg, direction Waldkirch/Elzach/Haslach/Gutach
(Schwarzwaldbahn, Attention: NOT Gutach im Breisgau) B294/B33.
Car park: Directly next to the B33, bus park.

Latitude: 48.2706544003074800
Longitude: 8.2005697488784790

By train:
The train now stops right outside our doors!
The Open-Air Museum Vogtsbauernhof has its own stop right in front of the entrance hall. The train ("Ortenau S-Bahn") stops at “Gutach Freilichtmuseum” once every hour during museum hours.

Tips for kids

Hello kids!

The Black Forest Open Air Museum has lots of surprises for you!

On this page, you’ll find tips for your museum visit. Make a bird whistle or a water wheel in the museum's workshop. Lie down in a bed with a real straw mattress and see how dark it was in the past when they used candlelight in the Falkenhof farmstead.

Let’s go! Read on and find out all there is to discover.