Information for visitors

Our collections are housed in three buildings. Below you will find the respective collection locations, our opening times and admission prices. We look forward to your visit!


Due to renovation measures, all exhibitions of the Geoscientific Collections are expected to be closed until 30.06.2019.

Mineralogical Collection, Ore Deposit Collection, Petrological Collection

Werner-Bau Werner-Bau Werner-Bau Werner-Bau Werner-Bau

A.-G.-WERNER-Bau
Brennhausgasse 14
09599 Freiberg
Tel: +49 3731 39-2264
E-Mail: sammlungatmineral [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

business hours

Monday to Thursday 9.00-12.00 a.m. and 1.00-4.00 p.m.

entrance fee

2,50 Euro (discounted 1,50 Euro)


Paleontologic Collection, Stratigraphic Collection

Humboldt-Bau Humboldt-Bau Humboldt-Bau Humboldt-Bau Humboldt-Bau

A.-v.-HUMBOLDT-Bau
B.-v.-Cotta-Str. 2
09599 Freiberg
Tel: +49 3731 39-2198
E-Mail: sammlungatmineral [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

business hours

Monday to Thursday 9.00-12.00 a.m. and 1.00-4.00 p.m.

entrance fee

1,50 Euro (discounted 1,00 Euro)


Fuel Geological Collection

Reiche Zeche

Area of the Reiche Zeche
Fuchsmühlenweg
09599 Freiberg
Tel: +49 3731 39-2198
E-Mail: sammlungatmineral [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

business hours

Only by appointment

entrance fee

Please ask us


Combi ticket

With the Combi ticket you can visit the collections at the Werner-Bau and the Humboldt-Bau together for only 3,00 Euro (discounted 2,00 Euro).


Directions by car and train

Anfahrtskarte mit Stadt- und CampusplanThe distance Freiberg (Saxony) Chemnitz is about 30 km and the same to Dresden. By car you can come along B 173 as well A 4 (up to turn-off Siebenlehn). The train to Freiberg goes in short periods from the main railway stations of Chemnitz and Dresden. You can find the exact location of our collections on the map.

photos: Andreas Massanek and Lutz Geißler