Hours & Admission


Tue–Sun 10am–5pm
Wed 10am–8pm
Closed on Mondays 

Opening hours during ROSETSU (6.9.–4.11.2018):
Tue, Fri + Sat 10am–5pm
Wed + Thu 10am–8pm
Sun 10am–6pm
Closed on Mondays 

Public holidays 2018 open: 
1 January 10am−5pm
2 January 10am−5pm
Good Friday 10am–5pm
Easter Sunday 10am–5pm
Easter Monday 10am–5pm
1 May 10am–5pm
Ascension 10am−5pm
Pentecost 10am–5pm
Whit Monday 10am–5pm
1 August 10am−5pm
24 December 10am−5pm
26 December 10am−5pm
31 December 10am−5pm
1 January 10am−5pm
2 January 10am−5pm

25 December 2018


ROSETSU, incl. collection
- CHF 25 /20 (reduced rate) during ROSETSU (6 Sept. – 4 Nov. 2018)
- 50% discount with Raiffeisen Pass, Swiss Museum Pass, Swiss Travel Pass
- Zurich Card holders 60% discount on special exhibitions
- RailAway Combi Special Offer: 10% discount on admission to the museum

Bead Art from Africa and collection
CHF 14 / 12 (reduced)

Free entry

Without ID:
- Children and adolescents through the age 15
- As a group: Students from Switzerland and abroad, incl. teacher and 2 accompanying persons (universities, applied universities, and higher technical colleges), registration required.

With ID:
- Members of the Rietberg Society
- Museum associations: ICOM, ICOMOS, SMA (Swiss Museums Association)
- KulturLegi
- Swiss Museum Pass (including “Raiffeisen Member Plus” and “Swiss Travel Pass”), not included is the exhibition “ROSETSU – Ferocious Brush”
- Provisionally admitted asylum seekers
- Züri-Card holders: permanent collection free of charge; special exhibitions 60% discount

Reduced admission

With ID:
- Pensioned (AHV/IV) members of the Rietberg Society with up to max. 3 accompanying persons at a reduced charge
- Persons with disabilities (accompanying person free of charge)
- Individual visitors: Students from universities and applied universities from Switzerland and abroad, apprentices (no age limit)
- Züri-Card holders: 60% discount on special exhibitions

Reduced rates on articles from the museum shop
Members of the Rietberg Society receive 10% on all shop articles, books, and the journalArtibus Asiae.

Under 16 free admission
Crafts studio Sun 11 am−4 pm
Internet Free WLAN in the Café


Location & Directions

Please use public transportation as there are no public parking spaces by the Museum. Disabled parking available. The Museum is disabled accessible.

On the corner Grütlistrasse/Gablerstrasse there is a loading and unloading area for private buses.


Directions by public transportation

  • Tram no. 7 (direction Wollishofen) to the “Museum Rietberg” stop (approx. 12 minutes from Zurich main station).
  • Train to the Enge train station, then 10 minutes by foot
  • Bus no. 72 (direction Morgental) to the “Hügelstrasse” stop, then 6 minutes by foot

Public transportation schedule to “Zürich, Museum Rietberg” »


If you are making an outwart/retourn journey by public transport, you benefit from 10% discount on the admission fee by purchasing an SBB RailAway offer. The RailAway combined offer is available at railway station ticket counters, from the Rail Service Helpdesk 0900 300 300 (CHF 1.19/min.) or online on sbb.ch/en/museum-rietberg.