Universum® Bremen

In Universum® Bremen you go on an extraordinary journey of discovery into the world of science.

We look forward to your sense of discovery

Please note that our opening times will be as follows until further notice:
Mo. - Fri: 10am - 6pm
Sat. - Sun.: 10am - 6pm
Holidays: 10am - 6pm

Your visit to the Universum® requires a time slot ticket. Your timed entry slot is valid for 45 minutes (for example: timed entry booked for 11am, admission possible until 11:45am). You can book your ticket online.

In compliance with government guidelines, the following measures must be observed: Visitors must wear a face mask. Universum® has created a linear tour with a prescribed route for visitors to ensure they can maintain a safe distance from one another. We ask that you keep a minimum distance of 1.5 metres from others and to cough and sneeze into a tissue or the crook of your elbow.

Please protect your health and be considerate of others. If you do not feel well, please stay home and visit us another time. You will find answers to frequently asked question on reopening here.

Discover your Universum®

In Universum® Bremen you go on an extraordinary journey of discovery into the world of science. More than 300 exhibits let you experience and understand scientific phenomena up close and with all your senses. The three subject areas Technology, Humans and Nature are waiting to be explored. Have fun!

You can explore in the open air as well! More fascinating stations on the subjects of water and wind invite you into the outdoor area. Do you know the Sky Window in our tower “Turm der Lüfte”? The 27 metres high tower does not only offer a great view over Bremen but also surprises with further interesting exhibits to try out and explore. Up high!

Striking experiments will amaze you in our daily science shows – this is science with a guaranteed fun factor. Small and big explorers should not miss these shows while on their visit to Universum® Bremen!

Universum® Bremen
Wiener Str. 1a
28359 Bremen
Phone: +49 (0) 421 / 33 46-0

Adults: 16,00 Euro
Reduced: 11,00 Euro
Families: 40,00 Euro

Opening hours

Mon. - Fri.: 10am - 6pm
Sat. - Sun.: 10am - 6pm
Holidays: 10am - 6pm

Did you know,
  • that our eyes provide us with 80 percent of all sensory impressions? In the light-less “Tactile Gallery” you can experience an artistic world without your sense of vision.

  • that the „bad middle finger“ was already used in Roman times as an insult? You can get to know gestures with a regional meaning at our exhibit “Gestures of the World”.

  • that dunes can never be steeper than 40 degrees? The exhibit “Pointed Sand Hill” shows you why this is so.

  • that the skin, with a surface of 15. to 1.8 m² is the largest human organ? However, our exhibit “Tactile Deception” shows how easy it is to deceive our tactile sense.

  • there are about 1 500 active volcanoes in the world? Our exhibit “Eruption” shows you a miniature volcanic eruption.

  • that every household possesses on average 50 electric or electronic devices? Our exhibit “Crank Generator” gives you an idea how much energy household appliances need.

  • more than 5 500 languages exist in the world? Travel around the world in languages at our exhibit „Languages of the World“

  • that we use more than 50 facial muscles to create up to 10 000 different expression? The exhibit “Recognizing Expressions” shows you how a computer program interprets your facial expressions.

  • that the human brain weighs about 2 percent of the of the body weight but uses 20 percent of the total energy? Train your brain with a variety of different quizzes in our exhibition!

  • that 123456 is one of ten most popular passwords? Not exactly a safe code. Our exhibit “Breaking the Code” gives you the possibility to test your own decoding abilities.

Special exhibition



up to space
Our science shows

cannot take place at the moment due to COVID-19.

Weather Station
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