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Important Information for Your Visit

Please note that a visit of the events or exhibitions at HKW is only possible under the following conditions:

  • Wearing an FFP2 or surgical mask. Masks may be removed when you are seated at events unless otherwise specified.
  • The tested-vaccinated-recovered rule (GGG-Regelung) currently applies for all events. Before events, please check the respective event website for the day’s updated regulations.
  • Before your visit to an event at HKW, please check in for contact tracing via app or contact form.
  • The tested-vaccinated-recovered rule and check-in currently do not apply to the exhibitions.

Tested-Vaccinated-Recovered Rule (GGG-Regelung)

  • Tested: Showing a negative COVID-19 test result (self-administered tests not accepted) not older than 24 hours or
  • Vaccinated: Proof of full vaccination (15 days after receiving the second vaccination) or
  • Recovered: Showing a PCR test result that proves a prior COVID-19 infection that is at least 28 days, but no more than 6 months old
  • The above proofs do not exempt visitors from the mask requirement and other health and distancing rules

Testing Options

Test locations:

Health Rules

  • Masks must be worn everywhere in the building.
  • Maintain a minimum distance of 1.5 meters from others.
  • Children under the age of 6 do not need a mask.
  • Face shields permitted only with a physician’s certificate.
  • For your own safety, we recommend that you register with the Luca or the Corona-Warn app.
  • Please do not plan a visit to HKW if you have symptoms of illness.
  • The building is cleaned and disinfected throughout the day.
  • The elevator may be used by one person – or members of one household – at a time.
  • Pay attention to the distance markings in the building.


We recommend purchasing your tickets in advance from our online shop. Remaining tickets can be purchased at the ticket office.

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