Opening hours

November-March: Tuesday-Sunday from 10am to 6pm
Opened daily
April-October: from 10am to 7pm

Admission up to one hour before closing.

➔ Opening hours


Zur Steinmole 1
17192 Waren (Müritz)
 +49 3991 63368-0
fax: + 49 3991 63368-10



Adults: 14,00 €
Reduced: 11,00 €
Children: 6,00 € (under 6 free)
Families: 28,00 €
Groups (15 visitors or more): 11,00 €
Dogs: 4,00 €


Entdecken Sie die Schönheit der heimischen Natur

Freuen Sie sich auf spannende Naturerlebnisse auf über 2000m² Ausstellungsfläche!

Ticket Service

Book your ticket online and take direct access to the museum.

NEU: Entdecken Sie die Welt der Federn

Sonderausstellung Haus der Sammlungen
vom 01. April – 30. Oktober 2022

Welcome to the Müritzeum

Young or old, families, school classes or tour parties – in the Müritzeum, everybody can have fun, join in, try new things out or simply relax, whether the sun is shining or it’s raining.

Opening Hours

April to October:
daily 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

November to March:
Tuesday-Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Zur Steinmole 1
17192 Waren (Müritz)
Phone: (03991) 63368-0
Fax: (03991) 63368-10

Admission Fees

adults: 15,00 €
reduced tickets: 12,00 €
children 4-16 years old: 7,50 €
(free entry for children under 4)
family pass: 37,50 €
dogs: 4,00 €

Discover, experience and understand nature

Dive beneath the water’s surface on the Mecklenburg Lake Plateau with us and discover Germany’s biggest aquarium landscape for native freshwater species.

Experience the interactive sections of the Natural History Exhibition and join us on an exciting expedition through our region’s diverse plant and animal kingdom and it’s history.

1866 marked the beginning of the history of the collection of the first natural history museum in Mecklenburg-Western Pomeranina: the Maltzaneum. The substantial collection now includes around 300.000 specimens of the native flora and fauna as well as geological exhibits.

Special exhibition:
Always something new to discover

Several times a year, the Müritzeum invites visitors to enjoy interesting special exhibitions. From historical exhibits from the State Natural History Collections to impressive photographs and artistic paintings, you can discover special exhibitions on different themes. We’re currently working on a new special exhibition. Stay tuned here: further updates on the content and the exhibition opening will be published soon.

Special exhibition: Glanzlichter

Several times a year, the Müritzeum invites visitors to enjoy interesting special exhibitions. At the moment we’re showing fascinating nature photographies of the international well-known photo competition “Glanzlichter”. Dive in and have a look at breathtaking pictures in ten different categories as “Magnificent Wilderness”, “The Beauty of Plants”, “Nature as Art”, “Aerial Views of Nature”, “The World of Mammals” and more. The Glanzlichter will be on display until 28th of February at the Müritzeum.

In the Müritzeum now

The new special exhibition “Multi Faceted Insects –
Diversity | Endangerment | Protection” is from March 21st to October 6th.
It can be seen in our nature experience center in Waren (Müritz).

Special exhibition

Several times a year, the Müritzeum invites visitors to enjoy interesting special exhibitions. At the moment we’re showing fascinating photographies of the “mysterious underwater world”(German: Geheimnisvolle Unterwasserwelt) by Mario Merkel.” Dive in and have a look at breathtaking pictures of several fish, underwater landscape, water plants and tiny organisms living in the water. 

We love to hear what you think

“We visited the Müritzeum at around 10 a.m. on Saturday. We had the place to ourselves. My little granddaughter could look at everything in peace and quiet and was delighted. It was also nice having the big car park right nearby. Definitely recommended 👍”

“Super-interactive exhibition for young and old. Even the very young can explore the buttons for bird calls, the animal tracks and more besides.”

“It was very beautiful. Worth the price of admission! If the weather’s nice, you can also walk around the lake. Worth seeing again and again!”

“Whatever the time of year, a great place for gaining konwledge about nature and the environment.”

“A very beautiful and informative museum, even for little explorers. There were lots of opportunities to try things out and explore, even for little kids.”

“Surpassed my expectations. It’s got to be seen!”

“A splendid experience for the whole family … Going exploring, that’s what the Müritzeum is all about! For parents and grandparents, there’s even a quiet area with massage chairs ✔️”

“The diversity of our nature is indescribable in any case. The Müritzeum is an interesting way to experience the wonders of nature in sound and images. Worth visiting any day.”

“Very nicely done. Lots of fish. Simply incredibly beautiful. 🐟🐠🐡🦈🦐”

“A nature museum well worth visiting with live aquatic animals and lots of interesting information about the surroundings. Ideal for families with children.”

There's more to discover

Hunde erlaubt: Zusammen mit ihrem Vierbeiner erkunden zwei Mädchen die Spuren des Waldes

Dogs in the Müritzeum

Can I bring my dog? Yes, of course! You can explore our interactive exhibitions and aquariums with your furry friend.

Zwei Rollstuhlfahrer stehen auf dem Vorplatz vor dem Haupteingang des Müritzeum.


Most parts of the Müritzeum are disabled-accessible. You can find all the further information that you need for your visit here.

Eine Gruppe steht unter der großen Kastanie im Museumsgarten und erhält eine Einführung von einer Müritzeums-Mitarbeiterin.

Guided tours

Would you like to find out more about the nature of the Mecklenburg Lake Plateau? Plan your personal guided tour now.

The MÜRITZEUM is a modern multimedia-based nature discovery centre. It presents the region around the Mueritz – fascinating, entertaining and informative, simple and understandable – for young and old likewise perfectly suitable. 


Leider haben wir keine Beiträge gefunden. Bitte versuchen Sie es erneut.

Visitor Information

Foto: Mirko Runge/Müritzeum


Ausstellungen, Aktionstage, Sonderführungen und vieles mehr finden Sie in unserer Veranstaltungsübersicht

Nahaufnahme von dem Auge eines Uhus.


Ausflugsziele rund um die Müritz haben wir für Sie in unserem digitalen Schaufenster zusammengefasst

Ansicht in den Shopbereich des Foyers


Ob tolles Kinderbuch, ein Andenken an Ihren Urlaub oder Onlinetickets – all das finden Sie im Onlineshop


Children museum

A visit in our nature discovery centre is a great way for children to learn more about our local nature and its formation. Cast off, engine on, captain on the rudder!


Guided tours

Of course we can arrange guided tours for you after registration. Please contact one of our staff members at the information/ cash point for further information.

Ansicht in den Shopbereich des Foyers


We recommend visiting our shop where you can buy various souvenirs like postcards, books, candles, cosmetic article, toys, ceramics, art products and many more.

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