Your visit

The Herzog August Bibliothek in Wolfenbüttel is not just a library and research centre for the medieval and early modern periods, it also houses a museum which presents its history and its holdings to the public. The museum rooms are located in the Bibliotheca Augusta and the Lessing House. You can find information about getting to Wolfenbüttel and about accommodation here. Access to the historic buildings for the disabled is described in the visitors' guide for the disabled. The list of current entrance prices and fees for guided tours is here. If you wish to book a guided tour, please contact

Opening times

Exhibition rooms in the Bibliotheca Augusta

Tuesday - Sunday 10 am to 4 pm

Exhibition rooms in the Lessing House

Tuesday - Sunday 10 am to 4 pm



Bibliotheca Augusta 
Lessing House 
Library campus