Current Opening Hours

Exhibitions and shop are open again!

Dear visitors of the International Youth Library,

we are very happy, that our exhibitions "Migrations"and"Children draw themselves" are finally open again as well as our bookstore .
Since Saturday, May 29, 2021, the Treasure Chamber and the Michael-Ende-Museum are also reopen.

Important information for users of our lending library, the "KiBi":
KiBi is fully accessible within the framework of our hygiene concept. An appointment is NOT necessary. Please make sure to wear a FFP2 face mask when entering the KiBi. Children under 6 years of age are not required to wear masks, but the distance rules must be strictly observed.Please concentrate your stay in the KiBi on borrowing and returning books. Longer stays are unfortunately not possible.

The reference library is open to a limited group of users.
The use of the reading room is only possible by appointment: 089/891211-55. FFP2 masks have to be worn in the reading room, the hygiene concept of the International Youth Library must be observed.

The team of the International Youth Library will continue to be at your disposal by e-mail.

We are looking forward to your visit!