Bild: Marktplatz mit Smart vorm Museum

Finding the Museum in the Administration Building

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by foot
  • The museum is located directly on the market square (light green circle)
  • The Old Mint is near the market square at the Wallgraben (blue circle)
  • You can find the Bergman's Chapel at the Unterer Berggraben (pink circle on the map – please click on the city map on the right)
by train
  • Leave the train station and follow the footpath to the crossroad
  • Cross the Friedrich-Ebert-Straße at the traffic lights
  • Follow the August-Bebel-Straße and walk straight ahead until you reach Wetzlarer Platz (Liquid Chronometer – small park – Alte Försterei)
  • Cross the Poststraße at the pedestrian crossing
  • Now you are on the shopping boulevard of Ilmenau – the Friedrich-Hoffmann-Straße
  • Go straight ahead until the next crossing in front of the Apothecary Fountain
  • Turn right onto Marktstraße and follow it to its end at market square
  • Now you are on Market Square in front of the administration building where the GSM is located (around 900m, 10-15 min.)

    Current DB Timetable

per car  
  • Take the A71 motorway in the direction: Sömmerda – Erfurt – Ilmenau – Schweinfurt,
    You can turn off at Ilmenau East or Ilmenau West
  • Parking is available on Erfurter Straße (P1) or in the car park “Goethe Passage” (P3)
  • Parking for buses is available on the square in front of the festival hall (P8)