Open 11–18 today


Research in a quiet atmosphere


Barlach – Expressionism – Sculpture

Are you doing research on Ernst Barlach, German expressionism or 20th-century sculpture? Our museum has a small specialist library open to academics and students by prior arrangement. Here you can pursue your questions in a concentrated atmosphere.

Make an appointment under T +49 (0)40. 82 60 85 or


Background Picture: Ernst Barlach, The Reader, 1936, Bronze (Cast from 1947), Ernst Barlach Haus Hamburg