• Your Visit

    Everything you need to know for your visit at FRida & freD!

  • Your Visit

    Everything you need to know for your visit at FRida & freD!


FRida & freD – The Graz Children’s Museum
Friedrichgasse 34
A-8010 Graz

Tel: +43 (0)316 872 7700
Fax: +43 (0)316 872 7709
[email protected]

Opening Times

You have to book a time slot ticket for your visit! Find the link below.

Monday9.00 – 17.00
Wednesday9.00 – 17.00
Thursday9.00 – 17.00
Friday9.00 – 17.00
Saturday9.00 – 17.00
Sunday9.00 – 17.00
Montday9.00 – 17.00
Wednesday9.00 – 17.00
Thursday9.00 – 17.00
Friday9.00 – 17.00
Saturday9.00 – 17.00
Sunday9.00 – 17.00
Holidays9.00 – 17.00
CLOSED25.12., 26.12., 31.12. & 1.1.
CLOSED25.12., 26.12., 31.12. & 1.1.
It’s raining, it’s pouring…Dear visitor, our museum is exceptionally well visited when the weather is bad. Please note that the museum might be closed on short notice because of overcrowding and that you will not be able to visit it on that day. Thank you for your flexibility!

Admission price

IndividualChildren from 3 yearsAdultFamilyFamily with “Familienpass”
For one exhibition
Time slot 90 min
€ 5,00€ 5,00
€ 14,50€ 13,00
Time slot 60 min
€ 2,50€ 2,50

Time slot for your visit

  • The small town of anytime
    Time slot 90 Min
  • 9.00 – 10.30 “Small town of anytime”
  • 11.00 – 12.30 “Small town of anytime”
  • 13.00 – 14.30 “Small town of anytime”
  • 15.00 – 16.30 “Small town of anytime”
  • 16.00 – 17.00 “Laboratory”
  • On the trail of the clock!
    Time slot 90 min
  • 9.30 – 11.00 “Trail of the clock!”
  • 11.30 – 13.00 “Trail of the clock!”
  • 13.30 – 15.00 “Trail of the clock!”
  • 15.30 – 17.00 “Trail of the clock!”
  • 16.00 – 17.00 “Laboratory”
  • Laboratory
    Time slot 60 min
  • 9.30 – 10.30 “Laboratory”
  • 11:00 – 12.00 “Laboratory”
  • 13.00 – 14.00 “Laboratory”
  • 14.30 – 15.30 “Laboratory”
  • 16.00 – 17.00 “Laboratory”

Dear visitors,

it started so well, now it’s stuck. There are some difficulties with a third-party provider when it comes to paying the online ticket. That’s why we cannot offer online booking at the moment. Please make a reservation for a TIME SLOT by phone on +43 (0) 316 872 7700 (daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. except Tuesday)! Thanks for your understanding!

IKEA Family Card
Ö1 Clubkarte
Annual Ticket
€ 49,00

Currently not available.

The annual ticket is not valid for group visits, workshops or theatre Performances.

€ 1,00

Currently not available.

Only valid in conjunction with a Knopftheater ticket purchased half an hour before the performance.

Group visitors from 15 participantsFor one exhibitionLaboratoryParticipatory theatre
per person€ 4,00€ 4,00€ 4,00

When booking a visit to an exhibition and a workshop (laboratory or participatory theatre), the workshop is reduced by € 1.00.
For groups, free admission for 2 carers or the statutory number of support persons.

Covid-19 has changed a lot…

Please observe our health and safety regulations. Our information boards will help you.
You have 90 minutes for visiting the exhibition.
We strongly encourage you to reserve tickets in advance under the link provided; this will help you plan your visit and guarantee you a specific time slot. We cannot guarantee ticket availability on site since we have limited visitor numbers!
You cannot visit the exhibition barefoot.
At the moment you cannot book a birthday party with us. However, we will be able to host your party in autumn!
We are currently unable to run workshops. The good news is, we will be able to resume them in autumn!
We are not issuing new annual tickets at present.
The FRida & freD KNOPFtheater will open its doors again in autumn.
As of today (May 2020), the summer academy will take place as planned.
The conditions for visiting our exhibitions may change. Please understand if something does not work out as planned!


Unfortunately, there are no interior parking spaces for visitors.

Paid parking in the short-term parking zone (“Blaue Zone”)
Parking charges are payable on weekdays from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm, and Saturdays from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm,
€ 1.20 per hour, maximum of 3 hours

Nearby car parks
Schönaugasse 53, 8010 Graz
Phone: +43 (0) 316 20800
Monday to Sunday, 24 hours, € 2.50 per hour
Apcoa car park
Friedrichgasse 13, 8010 Graz
Monday to Sunday, 24 hours, € 4.00 per hour

Information for long distance travellers

Tram line 5 (Neuholdaugasse / Augartenbad)
Bus route 34 (Museum of Perception)
Bus routes 30, 31, 32, 33, 35, 39 or 40 (Gebietskrankenkasse)
Bus routes 39 or 67 (Griesplatz-Zweiglgasse)

Directions from Graz main railway station
Tram line 1, 3, 6 or 7 to Jakominiplatz and from Jakominiplatz by bus route 34 or 34E to the Museum of Perception or on foot (approximately 12 minutes) to the Children’s Museum
Travel time: approximately 20 to 25 minutes

Directions from Graz-Thalerhof Airport
Regional bus route 600, 620, 630 or 650. Alight at Graz Griesplatz and walk to the Children’s Museum (approximately 15 minutes)
Travel time: approximately 45 minutes

Murradweg 2, near Augartenbrücke

Take route 1, 3, 6, 7 or 14 and alight at Südtirolerplatz. Cross the main bridge and then turn right along Murpromenade – a very pleasant walk. Continue straight ahead to Augarten Park. Enter the park and after a short distance turn left to the Children’s Museum.
Travel time: approximately 25 to 35 minutes

Directions from the city centre:
Leave the main square in the direction of the main bridge. Turn left before the bridge and go down the stairs – also a very pleasant walk. Continue straight ahead alongside the Mur to Augarten Park. Enter the park and after a short distance turn left to the Children’s Museum.
Travel time: approximately 15 to 20 minutes

Our House Rules

Dear Children and Visitors,

Please read our house rules and observe them, so that all visitors enjoy a pleasant stay.

They apply to all visitors and are for your safety!

Access to the Children’s Museum FRida & freD may be denied in case of the violation of safety regulations and house rules.

The Children’s Museum FRida & freD assumes no duty of supervision for children. Duty of supervision is the responsibility of the accompanying persons in all cases. Parents are responsible for their children.

For group visits, duty of supervision is the responsibility of teachers or accompanying persons.

The instructions of the staff of the Children’s Museum FRida & freD must be obeyed.

Adapted rules due to Covid-19
– Time in the exhibition is limited to 90min.
– The max. number of people on one exhibition level is 30 to 45 people at any one time.
– For any respective time slot, every person visiting the exhibition must hold a valid ticket.
– Tickets can be purchased online (www.fridaundfred.at) or directly at the museum.
– If possible, book your ticket online.
– Please use contactless payments when paying at the museum.
– The Lümmelzone is closed due to safety measures.
– To visit both exhibitions, you will need to book two consecutive time slots (one for each exhibition). Switching from one exhibition to the other during one time slot is not possible.
– Sanitize your hands upon entering and exiting the Museum. Hand sanitizer dispensers are posted throughout the Museum.
– Every visit starts in the foyer. A member of staff will greet the visitors of the respective time slots, discuss all health and safety measures and then lead the visitors to the exhibition.
– In all areas of the museum, visitors must maintain at least 1-metre distance between themselves and people not belonging to the same household.
– Running is prohibited in the exhibitions.
– Hand sanitizer dispensers are posted throughout the exhibition.
– After 90 minutes visitors must leave the exhibition and swiftly exit the museum
– Staff will wipe down high touch surfaces throughout the exhibitions with sanitizer after each time slot.
– All visitors must adhere to staff instructions. If rules are violated, staff can expel visitors from the exhibition. In this case the entrance fee will not be refunded.

We reserve the right to limit the duration of group visits (particularly with regard to snacks when other groups are on the premises). Snack requests for group visits must be clarified during registration.

Groups must register in advance because the exhibition space will be blocked for them. Therefore, they cannot visit the exhibition unannounced as individual visitors.

The Lümmelzone is closed for everyone.

Depending on the type of work done in the exhibitions, workshops and programmes, some craft work can be taken home, some not.

Food and beverages may not be consumed in the exhibition area or in the theatre.

Prams, scooters, skateboards and the like are not allowed in the exhibition area. There are dedicated storage areas for prams – please enquire at the cash desk.

The Children’s Museum FRida & freD accepts no liability for valuables. Lockers are available in the entrance area for the storage of personal items.

No costs can be reimbursed in the event of cancelation, postponement or a change of programme.
Programmes are subject to change and do not constitute grounds for reimbursement of the ticket price.

By purchasing the admission ticket, visitors agree that any television, film or photographic images recorded by the Children’s Museum FRida & freD may be used without compensation.

There is a ban on alcohol throughout the museum.

The children’s museum FRida & FreD is a smoke-free organisation, therefore smoking is not allowed anywhere on the permises (also for e-cigarettes).

The purchase of an admission ticket constitutes recognition of the house rules.

The Management