Information and registration for groups

Jessica Ast M.A.
Tel.: +49 (0)6131 / 9124-170

Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 12:00 h

Due to organizational reasons we require a lead time of at least one week.

Please register your group or school class, even if you don't book a guided tour.

Guided Tours

+++ Corona Update +++

Liebe Besucherinnen und Besucher,

auf Bund-Länder-Beschluss zur Bekämpfung der Coronavirus-Pandemie bleibt unser Museum für Antike Schifffahrt bis 20. Dezember 2020 geschlossen. In dieser Zeit findet auch keine Veranstaltungen statt. 


Guided tours and Family Sundays

Public Guided tours

You can regularly take part in our public guided tours at the Museum of Ancient Seafaring. Every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month we have guided tours at 3 pm on changing topics. The always up-to-date overview of our tours can be found in our event calendar (in German).

Duration: approx. 60 minutes

Family Sundays

Every last Sunday of the month, the RGZM hosts a family Sunday in the Museum of Ancient Seafaring: From 10 am to 1 pm, we invite you and the entire family to join us in the museum. There is a thematically changing workshop and short tours for children and adults. All dates can be found here.

Participation fee: 3, - € p.P. (reduced: 2, - €)
Family ticket: 6, - € (2 adults with up to 3 children)
(Tour in German)

The entrance to the museum is free!

Meeting point is the entrance area of the museum.
A registration is not necessary. Subject to change.

Guided Tours for Groups

The following guided tours are offered for groups at the Museum of Ancient Seafaring:

Only with advance notification
Tel.: 06131 / 9124 170

Guided tours for blind and visually impaired people

Feel - Perceive - Understand
The Mainz Roman ships tactile

The history of ancient Mainz and its Roman ships can be palpated using tactile maps, braille texts, handouts and 3D models and can be experienced in a joint conversation.

We recommend in advance a telephone consultation, since the museum is accessible only to a limited extent.
In the entrance area there is a tactile museum plan.
The guided tours are tailored to the participants.


Guided tours with max. 5 persons: 45, - €
Companions are free.
Guide dogs are welcome in the museum.

The entrance to the museum is free!