The permanent collection

Museum Schnütgen

The scope of the collection ranges from wooden and stone sculptures, valuable works of the goldsmith’s art and stained glass to rare ivories and textiles.


Magic Rock Crystal

25 November 2022 – 19 March 2023

Featuring some 120 works, this large-scale exhibition with many international loans will display precious rock crystal objects that served as reliquaries and sumptuous royal vessels, panel paintings, sculptures and manuscripts.


Franka Hörnschemeyer – Plasterboard Fire Protection

Intervention in the exhibition spaces of the Museum Schnütgen

Anticipated: Summer 2022

Three sound stations by Franka Hörnschemeyer in the very different parts of the Museum Schnütgen make it possible to experience the aesthetics of these spaces in a new way.




You will find a chronological retrospective of past exhibitions in the archive.

To the archive