Exhibitions & Art

Old cotton mill

One of the most famous  sites in Leipzig, the old cotton mill now houses a number of international art galleries, a contemporary art museum, a few small shops, a cafe and studios for several hundred artists. Stroll around the galleries or shop in Leipzig’s largest art and crafts shop before having a coffee or a Schnitzel in the restaurant close to the Mill’s main entrance.

Tue-Sat 12-18

Museum of Fine Arts

The museum shows art from late medieval to modern times with a focus on the new Leipzig school of art.

Tue-Sun 12-18

Forum of contemporary history

Check out this free history museum, offering insights into the GDR, Leipzig’s history and  Germany’s reunification.


Immersive video art

Tue – Sun 10-18

Other Art Spaces/Galleries (big to small):

Gallery for contemporary Art, G2 Kunsthalle, a&o Kunsthalle, D21, Ortloff, Bistro 21, Ping Pong,  

Other Museums:

Grassi Museum for Applied Arts, Stasi Museum, Museum of Printing, City History Museum, Bach Museum, Mendelssohn Haus