University Museum


Lange Nieuwstraat 106, 3512 PN Utrecht, The Netherlands

Tel: +31 30 253 80 08 (front desk)


Website University Museum

Website about accessibility (only in Dutch)

From 26 April 2020, the museum (and The Oude Hortus) will be closed due to renovation and refurbishment. 

From 1 January 2021 the university premises will be smoke-free.

Please note: because of the corona virus there are adjusted opening hours.

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Opening hours
Mon 11:00-17:00
Tue 11:00-17:00
Wed 11:00-17:00
Thu 11:00-17:00
Fri 11:00-17:00
Sat Closed
Sun Closed

Getting there

By Public Transport


Nearest bus stop: Universiteitsmuseum


Get off at Utrecht Central Station. Take bus line 2 towards Museumkwartier. Get off at the Universiteitsmuseum bus stop.


Car park

Multi-storey car park Vaartsche Rijn

Disabled parking space

Bicycle Parking



Main entrance

Wheelchair accessible 

Location: the main entrance is on the west side of the building, seperated from the east side of the street by a sidewalk.

Type: heavy doors. 

Note: there is a ramp available for wheelchair users. We recommend that visitors with reduced mobility bring a guide (admission is free).



Location: turn right after the front desk and follow the corridor to the end.

Wheelchair Accessibility

Accessible Toilet


Location: on the 1st floor. Take the elevator and turn right.



Via front desk: tel: +31 30 253 8008

Location: on the right hand side directly behind the main entrance.

Lactation, first aid or quiet room

Not present

Nearest: Kromme Nieuwegracht 80

Photo Gallery

  • Front view of the University Museum
  • View of the main entrance of the University Museum
  • A staircase leading to a part of the University Museum
  • The elevator of the University Museum
  • The accessble toilet at the University Museum