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The Bavarian Vogtland Museum in Hof

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There is an impressive collection related to the urban and cultural history of Hof in the historical hospital building, the origins of which date back to the 13th century. 
The historical hospital building has its origins in the 13th century and is home to an impressive collection of items focusing on the urban and cultural history of Hof.  A model in the underground vault below the museum dates back to the 16th century and illustrates the medieval townscape very well.

Opening hours

open today


3 € / adult

€ 2 with Egronet ticket

2 € for trainees, students, unemployed, social welfare recipients, severely disabled

Children up to 18 years free.

Free tours on the first Sunday of the month!

Public transport

You can reach Hof with the Deutsche Bahn from Nuremberg (RE) or from Dresden with the Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn. There are also connections to Eger via Selb and to Gera via Zeulenroda. You can get information at:

Use the Egronet Ticket for the region. 4 countries = 1 price: 

Getting there

Hof is conveniently located on the A 9 (Nuremberg-Leipzig-Berlin) and A 72 (Hof-Chemnitz) motorways. From the direction of Nuremberg take the Hof-West exit, from the north take the Hof-Nord exit (B 173), from the direction of Chemnitz/ Plauen take the Töpen exit (B 2), and from Regensburg / Prague take the Hof-Ost exit (B 173).


A parking lot is located opposite the museum.


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The Bavarian Vogtland Museum in Hof

Sigmundsgraben 6
95028 Hof
Phone 09281 815 2700 Fax 09281 815 2709 

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