The Heinrich Heine Institute in Düsseldorf am Rhein comprises the H. Heine Museum, archive and library about the poet of the same name.

In the H. Heine Museum you will find exhibits such as letters and manuscripts from the famous poet. The museum is the only museum in the world about the poet Heinrich Heine, who was born in Düsseldorf on the Rhine in 1797.

Museums Lower Rhine


Heinrich Heine Museum

Info & Notes :

Exhibition Objects : The Heinrich Heine Institute with the museum is located on Bilkerstraße and shows exhibits such as letters, portraits and manuscripts from the life of Heinrich Heine, whose birthplace is on Bolkerstraße in Düsseldorf. 

Exhibitions / Events : Special and changing exhibitions

Guides : Guided tours by appointment

Specials : Extensive Heine archive and library holdings; Lectures, readings, scientific conferences

Museums in the Lower Rhine region:

Heinrich Heine Institut

Address : Bilker Str. 12-14, 40213 Düsseldorf
Opening times : See homepage
Admission : Paying
Internet :

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