Welcome to our press room!


Here you will find press releases and other museum-related information:

  • History of the Deutsches Optisches Museum(pdf)
  • The Exhibits at the Deutsches Optisches Museum (pdf)
  • Educational Programs at the Deutsches Optisches Museum (pdf)
  • The German Optical Museum – A Brief Overview (pdf).

Permission must be obtained in advance for filming or photography at the Deutsches Optisches Museum. A member of the museum staff must accompany film and photo crews at all times. Therefore, please contact us well in advance to obtain the necessary approvals.


We would also ask that you get in touch us for print-ready images.
Should additional information be required, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Deutsches Optisches Museum
07743 Jena

Phone: +49 (0) 3641/ 44 31 65