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Frequently asked questions

Here we have compiled the most frequently asked questions from visitors. If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us at +49 (0) 5561 923200 or send us an email at
entdeckung@ps-speicher.de.

 

Everything you need to know for your visit to the PS.SPEICHER

Is the visit suitable for children and families?

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A unique experience for families: Our main and special exhibitions are an experience to remember for families and children too. For example, little explorers can go on a fun treasure hunt, test their memory in an interactive memory game and encounter our two, three and four-wheeled vehicles at eye level. At the PS.SPEICHER, automotive history comes to life and is attractively presented through modern media for young and old alike.

Does the PS.SPEICHER have disabled access?

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The PS.SPEICHER has disabled access, so that disabled people (especially wheelchair-users) can enjoy the majority of our services. All floors of the main exhibition can be accessed via elevator.
Access to the restaurant, cloakrooms and lockers is ensured by a special lift.

The car park of the PS.SPEICHER has four disabled spaces. Disabled toilets are available in the foyer, and in the entrance area of the restaurant. The information desk and shop counters also have different heights in order to optimally serve all visitors. In addition, two modern wheelchairs are available in the entrance area for visitor use free of charge. We kindly ask for advance notice.

Our guided tours of the main exhibition are also designed for people with disabilities. An overview of our adapted guided tour programme for disabled people is available here.

We apologise that certain facilities, such as our Porsche 911 driving simulator and the second floor of our KLEIN ABER MEIN exhibition, do not offer disabled access.
 

Accessibility checked: barrier-free for people with walking difficulties and partially barrier-free for wheelchair users
 

Are pets allowed?

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We kindly ask for your understanding that pets are not allowed in the exhibitions..

Is photography permitted?

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Photography is permitted in our exhibition rooms and in (most of) the PS.Depots. If you are not able to take photos on your own devices, you can also find photo stations in our main and special exhibitions, where you can create your own special souvenir of your visit.

Can you reserve a table for us in the restaurant?

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 Please contact the GENUSSWERKSTATT restaurant directly (+49 (0) 5561 3199970).

Is there a map of the exhibition route?

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The main exhibition starts on the 6th floor and leads back down to the ground floor foyer floor-by-floor. You can find an overview here on our website and on the back of your admission ticket. The route is also signposted in the exhibition rooms.

Are there lockers for my jacket, bag or bike helmet?

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We offer free lockers for clothing, helmets and bags near the toilet facilities. Since the exhibition is heated, even in winter, we recommend leaving your coats and jackets behind. In addition, large bags and backpacks are not permitted in the exhibition.

Can I leave the PS.SPEICHER during my visit?

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The admission tickets are valid for the whole day. You can leave the PS.SPEICHER and its premises at any time during your visit (e.g. for a lunch break or a visit to the town centre) and return at a later time. However, please observe our regular opening times.

Is there an electric quick-charging station for electric vehicles?

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The PS.SPEICHER has had an electric quick-charging stations since 2014. The station complements the concept of our exhibition, which explores the past and future of individual mobility. At the opening ceremony of the charging station, there were demonstrations from a Detroit Electric from 1916 and a Tesla Model S, and other electric vehicles from various time periods were also represented. In case of any questions about the electric charging station, please contact the operator directly (Stadtwerke Einbeck GmbH).

As well as the quick-charging station, our car park also has a second charging station for electric bicycles, scooters, motorcycles and pedelecs.
 

Admission prices and vouchers

Who is eligible for discounted entry?

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Children and young people under 18 years of age, school pupils and students, severely disabled people and holders of the Lower Saxony volunteers’ card (Niedersächsische Ehrenamtskarte) are eligible for the discounted price. The city of Einbeck has offered the “Einbeck Pass” for several years.

Children up to 6 years of age visit our exhibitions free of charge.
Please note that we do not offer any discounts for seniors.

For how many people does the group price apply?

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The group price applies to groups of 15 people or more. Smaller groups pay the regular price.

Do you offer vouchers for the PS.Depot Lkw + Bus and
the PS.Depot Kleinwagen? Do you offer vouchers for guided
tours? Do you offer vouchers for the shop?

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You can buy vouchers for the main and special exhibitions and for the racing simulator from us on-site or from the online shop. As of yet, we do not sell gift vouchers for the shop, guided tours or the PS.Depots.

Guided tours

Are guided tours available every day?

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Our public guided tours of the main exhibitions take place at 14:00 on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.

An additional guided tour of the special exhibition “KLEIN ABER MEIN” is offered at 13:00 on Saturdays.

For guided tours outside these times, please call us at +49 (0) 5561-923200 and arrange an appointment in advance.
Further information is also available here.

PS.Depot Lkw + Bus

Where is the PS.Depot Lkw + Bus?

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Please note that the historic commercial vehicle collection is not located on the premises of the PS.SPEICHER. It is located at the PS.Depot Lkw+Bus in the Otto Hahn Park (Otto-Hahn-Str. 3-5) and can be viewed every Saturday between 10:00 and 18:00 during the summer season (April to October).

During this period, you can go directly to the PS.Depot and buy your tickets on-site. At 11:00 and 14:00, we offer public exploration tours with a PS.Pilot. If you want to visit the PS.Depot Lkw+Bus outside of Saturday opening times or in the winter (November to March), please contact Marina Falke (marina.falke@ps-speicher.de or 05561-92320295).

When is the PS.Depot Lkw + Bus open?

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The PS.Depot Lkw + Bus with the historic commercial vehicle collection is open from 10:00 to 18:00 every Saturday from April to October. During this period, you can go directly to the PS.Depot and buy your tickets on-site. At 11:00 and 14:00, we offer public exploration tours with a PS.Pilot. If you want to visit the PS.Depot Lkw + Bus outside of Saturday opening times or in the winter (November to March), please contact Marina Falke (marina.falke@ps-speicher.de or 05561-92320295).

PS.Shop

In the shop accessible without buying an admission ticket?

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Our PS.Shop is accessible at any time within regular opening hours, even without buying an admission ticket. Simply report directly to the ticket office or the info point in the foyer.


Racing simulator

Can I use the racing simulator without paying for admission
to the exhibitions at the PS.SPEICHER?

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Our Porsche racing is available at any time within regular opening hours, even without buying an admission ticket. Simply buy a ticket for the simulator directly from the ticket office or the info point in the foyer.

Important: Please note that there may be a waiting time to use the simulator. It may be in use or pre-booked by other customers. Please also note that you must be at least 14 years of age AND 1.40 m tall to ride. Passengers must also be at least 1.40 m tall.

Other

Is there a programme for the PS.Halle?

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Current events can be found on our website. There you will also find a list of events taking place in the PS.Halle.