Elementarium - Museum der Westlausitz

Pulsnitzer Straße 16, 01917 Kamenz

Tel. : +49 (0) 3578 788310

Fax : +49 (0) 3578 7883271



What is the origin of life? Which powers shaped our landscape? How does mankind alter nature and the environment?

An expedition through seven themed worlds provides fascinating insights into West Lusatia. Follow the tracks of the most famous landscape designers of the earth – nature and men! Travel through time - on the earthquake simulator, in the geological DIY market, during the wood concert of the birds or at mysterious excavation finds!

Changing special exhibitions supplement the exciting range of offers.



  • exciting children`s birthday parties
  • guided tours through the museum
  • family-friendly café and museum shop



Additional access information for wheelchair users and persons with reduced mobility:

  • All areas except attic (theme world “idea”) are accessible for wheelchairs
  • Connecting passage for wheelchair users to the adjacent Kamenz municipal museum
  • Toilet for wheelchair users: Door 94 cm, 185x200 cm in front and 97 cm right of the toilet, 46 cm toilet height

  • Special guided tours for blind visitors and guests with learning difficulties on request

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Accessibility Information


  • There is a parking area for disabled persons

Access to the facility / moving inside the facility

Ramps with > 6% ascent are reported in the text

  • Door width min. 90 cm
    Entrance without steps (max. 3 cm) or with ramp


Operating elements with a height of > 115 cm are reported in the text

  • Door width min. 90 cm
    Access without steps (max. 3 cm) or with ramp
    Space inside elevator min. 110 x 140 cm

WC for wheelchair users

  • Door width min. 90 cm
    Access without steps (max. 3 cm) or with ramp
    Space in front of toilet min. 150 x 150 cm
    Space left or right of the toilet min. 90 cm
    Folding toilet support rails present

Additional aids / Offers

  • Aids / Offers for blind and visually impaired persons

  • Aids / Offers for persons with learning and mental disabilities