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Creating more transparency – all relevant information on the internet services provided by the Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln of the Kreissparkasse Köln can be found here. Do you have any questions or suggestions? Your feedback is greatly appreciated.

Information in compliance with § 5 TMG:


Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln
Kreissparkasse Köln
Neumarkt 18-24
50667 Köln

Tel. Administration: +49 (0)221 227 2899
Tel. Museum: +49 (0)221 227 2602
Fax: +49 (0)221 227 3762

Responsible for the content

Katharina Koselleck

Online editorial team
Christian Nitz 
Anne Halbey

Author of ‘Timeline’
Dr. Alexandra von dem Knesebeck

English: Ulrich Boltz
French: get-translated / Bernd Weiß


Kreissparkasse Köln
Neumarkt 18-24
50667 Köln

Tel.: +49 (0)221 227 0
Fax: +49 (0)221 227 3920

Trade register / VAT ID / legal status / FATCA / LEI
Amtsgericht (local court) Köln HRA 15033
VAT ID in compliance with § 27a UStG: DE122786759
Information on legal status and FATCA
LEI (Legal Entity Identifier): 529900RTSGHDD7OOSO86

Executive board
Alexander Wüerst (Vorsitzender),
Udo Buschmann, Jutta Weidenfeller, Andree Henkel,
Marco Steinbach, Stephan Moos (stv. Mitglied)

Chairman of the administrative board
Frank Rock

Supervisory authorities
Supervisory authority for registration:
European Central Bank
Sonnemannstr. 20
60314 Frankfurt am Main
Postal address:
European Central Bank , 60640 Frankfurt am Main

Supervisory authority for consumer protection:
Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (BaFin)
Graurheindorfer Straße 108
53117 Bonn
Marie-Curie-Straße 24-28
60439 Frankfurt am Main

BAK-Nr.: 100 871

Arbitration board for customers of the Kreissparkasse
To settle disputes with the Kreissparkasse customers have the opportunity to contact the arbitration board of the Deutscher Sparkassen- und Giroverband.

You should send your query or complaint in writing to the address below:
Deutscher Sparkassen- und Giroverband e.V.
Charlottenstraße 47
10117 Berlin

Further details are provided by the code of procedure of the DSGV arbitration board which can be made available on request.

The Kreissparkasse Köln takes part in dispute settlement proceedings before this recognised consumer arbitration board.
Where there is a perceived violation of the supervisory legislation for financial services providers as specified in §§675c to 676c of the German Civil Code or of article 248 of the Introductory Act to the German Civil Code, customers can in addition file a complaint with the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin), Postfach 1253, 53002 Bonn.

European online arbitration platform
The European Commission has established a European online arbitration platform under This platform can be used by consumers for out-of-court settlement of disputes in connection with online sales or service agreements.


In order to improve readability, we forego the use of special female word forms. Any information is addressed to both men and women.

Liablility for content and links

Liability for content
In compliance with § 7, par. 1 TMG, we are responsible as service providers for the content of these pages under general legislation. According to §§ 8 to 10 TMG, we are, however, not responsible for the supervision of information transferred or stored by third parties, nor are we obliged to inquire into circumstances that indicate illegal activities.

This does not affect our obligation to delete or block the use of information in compliance with general legislation. Any liability to this effect is, however, only possible from the moment a concrete violation of legislation comes to our attention. As soon as such a violation comes to our attention the relevant information will be deleted with immediate effect.

Liability for links
Our materials contain links to external websites of third parties the content of which is beyond our control. For this reason, we cannot assume responsibility for this content or the correctness of the information. Only the relevant providers are liable for the content of these pages. The links were checked for potential violation of legislation when they were set up. At the time of linking the pages no illegal content was in evidence.

Permanent monitoring of the content of external links would not be reasonable without concrete evidence of violation of legislation. If such a violation comes to our attention, the relevant link(s) will be removed with immediate effect.

References for images and prints used

All images published on these web pages bear the copyright of the Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln
unless otherwise stated:

© Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln,

Reproductions of Kollwitz drawings and prints are in the public domain according to § 68 UrhG.
We recommend the following credit line for the use of images of works from our collection:
Käthe Kollwitz (1867-1945), Title, Year, Technique, Dimensions, Catalogue raisonné No.,
Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln, Inv. No., Photographer:  Name (if applicable),

Image rights to photographs of Kollwitz sculptures, personalities and events or exhibition views on this website are, unless otherwise stated, the copyright of the Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln:
© Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln, Inv. No., Photographer: Name (if applicable),

Image rights for photographs by E.O. Hoppé:
Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln, Estate Kollwitz, Archive No., 
© E.O. Hoppé Estate Collection, Pasadena, California, USA,

Image rights for photographs by Lotte Jacobi:
Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln, Estate Kollwitz, Archive No., 
© The Lotte Jacobi Collection, University of New Hampshire, USA,

Image rights for photographs by Philipp Kester:
Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln, Estate Kollwitz, Archive no.,
© Munich City Museum, Photography Collection,

Image rights to works by artists presented in special exhibitions may be administered by VG Bild-Kunst:
© VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn,

If we become aware of any infringements, we will remove the images immediately.


The content and works published on the website by the provider comply with German copyright legislation. Copying, editing, dissemination and any kind of usage outside the boundaries of copyright legislation require the written consent of the author or creator. Downloads and copies of these pages are only permitted for private, not for commercial, use.

Any content on these pages not created by the provider is subject to the copyrights of third parties. Third-party content is clearly designated accordingly. Should you nevertheless become aware of a copyright violation we would ask you to contact us. As soon as we are made aware of such a violation we will remove the content with immediate effect.

Design, technical implementation and support

Concept and design
Christian Nitz, M.A.

Technical implementation and support
of the website
Technologie Park, Haus 51
51429 Bergisch Gladbach

Tel.:+49 (0)2204 8444 00
Fax: +49 (0)2204 8444 22

Technical implementation and support
of the 360° virtual tour
Christine Bolz, Ralf Dank
Ziegeleiweg 4
51149 Köln

Tel.: +49 (0)221 95 20 464

Reference: extracts


Käthe Kollwitz Museum Köln

Neumarkt 18-24 / Neumarkt Passage

50667 Köln

+49 (0)221 227 2899

+49 (0)221 227 2602

Opening hours

Tue - Sun

11 am – 6 pm

Public holidays

11 am – 6 pm

First Thu each month

11 am – 8 pm



Please note

The Käthe Kollwitz Museum's exhibition rooms are temporarily closed due to extensive renovation work.

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