The Reading Room

Make a journey of discovery through 2,000 years of collected wisdom inspired by the images and texts from the Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica collection.


In the Reading Room:

- Read books from our collecting areas on your own (Alchemy, Mysticism, Kabbalah, Rosicrucians, Freemasonry, Taoism, Sufism, Buddhism, Hinduism etc.)

- Browse our online catalogue for digitalized books

- Ask questions to the curators working there

- Work/research on your own laptop

- Check out the temporary display case

- Learn about the collection areas in the Reading Room on the Ipad

- Complete the puzzle of the House with the Heads

- Make a donation for the 2nd floor by the stairs