KULTUR FÜR ALLE Stuttgart is aimed at all of the approximately 65.000 holders of the Bonuscard + Culture. With the social passport of the city of Stuttgart cultural events of partner institutions and exhibitions of participating museums can be visited free of charge.
Since 2001, the Capital Stuttgart provides with the Bonuscard + Culture a voluntary social benefit. You can use it to obtain discounts and subsidies for a wide range of activities. It should enable individuals entitled to the card to participate in cultural, sporting and social life in the city despite their financial constraints. In addition, the Bonuscard + Culture also enables you to obtain discounted monthly tickets for public transport within the city limits of Stuttgart.
Who receives the Bonuscard + Kultur?
People eligible to receive the Bonuscard + Culture are exclusively people with Stuttgart registered as their main place of residence and people who receive
- Benefits in accordance with the Social Code II (SGB II)
- Basic insurance, assistance towards living expenses and benefits in inpatient nursing care facilities in accordance with the Social Code XII (SGB XII)
- Benefits in accordance with the Asylum Seekers‘ Benefits Act (AsylbLG)
- Housing benefit in accordance with the Housing Allowance Act (WoGG)
- Supplementary child benefit in accordance with the Child Benefit Act (BKGG) (not child benefit)
- Income and asset-based benefits in accordance with the Social Code VIII (SGB VIII)
From 01.01.2020 children under the age of 6 will also receive their own Bonuscard + Culture.
Where do you get the Bonuscard + Culture?
The Bonuscard + Culture will be issued by the Sozialamt of the City of Stuttgart.
Dienststelle Freiwillige Leistungen
0711 216 57400
Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 08.30-13.00
Further benefits of the Bonuscard + Culture
In addition to the cultural partners of KULTUR FÜR ALLE Stuttgart, many institutions in Stuttgart grant a fee exemption or reduction on presentation of the Bonuscard + Culture, – including e.g. at the municipal indoor and outdoor pools, child care costs or the shops of the Schwäbische Tafel Stuttgart.
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How to use the Bonuscard + Culture?
Cooperating cultural institutions reserve for every event a fixed quota of free tickets for holders of the Bonuscard + Culture (special events like festivals or a premiere might be excluded), all categories are available. Tickets may be ordered directly in the participating institution and can be picked up at the box-office before the event presenting your Bonuscard + Culture.
For museums it is even more simple: Show your Bonuscard + Culture at the cash-desk and receive unlimited free entrance into exhibition. Special exhibitions might be excluded from free entrance in some museums. In some cases, guided tours and special happenings are included for free.
In addition, there are always special free ticket campaigns with organizers and partners who can offer tickets for individual events. These dates will be published under event tips, on Facebook or in the newsletter.
Where can I get free entry with the Bonuscard + Culture?
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Free visit of cultural events
Like all other visitors, you will receive your ticket directly from the respective cultural institution. Partnering cultural organizations reserve for every event a quota of free tickets (special events like festivals or a premiere might be excluded), all categories are available. For a few partners, the free tickets are only for certain productions or series of events. Tickets may be ordered directly in the participating institution and can be picked up at the box-office before the event presenting your Bonuscard + Kultur. For each cultural partner, under „Karteninfos“ you will find exactly which offers you will receive free tickets with the Bonuscard + Culture.
Free museum visit
Museums – even more simple!
Show your Bonuscard + Culture at the cash-desk and receive unlimited free entrance into exhibition. Special exhibitions might be excluded from free entrance in some museums. In some cases, guided tours and special happenings are included for free. You find the information for every partner in our booklet „KULTUR FÜR ALLE“.
How many free tickets do I receive?
For each Bonuscard + Culture you will receive one free ticket per event or museum visit.
Will the cultural partners receive financial compensation?
CULTURE FOR ALL Stuttgart works only thanks to cooperations with our cultural partners who generously provide free tickets for those who hold a Bonuscard + Culture– without asking for financial compensation.