From 18 to 20 and 25 to 27 August and on 6 September, no public tours are offered. We thank you for your comprehension.
Since June, the Berlin-Hohenschönhausen Memorial again offers guided tours in both English and German. In compliance with health and safety-regulations the 90-minutes tours include the underground cell section as well as the exterior area, while the new prison building is currently closed for visitors. Guided tours in English start daily at 11:45 am, 2:15 pm and 3:45 pm. Guided tours in German are proposed daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, every half hour.
Visitors are required to wear a mask on the site. Reusable masks can be purchased at the visitor service for €5.00.
Since the tours are limited to 14 participants, visitors are required to pre-register with visitor service under 0049 30 / 98 60 82 30 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
According to the SARS-CoV-2 infection protection ordinance of the state of Berlin, we are obliged to record the contact details of our visitors. Please be on site in good time before the tour begins.
Additionally, our permanent exhibition “Imprisoned in Hohenschönhausen – Testimonies of political persecution 1945-1989” is open daily 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Audioguides for the exhibition are available at the visitor desk for free in German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Danish and Russian.
Also notice that our lockboxes are currently unavailable, so please avoid bringing bulky luggage.
Special exhibition - Stasi in Berlin
Until 30 December 2020, open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Admission free.
Due to the current situation, the special exhibition will remain closed for the time being.To the exhibition