Guided Tours

On Monday June, 7 indoor public tours in German will start again:

Daily 10am to 4pm, every hour. The maximum participant capacity per public tour is 14 visitors.

English tours daily at 10:40 am, 12:40 pm and at 14:40 pm.

The exibition "Inhaftiert in Hohenschönhausen" and the special exibition "Stasi in Berlin" are accessible during our opening hours between 9am und 6pm. The exhibitions are free of charge.

Registration both to a tour or a visit of the exibitions is recommended at or by phone 030 / 98608230.

Visits and participation on a tour are permitted without proof of a corona test. Wearing a FFP2 face mask or a medical mask is necessary.


Fricke Karl Wilhelm Karl Wilhelm Fricke
The freelance journalist documented openly political persecution and injustice in the GDR in both press and radio in the 1950s. He was one of several hundred people who were abducted by the Ministry of State Security in West Berlin.

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Virtual guided tour with Hans-Jochen Scheidler

Scheidler Web2

In our virtual guided tour Hans-Jochen Scheidler speaks about his experiences as political prisoner in the Stasi prison in Berlin-Hohenschönhausen.

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Special exhibition - Stasi in Berlin

Stasi in Berlin Mauerverlauf 3

Until 30 December 2021, open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Admission free.

To the exhibition

Historical location

Kellergefaengnis Zelle

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Permanent Exhibition

Ausstellung Detail

Get to know the exhibition

How to get here

Genslerstraße 66, 13055 Berlin
Phone: 030 / 98608230
Open: 9 am - 6 pm