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In the sign of friendship

Exhibition opening and reception of the Orient Institute Beirut

GDR Museum

The exhibition »From the Middle East to the Eastern Bloc« by the Max Weber Foundation shows the first results of the international research project »Knowledge and Knowledge Relations in Ideological Space: Mobility and Migration of Students from West Asia and North Africa to the Eastern Bloc states, 1955-1991«. The Orient Institute Beirut and the German Historical Institutes Moscow and Warsaw are involved. The photos and texts show the studies as well as the student life and political activities of the guests from the Orient.

The exhibition can be seen from Friday, June 11, to Sunday, June 20, daily from 11 am to 6 pm in the conference room of the DDR Museum. Admission is free.

The event will take place in German.

Please note that all events are carried out in accordance with the ordinances of the Berlin Senate for the containment of Covid-19 in force at the time. Due to the distance and hygiene regulations, only a limited number of places are available. Registration is possible at [email protected]

Please find out here, on our website or on our Facebook page whether this event will take place.

Meeting point
Sankt Wolfgang-Str. 2, 10178 Berlin

GDR Museum
Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 1
Direkt an der Spree, gegenüber dem Berliner Dom
10178 Berlin

Digital event

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DDR Museum
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Booking Telephone
+49 (30) 84 71 23 73-2
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12. June 2021
15:00 till 17:00
Free admission
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