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© Gedenkstätte Deutscher Widerstand
© Gedenkstätte Deutscher Widerstand
© Gedenkstätte Deutscher Widerstand
© Gedenkstääte Deutscher Widerstand
© Gedenkstätte Deutscher Widerstand
© Gedenkstätte Deutscher Widerstand

The German Resistance Memorial Center (Gedenkstätte Deutscher Widerstand) is located in the Bendler Block in Berlin’s Mitte district, at the historic site of the attempted coup of July 20, 1944. On the initiative of the circle of resistance fighters of July 20, 1944, the Berlin Senate in 1967 resolved to establish a memorial and educational center intended to inform the public about resistance to National Socialism. The permanent exhibition was then opened on July 20, 1968. Since 1989, the German Resistance Memorial Center's permanent exhibition has been a central site of remembrance in Germany, providing extensive documentation of the motives, aims, and forms of the fight against the National Socialist dictatorship.
The wing of the building complex along the Landwehrkanal has been the Berlin office of the German Federal Ministry of Defense since 1993. Since 1992, the German Resistance Memorial Center has expanded beyond the commemorative courtyard and the permanent exhibition and has acquired further space for temporary exhibitions in the first upper floor on Stauffenbergstrasse.

Opening hours,

  • Monday-Friday 09:00 - 18:00
  • Saturday-Sunday 10:00 - 18:00
  • 1. January closed
  • 24. December closed
  • 25. December closed
  • 26. December closed
  • 31. December closed

Location,

Stauffenbergstraße 13-14, Eingang über den Ehrenhof / Entrance via the commemorative courtyard, 10785 Berlin

Telephone,

+49 (30) 26 99 50 00

Fax,

+49 (30) 26 99 50 10

Website,

www.gdw-berlin.de

Email,

[javascript protected email address]

Prices,

Free entrance

Exhibitions

© Gedenkstätte Stille Helden

Silent Heroes Memorial Center

Resistance to Persecution of the Jews in Europe 1933–1945

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Plötzensee Memorial Center

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Reich Banner Black-Red-Gold Open depot

© Museum Blindenwerkstatt Otto Weidt

Museum Otto Weidt’s Workshop for the Blind

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German Resistance Memorial Center

Resistance against National Socialism

Events

Digital Service

Tickets

Free entrance

Services

  • Museum Shop
  • Library

Accessibility

barrier-free

https://www.gdw-berlin.de/en/offers/educational-program/information-on-barrier-free-access/#c3069

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Audioguides

In German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Turkish, Videoführung in deutscher Gebärdensprache.