is a site of remembrance, political studies, active learning, documentation, and research. A wide range of activities document and illustrate resistance to National Socialism. The center's goal is to show how individual persons and groups took action against the National Socialist dictatorship from 1933 to 1945 and made use of what freedom of action they had.
Opening of the new permanent exhibition
As of July 2, 2014, the German Resistance Memorial Center is presentings the new permanent exhibition “Resistance against National Socialism” in the historical rooms where the attempted coup of July 20, 1944, took place. The entire social breadth and ideological diversity of the fight against the National Socialist dictatorship is are documented in 18 topic areas. The barrier-free permanent exhibition is accompanied by a wide range of media and materials, along with an audio guide in seven languages and a video guide in German Sign Language.
The funding for the redesign of the permanent exhibition was kindly provided by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media and the Berlin LOTTO Foundation.
We look forward to your visit!
Opening hours and public transport connections are available here.
All groups of more than 8 people require prior registration. Please contact us on: +49-(0)30/26 99 50-00. Please bear in mind that groups that do not book our tours or seminars may only be granted access to the permanent exhibition as space allows. We apologize for any inconvenience.
You are very welcome to book a free tour around our permanent exhibition (maximum 50 people) or a seminar (maximum 20 people) for your group. Please use the relevant registration forms to book.
Don't forget your name.
The children of Auschwitz.
An exhibition by the International Auschwitz Committee in cooperation with the German Resistance Memorial Center, the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum (Poland) and the International Youth meeting Center Oświęcim/Auschwitz (Poland)