TO BE SEEN. queer lives 19OO–195O
Exhibition

Opening on Oct. 6, 2022

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Departure Neuaubing
Digital History Project

European Histories of Forced Labor

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Munich and National Socialism
Exhibition

Historical permanent exhibition

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About nsdoku

As the place where the Nazi Party (NSDAP) was founded, Munich is more closely associated with the rise of National Socialism than any other city. The Munich Documentation Center, located on the site where the “Brown House”—the former Nazi Party headquarters—once stood, is dedicated to addressing the city’s troubled past. Our exhibitions, events, projects, and educational programs tell the story of National Socialism from a present and future perspective. We seek to set the historical experience of the Nazi dictatorship in a current global context.

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Visitor information

Opening hours
Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 7pm
Open on public holidays, including those that fall on a Monday.

Entrance is free of charge

We recommend you wear a covering over your mouth and nose.

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Award

Prize by the nsdoku 2022

The prize by the nsdoku 2022 honors the remarkable commemorative work of the Ukrainian Center for Studies of Memory Policy and Public History Mnemonics in Rivne

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Pop-up café

VARIOUS DELI

Meet for a drink and a chat on art, history and memory at our inclusive pop-up space!

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Upcoming events

Pop-up Café

VARIOUS DELI

Ein inklusiver pop-up space | An inclusive pop-up space
Konzert

Hans Unstern: DIVEN

Zur Eröffnung von TO BE SEEN

Learning Center and Library

Our Learning Center has four interactive media tables and twenty-two research terminals where you can find out more about the history of National Socialism and research selected topics in depth. The Library contains a large selection of publications devoted to the history of the Nazi period and its aftermath.

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nsdoku digital

Apart from our exhibitions, there are also other ways of finding out about the Nazi era in Munich. The app Sites in Mind takes you to 120 places in Munich and environs that have a connection with Nazi history.  The digital history project Departure Neuaubing: European Histories of Forced Labor tells the story of Nazi forced labor as a story with threads leading all over Europe. 

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Our publications

The publications of the Munich Documentation Center examine historical topics from various perspectives and relate them to current societal developments.

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