Stiftung Brandenburgische Gedenkstätten Mahn- und Gedenkstätte Ravensbrück

Opening times and travel information

By train: Regional train (RE) 5 from Berlin to Stralsund/Rostock stops at Fürstenberg and runs every hour. The Memorial is a 25-minute walk from Fürstenberg station, where taxis are also available. Additionally, a bus connection from Fürstenberg train station to Himmelpforter Weg is available. From Fürstenberger Weg, it is a 10-minute walk to the Memorial. The Memorial's staff at the visitor's center can give you further advice on the bus connection or call a taxi for you.

By car: Fürstenberg is located 80 kilometres north of Berlin on Bundesstraße (Federal Highway) 96, which runs from Berlin to Stralsund; the way to the Memorial from Fürstenberg is signposted.


Opening Times

Opening Times Exhibitions and Visitor Centre
October to April: Tue–Sun 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
May to September: Tue-Sun 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Opening Times Memorial Grounds
October to April: daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
May to September: daily, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Opening Times Collections (Archives, Library, Repository,
Photograph and Media Collection)

Tue–Thu 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Opening Times Educational Services
Tue–Fri 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.