Stiftung Brandenburgische Gedenkstätten Mahn‑ und Gedenkstätte Ravensbrück

Opening times and travel information


Since February 22, 2022 the 2G rule ist not applied on the grounds of Ravensbrück memorial anymore. Access to the outdoor area is no longer restricted. The requirement for keeping a minimum safety distance remains in effect. For access to our indoor areas wearing an FFP2 mask remain compulsory. We kindly ask you to also keep a distance of 1.5 meters from other visitors. 


The outdoor grounds are open from

9:00 am until 8:00 pm (May-September)

9:00 am until 5:00 pm (October-April)


The exhibitions are open from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. Last admission to the museum: 5:30 pm.

The visitor center and bookstore are open from Tuesday-Sunday between 9 am to 5:30 pm.


Educational programs are available again as of 1 June, please contact us by mail or by phone +49 (0)33093-608 185.

General social distancing and hygiene rules apply, as well as the requirement to wear a medical mask in rooms (conference rooms, the exhibitions, the visitor center and archives etc.)

The staff, some of whom are working from home offices, can be reached via e-mail.

We ask for your understanding and stay healthy!


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.