CORONA PANDEMIC: AS OF FEBRUARY 22, THE 2G RULE WILL BE LIFTED AT THE MEMORIAL SITE.
Based on Brandenburg's updated and defused Corona ordinance, the 2G rule will be lifted in all areas beginning February 22, 2022.
Access to the outdoor area is no longer restricted. The distance requirement will continue to apply. For access to indoor areas, it is still necessary to wear an FFP2 mask and to keep a distance of 1.5 meters from other visitors. Other restrictions have been lifted.
The outdoor grounds are open from
9:00 until 17:00 (October-April) besides Monday.
9:00 until 20:00 (May-September) besides Monday.
The exhibitions are open from 10:00 to 16:30 besides Monday.
The visitor center with bookstore is open from 10:00-12:30 and from 13:00-16:00 besides Monday.
Educational programs are available again as of 1 June, please contact us by mail email@example.com 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!
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.