Stiftung Brandenburgische Gedenkstätten Mahn‑ und Gedenkstätte Ravensbrück

Opening times and travel information

CORONA PANDEMIC: 

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 paedagogik@ravensbrueck.de 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.