Dear visitors,

We are very pleased to announce that the Plötzensee Memorial Center is open again.

Please observe the following requirements during your visit:

  • Visits to the Plötzensee Memorial Center are possible without prior registration.
  • If you have had contact to anyone infected with COVID-19 in the past 14 days or have an infection of the upper airways yourself, we must ask you to refrain from visiting the memorial center.
  • Visitors must wear a medical mask or an FFP2 mask covering their mouth and nose.
  • Please keep a distance of at least 1.5 meters.
  • Please observe the general distancing and hygiene rules for avoiding corona (SARS-CoV-2) infections.
  • Please register at Visitors' Information.
  • Only a limited number of visitors are allowed access to the memorial center at one time.
  • Access to the exterior areas and the commemorative wall is unrestricted within this maximum visitor number. Please do not form groups.
  • Only two people at a time may access the former execution room.
  • A maximum of four people at a time may occupy the documentation room.
  • The current general hygiene and behavioral recommendations of the Federal Center for Health Education apply..

We thank you for your understanding and look forward to your visit.

Gedenkstätte Plötzensee
13627 Berlin-Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf
E-Mail: sekretariat[at]gdw-berlin[dot]de

Opening hours
Daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed December 24 to 26, New Year’s Eve, and New Year’s Day)

Please note the instructions and information on current access requirements.


Guided tours
You are now welcome to book guided tours. Depending on COVID-19 infection levels, on-site events may have to be rebooked.
Please use our online registration tool for your booking. Registrations should be made at least a week before the desired date.

Getting here
Bus 123
Bus stop Gedenkstätte Plötzensee, approx. 3-minute walk 
Turmstraße U-Bahn station, then Bus 123 to bus stop Gedenkstätte Plötzensee, approx. 3-minute walk
S41, S42
Beusselstraße S-Bahn station, then Bus 123 to bus stop Gedenkstätte Plötzensee, approx. 3-minute walk

Public transport timetable information from VBB (Berlin-Brandenburg Transport System):