Due to current reasons, the Haus der Geschichte, Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig, Museum in der Kulturbrauerei and Tränenpalast will be closed until further notice.

Current exhibitions


The Sound of Contemporary History

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Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig

Always Me

Fascination Selfie

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Jürgen Hohmuth, Bernau, 1990
Museum in der Kulturbrauerei

Eastern Germany in Close-Up

Photographs by Jürgen Hohmuth 1990-1994

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In the left part of the picture you can see a photograph by Hans-Jürgen Burkard showing a cold-blooded horse in traditional costume. On the right is the photographer.
Haus der Geschichte

In Our Country

Photographs by Hans-Jürgen Burkard

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Original packing of buttermilk soap.

We collect contemporary history

The Haus der Geschichte Foundation collects objects that document contemporary history – and exhibits them. These include everyday items, documents, films and other media, magazines, machines, furniture, textiles, and much more besides.

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Woman with smartphone

With the AudioGuide through the exhibition

Whether at home, on the road or in the museum: Our free AudioGuides will guide you through our exhibitions online at any time. Try out the audio tours and learn more about German contemporary history.

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Info Desk at Haus der Geschichte in Bonn

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