End of Covid-19 Measures

Our museums are accessible to everyone. We still recommend wearing a mouth-nose mask.

Current exhibitions
A young woman looks at a robot in the exhibition


Temporary exhibition

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Ein Mann geht über ein Straßenstück. Der Rest der Straße ist weggeschwemmt, die Landschaft verwüstet.
Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig

Rückblende 2021

The German Prize for Political Photography and Caricature

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Museum in der Kulturbrauerei

Work in Progress

Mock-up for the new permanent exhibition

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An einer Holzwand hängt ein Abreisszettel, auf dem in vielen verschiedenen Farben und Schriftarten das Wort Heimat steht.
Haus der Geschichte


A Search

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Haus der Geschichte

From Germany's Provinces

Photographs by David Carreño Hansen, Sven Stolzenwald und Christian A. Werner

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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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