Der neue Ausstellungsbereich.
Permanent Exhibition


Germany since 1945

The original "Manta"


The Germans and their Cars

To the exhibition

Ausschnitt aus dem Plakat zu Mein Verein

My Club

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Schaufelradbagger entfernt die Deckschicht über einer Braunkohlelagerstätte. Garzweiler, Nordrhein-Westfalen 2010


Photos by J Henry Fair and Trash People by HA Schult

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Rudi Dutschke beim Internationalen Demonstrationstag gegen den Vietnamkrieg


Photographs by Ludwig Binder 1967/68

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Historical sites
A group visit at the Chancellor’s Bungalow in Bonn

Chancellor’s Bungalow

For 35 years, the Chancellor’s Bungalow provided a private setting for the Chancellor to conduct government business. It was home to family and state guests. We offer guided visits of this historical building.

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The Bundesrat in Bonn


The later seat of the Chamber of States is also the place where the German Basic Law was enacted in 1948-9. Why not tour the meeting chamber and our exhibition on the history of the Basic Law?

To the Bundesrat exhibition
the Chancellor’s study in Bonn

Chancellery (1976-1999)

Visit the Chancellor’s study in Bonn. This historical site with the original furniture was outfitted in line with the wishes of its first user, former Federal Chancellor Helmut Schmidt.

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Palais Schaumburg in Bonn - the Federal Chancellor’s second official seat.

Palais Schaumburg

The Federal Chancellor’s second official seat is currently being extensively modernized. With our online panorama view you can nevertheless tour the building.

To Palais Schaumburg
Father and son visiting the Roman Cellar at Haus der Geschichte in Bonn

Roman Cellar

The remnants of a Roman cellar were uncovered during construction work on the museum. You can view the cellar along with other artefacts from the time during your visit to the Haus der Geschichte.

To the Roman Cellar