What was everyday life like in Communist East Germany? Find out more using our audio guide. In 20 commentaries, historians, contemporary witnesses and exhibition organizers vividly explain how the exhibition depicts life in Communist East Germany, their memories of it, and how the claims by the Communist regime compared with people’s lived reality.You can listen to all the individual tracks here – either at home or in the museum. Simply use the free Wi-Fi for visitors and listen to them on your smartphone.
All tracks are available in German, English, French, Spanish and Italian. We hope you enjoy exploring our exhibition.
Or you can download the entire AudioGuide. All the information is available in German, English, French, Spanish and Italian:
Target audience: All audiences
Duration: 45 minutes
Topic: GDR, Socialist Unity Party of Germany, dictatorship, consumption, leisure time
free of charge
We offer guided visits of the permanent exhibition “Everyday Life in the GDR” in foreign languages, available to book. The languages we offer are Dutch, English, French, Italian, Polish, Spanish and Swedish.
Not the language you require? Contact our Visitor Services to see whether we can find a suitable alternative. Foreign-language guided visits can be booked through our Visitor Services for groups of 10 people or more.