Foreign-Language offers

Educational services in foreign languages

Welcome to the Museum in der Kulturbrauerei! We offer tours of our permanent exhibition in English, French, Italian, Spanish and other languages. Would you rather explore the museum in the former Schultheiss brewery on your own? Then take a tour with our AudioGuide or explore the exhibition with our App in English, French, Italian or Spanish. Enjoy your visit!
Audioguide

Eyeryday life in the GDR

Listen to our audio guide in the exhibition
Audioguide

Eyeryday life in the GDR

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.

AudioGuide auf Deutsch hier online anhören.
AudioGuide in English here online available.
Le guide audio en français en ligne ici.
La audioguía en español online aquí.
L'audioguida in italiano online qui.

Or you can download the entire AudioGuide. All the information is available in German, English, French, Spanish and Italian:

AudioGuide downloaden (.zip)
Download English AudioGuide (.zip)
Télécharger le guide audio en français (.zip)
Descarga la audioguía en español (.zip)
Scaricare l'audioguida in italiano (.zip)

 
AT A GLANCE

Target audience: All audiences

Duration: 45 minutes

Topic: GDR, Socialist Unity Party of Germany, dictatorship, consumption, leisure time

free of charge

Exploring on one’s own

Tracing History: “What was life like ... in the GDR?”

“What was life like ... in the GDR?”
Exploring on one’s own

Tracing History: “What was life like ... in the GDR?”

What did everyday life in the GDR look like? What boundaries did the SED regime draw, and were there people who resisted state control? By searching for clues, young people get to know the permanent exhibition on their own: Six stations invite to explore original objects, biographical reports and interactive media stations and to find references to their own lives.

Ask for the Guide “Tracing history”  at the information desk.

Download the Guide “Tracing history” 

AT A GLANCE

Target audience: Secondary level I and II
Duration:
1 h
Topic:
Everyday life, Socialist Unity Party rule, leisure, consumption and deprivation
free of charge

Guided visits

Foreign-language guided visits

Ein Gruppenbegleiter verteilt Kopfhörer und Sender an Besucher
Guided visits

Foreign-language guided visits

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.

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