Foreign-Language offers

Educational services in foreign languages

Welcome to the Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig! We offer tours of our permanent exhibition and selected temporary exhibitions in English, French, Spanish, Russian and Polish. If your language is not in the list, please contact our visitor service at the "Forum of Contemporary History Leipzig". Enjoy your visit!
Guided visit

Foreign-language guided visits

Foreign-language guided visits at Zeigeschichtliches Forum Leipzig
Guided visit

Foreign-language guided visits

Feel free to book a guided visit of the permanent exhibition or the temporary exhibition in a foreign language. We offer dialogue-based guided visits in English, French, Polish, Russian and Spanish.

If your language isn’t included in the list, please contact our Visitor Services so that we can find a suitable alternative together. Contact our Visitor Services to book foreign-language guided visits for groups of 15 people or more.

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Guided visit

“Division and Unity, Dictatorship and Resistance”

A group in a guided visit of the permanent exhibition
Guided visit

“Division and Unity, Dictatorship and Resistance”

Exhibition at a glance: The permanent exhibitionDivision and Unity, Dictatorship and Resistance” focuses on the history of dictatorship and resistance in the Soviet occupation zone and the former East Germany, offering an insight into the courage of those opposing the decades of SED party dictatorship. Our guided tour takes you back in time from the end of the Second World War in 1945 to the fall of the Wall in 1989 and life now in a reunified Germany. What was daily life in East Germany really like? Which events shaped the relationship between the SED regime and the people?

Guided tours in English every Tuesday and Saturday at 2 p.m. – no prior registration is required. Groups of more than 15 people may book a guided group tour. Please contact our Visitor Services Office.

Guided visit

In simple language (German)

Guided visit in Simple German
Guided visit

In simple language (German)

The permanent exhibition “Division and Unity, Dictatorship and Resistance” outlines the history of dictatorship, resistance and civic courage in the Soviet Occupation Zone and Communist East Germany.

Our dialogue-based guided visit in simple language is ideal for visitors who are learning German. You can gladly choose a focal theme for your guided visit. Contact our Visitor Services to book a group guided visit in simple language.