Welcome to the Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig! On this page you will find all the important information on visiting the museum. Should you have any further questions, simply contact Visitor Services or ask at the Information Desks on the ground floor and 2nd floor. We’ll gladly help you plan your visit.
09 a.m.–6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday
10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Zeitgeschichtliches Forum Leipzig
Grimmaische Straße 6
Stops „Augustusplatz“, „Wilhelm-Leuschner-Platz“, „Thomaskirche“, „Hauptbahnhof“
S-Bahn/city rapid railway
Lines 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 5X
Car Park „Augustusplatz“
Car Park „Burgplatz/Petersbogen“
Car Park „Marktgalerie“
Car Park „Promenaden Hauptbahnhof Ost/West“
Coaches can park at the Car Park on the East side of the Central Station "Busparkplatz Ostseite" and at the Church "Thomaskirche" (West side).
There are guided visits available of the current temporary exhibition. You can book them for your group in various languages or as an inclusive guided visit. Simply contact our Visitor Services.
You can reach the museum using public transport barrier-free. The entrance is flush with street level and has a mechanical swing door.
Guided visits in simple language or with a sign language interpreter, wheelchairs and walking aids to facilitate your museum visit – our inclusive services are all free of charge.
Photographing and filming in the exhibition spaces is allowed for private use; please note that no flash photography, other lights, tripods or selfie sticks are allowed. Visitors must uphold the copyright and usufruct to the photographs and films. In certain cases (e.g., protection of persons or exhibits) photography or filming for private purposes may also be forbidden. In cases of doubt, the wardens’ word is final. Any photographs or film footage taken for commercial purposes or for publication will be assessed on a case-by-case basis and is permissible subject to approval by the museum administration. Please send your requests to: presse(at)hdg.de.