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Munich Documentation Centre

Brienner Str. 34, 80333 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 23367000
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Sobering but fantastic

Visited the museum today with family 2 teenagers. Kids both studying the war and this visit... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
martkellyt21
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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History documented correctly

Must visit if you are in Munich. The exhibits are prepared with a lot of precision and supported... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Krish C
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San Francisco, California
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29.11.17 - 2.4.18: Sonderausstellung: Nie wieder. Schon wieder. Immer noch. Rechtsextremismus in Deutschland seit 1945 Veranstaltungen (falls nicht anders angegeben, immer um 19:00 Uhr im Auditorium des NSD): Do 11.1.18 Podiumsdiskussion "Rechtspopulismus in Europa - Analysen und Gegenstrategien" I Di 16.1.18 Kabarett und Gespräch "Allein unter Schwarzen" I Do 18.1.18 Vortrag "Neues von der Ehrenbürgstraße"(Kulturzentrum UBO 9) I Do 25.1.18 Gedenkfeier "Erinnern an die verfolgten und ermordeten jüdischen Lehrerinnen und Lehrer" I Do 25.1.18 Lesung "Souviens-toi: Erinnere dich" (Gasteig/Black Box) I Fr 26.1.18 Vortrag "Die neue Rechte und der Untergang des Abendlandes" (Ev. Stadtakademie München) I Sa 27.1. (16:00) / Mo 29.1.18 Kinderoper "Brundibár" I Di 30.1.18 Filmvorführung und Diskussion "Liza ruft!" I Do 1.2.18 Konzert "Józef Koffler" I Do 8.2.18 Lesung und Diskussion "Hate Poetry" I Di 20.2.18 Podiumsdiskussion "Der NSU-Prozess" I Do 22.2.18 Vortrag "Brecht studiert Hitler"
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Brienner Str. 34, 80333 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 89 23367000
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited the museum today with family 2 teenagers. Kids both studying the war and this visit brought their text books to life. This museum is great value and worth double the entrance fee of €5 each for adults kids under 18 are free. Never mind...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Must visit if you are in Munich. The exhibits are prepared with a lot of precision and supported evidence. Just behind the building is Hitler’s HQ.

Thank Krish C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an outstanding museum. I like how each of the three floors of the exhibits focus on a different time period: first exhibit focuses on the lead-up to the war and the rise of the party; second focuses on the war itself; third focuses...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fascinating center, well put together with so much history! I would strongly encourage a visit here!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here yesterday and ok the temperature outside was about 30 degrees but inside must have been equally as hot if not hotter. The building is very modern (despite lack of air con) and it’s well laid out over 4 floors chronologically - starting...More

4  Thank SmilesUK
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This relatively new edition to Munich's museums has been built on the former site of the Brown House (the party HQ of the Nazi party) which was destroyed in the war. Entry costs 5 euros, and includes a comprehensive audio guide. All information signs (except...More

2  Thank nick164
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

National Socialism is toxic and this centre does its best to address that. Such a place should allow one to pause and reflect. But it is like an airless furnace and unless one makes use of one of the flimsy portable chairs one cannot stop...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went as it was close to our hotel and we had a little time to spare and we wish we would have started our Munich stay here... it was a great overview of Munich in the twenties and thirties and is built on the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this center after the Dachau concentration camp. This place really helped us understand how things led to such a disastrous phase of history... The audio system is well adapted for children (ages 9 to 13), and helped keep them interested throughout the visit....More

Thank Katherine B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did not want to come here, but I went with someone who did. The price of admission is low, and we were given headsets with adjustable volume, so we could follow along in English. The staff will help you use the headset if you...More

Thank lemonchess
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Christos A
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It should be - take a stool with you, they are on the wall across from the check in desk
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Response from Catherine L | Reviewed this property |
The have slightly different focuses. The one in Munich does focus more on Munich and Nuremberg focuses more on occurances in Nuremberg. Personally I prefer the Nuremberg doku centre. But if you’re very interested in this... More
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The NS-Dokumentationszentrum is a museum in the Maxvorstadt area of Munich, Germany which focuses on the history of Munich and the rest of Bavaria during World War I, and World War II. Address: Brienner Str. 34, 80333... More
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