Stasi Museum - Berlin
Are you a business owner in Berlin?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Berlin.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
Directions to Stasi Museum
The Stasi Museum isn't something you can reach by foot from your hotel - it's a few stops out of the Mitte centre on the U5, in the Eastern suburb of Friedrichshain-Lichtenberg. It is however definitely worth the short train trip. As you approach the building, it might feel a little sinister.
Inside, the exhibition shows some of the questionable surveillance methods and tracking technology used by the secret police to keep tabs on East German residents.
It costs about €5 to get in, and will keep you entertained for 2-3 hours. See the 1970's furnished offices where Stasi officials made devastating decisions about the fates of East Germans. Read about the history of the secret police and the consequences of their work. Some of the materials are written in German and English, so you can follow along.
You may also like
The Room - Live Escape Game BerlinFriedrichshain, Berlin
The Room is the Rolls Royce of Berlin's live room escape games, with an attention to detail, and an overall game experience that will blow you away
Alltag in der DDR - Everyday Life in the GDRPrenzlauer Berg, Berlin
The Kulturbrauerei in Prenzlauerberg is the perfect location for this Museum portraying what life was like in the German Democratic Republic.............
Chamäleon Theater BerlinMitte, Berlin
The Chamäleon Theatre in the legendary Hackesche Höfe in Berlin hosts some of the most wonderful physical theatre shows in town.............
Tränenpalast - The Palace of TearsMitte, Berlin
The Tränenpalast, or Palace of Tears, was one of the border crossings from East to West Berlin and now houses a fantastic exhibition entitled Border Experiences: Every.....
Berlin Wall Memorial - Gedenkstätte Berliner MauerMitte, Berlin
The Gedenkstätte Berliner Mauer, or Berlin Wall Memorial, is the central memorial documenting the division of Berlin and is a must see for anyone wanting to learn more a...
Magicum - Berlin Magic MuseumMitte, Berlin
One of Berlin's newest museums, the Berlin Magic Museum presents an overview of the world of magic from pagan and traditional religions to witch trials and conjurors........
GoJump - Tandem Sky DivingPrenzlauer Berg, Berlin
If you are looking for an adrenaline hit, it doesn't get much better than jumping out of a plane. GoJump are the largest sky diving company in German with over 20,000 ju...
Escape Zone BerlinMitte, Berlin
Escape Zone offers the chance to thwart the diabolical plans of an evil dictator and save the world from utter destruction!............
East Side GalleryFriedrichshain, Berlin
Running the length of Mühlenstraße on the bank of the River Spree in Friedrichshain is Berlin's iconic East Side Gallery. At 1.3km it is the longest piece of The Berlin...
Berlin Museum of Medical HistoryMitte, Berlin
Located in the Charité hospital, the Berlin Museum of Medical History offers a fascinating insight into around 300 years of Medical history.............