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Stiftung Gedenkstätte Lindenstraße
Blick in Gefängnishof
Statue "Das Opfer" (Wieland Förster)
Zellengang im Hafthaus

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The Museum

Mitten im Potsdamer Stadtzentrum gelegen, steht die Gedenkstätte Lindenstraße für die Geschichte politischer Verfolgung und Gewalt in den unterschiedlichen Diktaturen des 20. Jahrhunderts in Deutschland – aber auch für den Sieg der Demokratie in der Friedlichen Revolution 1989/90. Im einstigen Gerichts- und Gefängniskomplex führt eine multimediale Ausstellung durch die verschiedenen zeitlichen Epochen. Im Mittelpunkt stehen dabei die Menschen, die während der NS-Diktatur, der sowjetischen Besatzungszeit und der SED-Diktatur aus politischen Gründen inhaftiert und verurteilt wurden, sowie die Menschen, die 1989/90 dazu beitrugen, die SED-Diktatur zu überwinden. Als offener Lernort der Geschichte lädt die Gedenkstätte zum Besuch ein – individuell oder im Rahmen von Führungen, Zeitzeugengesprächen, Projekttagen und öffentlichen Veranstaltungen.

Focal points

History, Memorial , Interesting for children


Lindenstraße 54
14467 Potsdam
+49 331 2896112

Opening hours

März bis Oktober
Dienstag bis Sonntag
10–18 Uhr
November bis Februar
Dienstag bis Sonntag
10–17 Uhr


2 Euro, ermäßigt 1 Euro (Individualbesucher)

Guided tours

Führung für Besuchergruppen (Dauer: 90 Minuten) zzgl. 1 € pro PersonFür Gruppen unter 10 Personen erheben wir eine Pauschale von 30 €, ermäßigt 20 €.Zeitzeugengespräch mit Führung für Besuchergruppen (Dauer: 3 Stunden) zzgl. 2 € pro PersonFür Gruppen unter 10 Personen erheben wir eine Pauschale von 50 €, ermäßigt 40 €.In allen Eintrittspreisen sind die Besichtigungen der Dauer- und Sonderausstellungen enthalten.Ermäßigungsberechtigt sind nach Vorlage des entsprechenden Nachweises: Jugendliche bis 18 Jahre, Schüler, Auszubildende, Studierende, ALG II-Empfänger und Schwerbehinderte mit GdB ab 50%.


Video: realisiert vom Filmbüro Potsdam


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