Stiftung Brandenburgische Gedenkstätten Gedenkstätte Zuchthaus Brandenburg-Görden


1. Permanent exhibition in the former Director’s Residence

The 180-square-meter permanent exhibition, “Up in Görden,” presents the history of the Brandenburg prison under the Nazis and in the GDR.

The exhibition begins by taking a look at prison reforms in the Weimar Republic, and it ends with an assessment of the contemporary justice system.

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2. Memorial at the Brandenburg an der Havel Prison

The Nazi justice system’s former execution center belongs to the memorial site at Brandenburg-Görden Prison and presents the biographies of twelve men who were executed there. The memorial site is located in a secure area inside the Brandenburg an der Havel Prison. Groups can schedule an appointment to visit this site.

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