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Munich Documentation Centre

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This museum is a truly thought provoking and excellent account of the rise of the Nazi party, right... read more

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Chronology of the National Socialist Party and the Rise of the NAZI

This museum had 4 floors with audio guide of the rise of the National Socialist Party in straight... read more

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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...more
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Brienner Str. 34, 80333 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 23367000
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Reviewed yesterday

This museum is a truly thought provoking and excellent account of the rise of the Nazi party, right through to denazification. There is an audio version which can be adapted to adults and kids and there are some amazing primary sources to read and view....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum had 4 floors with audio guide of the rise of the National Socialist Party in straight forward fashion in wall displays, videos, etc. Well worth the visit a very hard but educational experience.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank krof
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Centre is an eye opener and must commend the organisation and seamless interface with respect to the audio guide/ visuals and the material that has been put out. It is also commendable that the details have been put out honestly and factually. Very comprehensive...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank MayDog
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very impressive exhibition of the development of the nazism in Munich and Germany. Everybody should realize what happened and make sure this never happens again.

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank wolterv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An in-depth look into Munich and Nazi Germany in the 20th century. The museum spans four floors, each covering a different time period. The museum does a commendable job of being open and honest about the errors made by the nation in the pre-WW2 period,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank joshskipper
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very informative museum with straightforward, easy to understand displays. Nothing flashy but very interesting and descriptive. Lots of reading to do so make sure you allocate a couple of hours to it all. I also appreciated that it highlighted some of the Germans who resisted...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AmericanInHeidelberg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I only saw the first room of this museum (to 1933) so can't comment on the rest. But that took 2 hours - so allow loads of time (it's open until 7pm though so that's really handy). It is not a browsing museum. The clue...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank WendyH249
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Open on Sundays.. and easy to follow.. Interesting to understand Germany and how the people in germany suffered during the world wars even though they were the aggressors. Very decent prices for entrance and comes with audio guide. Free washrooms too which is awesome .

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Faith F
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

This was the most well put together and fascinating museum I've been too. It was so well laid out and had just the right amount of information. Very much recommended.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank vickycP7771BU
Reviewed 21 October 2018

As my first experience of the various documentation centres I'd be visiting on my trip, I found this one compelling, fascinating, horrifying and chilling in equal measure. As Bavaria and Munich in particular was the seat of NSDAP power in the 1920s and the scene...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank psychokilla
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15 August 2018|
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Response from barbdaveroanoke | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the Documentation Center in Munich is open on Aug. 15th.
26 June 2018|
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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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Response from Dennis H | Reviewed this property |
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