German Historical Museum

Berlin, Germany


The German Historical Museum is Germany’s national historical museum. Located in Berlin’s historic district of Mitte, it sees itself as a place of active communication and discussion of history. The Permanent Exhibition in the Zeughaus, “German History in Images and Artefacts”, with more than 7,000 objects, provides a unique overview of German history within its international context. The museum’s temporary Special Exhibitions can be seen in the Exhibition Hall. They are devoted to formative historical events, epochs and social developments. The collection of the Deutsches Historisches Museum now comprises some 900,000 objects. Scholars and history aficionados can attend events such as lectures, panel discussions and conferences at the museum.

Unter den Linden, 2
10117 Berlin
T +49 30 203040
F +49 30 30304 456

Collections Department
Dr Arnulf Scriba
T +49 30 20304 132

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