National Socialist Documentation Centre

Between 1935 and 1945, this building housed the Gestapo headquarters. It was used as a prison for opponents of the regime and interrogations were carried out here. The inscriptions prisoners made on the walls of the narrow cells remain as striking testimonies to this dark chapter of Germany history. Permanent and temporary exhibitions.

Useful information

Address:

Appellhofplatz 23-25, 50678 Köln

Phone:

+49 221 22126332

Price:

4.50 €

Opening hours

daily except Mon 10am-6pm (10pm 1st Thu of every month), weekends 11am-6pm

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