Events organised by the DDR Museum

We organise regular events in the DDR Museum's conference room. Focusing on a range of themes relating to life in East Germany, they include readings, concerts and panel discussions.

If you are interested in organising an event in cooperation with the DDR Museum, please contact our head of research Dr. Stefan Wolle:

The events will take place in accordance with the requirements of the current Infection Protection Ordinance of the State of Berlin. During the Corona pandemic, registration for events is possible at

The 2G+ rule applies: To participate in the events, please show your proof of vaccination or recovery as well as a current test (not older than 24 hours) and wear a medical mask. In case of a booster vaccination, an additional test is not required if it is at least 14 days old.

Are you looking for an event location?

The DDR Museum provides rooms in the historic centre of Berlin.


Creator of the World Time Clock

Premiere of the film about the designer Erich John
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Nail in the Coffin for the DDR Economy

Verstaatlichung und Neubeginn ostdeutscher Familienunternehmen
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To the Point, East Germany!

Talk with Saxon Member of Parliament Frank Richter
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The State Security's Perspective

Philipp Springer presents his book about the MfS picture archive
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Volkseigene Professional Athletes

Secret transfer deals in DDR football
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»Heroes of the DDR« – 26 Stories

Exhibition opening and theatre performance about Dean Reed
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Mental Scars

Biographies of politically persecuted people from the DDR
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From Prefabricated Building to Large Housing Estate

Presentation of the new standard work on housing construction in the DDR
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