Sachsenhausen was conceidved as a “model” structure under SS-Reichsführer Heinrich Himmler. The guide explains the function and idea of the grounds and buildings and uncovers the realities of life and death in the camp of over 200,000 prisoners.
But the guide details also the use of the camp through the Soviets until its closure in 1950.
Departs/ Departure time
1st April – 14th October: daily
15th Oct - 31st Mar: Tuesday-Sunday
10:00 am Meetingpoint West / 10:00 am Meetingpoint East
S+U-Bahnhof Zoologischer Garten, directly in front of McDonalds (Hardenbergplatz 2-4, 10623 Berlin) / in front of the Bar „AM to PM“ on S-Bahn Station Hackescher Markt (Am Zwirngraben 4, 10178 Berlin)
Arrival by public transport
U1, U2, U9 (Zoologischer Garten) / no U-Bahn
S5, S7, S75 (Zoologischer Garten) / S5, S7, S75 (Hackescher Markt)
no Tram / M1, M5 (Monbijou Park)
Bus 100, 200 / 100, 200, M48, TXL