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Memorial Museum in the "Runde Ecke"

The original location of the former "District Administration for State Security Leipzig"

View into an exhibition room with exhibits about the time of the GDR and SED in the museum in the Round Corner, cultural institutions, history of Leipzig, Peaceful Revolution
© Philipp Kirschner

In the permanent exhibition "STASI – Power and Banality", the former seat of the district administration for state security, authentically illustrates the working methods of the GDR's secret service.

The museum exhibits equipment for postal surveillance, a masking workshop and a replica of a cell, all in the original rooms.


location Memorial Museum in the "Runde Ecke"
Dittrichring 24
04109 Leipzig
phone Mo - Fr +49 (0)341 9612443
fax +49 (0)341 9612499
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  • Elevator
  • Special and personalised assistance services available for people with disabilities
  • Partially accessible entrance for wheelchair users info
  • Partially accessible rest-room for wheelchair users info
Elevator available
View of the entrance from the "Runde Ecke" museum with an exhibition about life in the GDR and SED times, cultural institutions, history of Leipzig, Peaceful Revolution
© Philipp Kirschner


LEIPZIG CARD / LEIPZIG REGIO CARD: Free admission to the museum and reduced prices for public guided tours "Stasi - Power and Banality" daily 3 pm and "Leipzig on the way to the Peaceful Revolution", friday and saturday 4.30 pm

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