Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • How much time is needed to view the Memorial?

A visit to the Memorial grounds takes approximately two hours. The exhibition can be viewed in approximately one hour. The filmWir haben überlebt ... die anderen sind geblieben” (“We Survived ... The Others Remained”) in the basement-level film room of the exhibition takes 23 minutes, and starts on the hour and half hour.

  • May dogs be brought to the Memorial?

No, with the exception of guide dogs for the blind (please observe the Memorial Guidelines).

  • What should I consider in the memorial?

The Memorial grounds contain a cemetery where over 5000 people are buried. We ask that you conduct yourself accordingly and respect the feelings of other visitors who may be survivors or relatives of former prisoners.

  • Where can we have a meal or purchase food and drink near the Memorial?

Information on restaurants is listed in the » Practical Information). A supermarket and butcher shop are located at the parking lot in front of the Memorial.

  • Where can I find information on the history of the Flossenbürg Concentration Camp?

See History on this website. More information on the history of the camp and a map can be found in the » English Tour (pdf 1 MB).
All texts in the exhibition are in German and English.
Special inquiries can be sent to our archive.

  • Where can I find information on the Flossenbürg Concentration Camp inmates?

The second level of the exhibition is dedicated to the history of the camp prisoners. In special cases, our archive will provide information on specific inmates.