Stasimuseum Berlin
Haus 1 der Zentrale des MfS


Arriving by public transportation

You can get here by taking the underground line U-5 from Alexanderplatz to the Magdalenenstrasse Station, use the exit at Ruschestrasse.
You can also take the Ring-S-Bahn to the Frankfurter Allee Station and then either transfer to the U5 in the direction of Hönow for one stop or simply walk the short distance to the museum (ca. 10 minutes by foot).

Please look at the map for more detailed directions.
  • Travel time from Alexanderplatz: 15 min
  • Travel time from Potsdamer Platz: 30 min
  • Travel time from the Zoo Station: 35 min

More information about the public transport system is found on the Berlin transport services Web site.


If you plan to visit the Hohenschönhausen Memorial afterwards, you can find informations how to get there here.

Arriving by car/coach

When arriving by car, take Karl-Marx-Allee (later Frankfurter Allee, B1/B5) from Alexanderplatz and turn left onto Ruschestrasse (see map). The driveway entrance to our museum appears on the right after 200 metres.


Parking places for coaches are available on the inner courtyard of the grounds directly in front of the museum.