Questions about your exhibition visit

What kinds of payment are accepted?

You can use the following methods of payment:

  • Cash
  • girocard
  • Credit Cards: VISA, VISA Electron, Maestro, Mastercard

In exceptional cases, you can be billed for your purchases.

How much time do I need for a visit to the Memorium Nuremberg Trials?

You will need about one and a half to two hours to visit the exhibition.

Is Courtroom 600 part of the exhibition?

Courtroom 600 is still used as a court of justice. Therefore, it can only be viewed on days when the court is not in session. As a general rule, court is not in session from Friday to Monday. Therefore, on these four days the chances are good that the courtroom will be accessible to visitors.

Only visitors who have purchased tickets to the Memorium Nuremberg Trials will be allowed to visit Courtroom 600.

Should I reserve group visits in advance?

Telephone reservations are highly recommended for groups of 15 and more. Without advance notice, admittance cannot be guaranteed to larger groups.
Tel. +49 (0)911 321 - 79 372

Educational programs, including guided group tours, must be booked at least 14 days in advance.

Is there a cloakroom?

Lockers are available to visitors in the entrance area to the Memorium Nuremberg Trials and in the third-floor stairwell.

Are guided tours offered to the public?

Guided tours in English are offered Saturdays at 2 p.m., guided tours in German are offered Sundays at 2 p.m. Prior reservations are not accepted: You can purchase the tickets at the Memorial Ticket Office starting at 10 a.m.
Guided Tours

Every visitor receives an audio guide (included in the admission fee) that allows them to obtain Memorial information during a self-guided tour.
Audio guides

Can I purchase food or coffee after visiting the Memorium Nuremberg Trials?

Unfortunately, there is no cafeteria in the building.
In walking distance from the Memorium Nuremberg Trials, you will find a restaurant and beer garden (Fränkischer Gasthof), as well as various snack bars and cafés on Fürther Strasse toward the city center.

When is the last admission to the Memorium Nuremberg Trials?

Last admission is at 5 p.m.

Are there car parking spaces near the Memorium Nuremberg Trials?

The Memorium Nuremberg Trials does not offer parking. Therefore, we recommend that you take public transit.
Three parking spaces are available for buses on Fürther Strasse (corner with Bärenschanzstrasse) in front of the main building of the Palace of Justice.

Is the facility wheelchair-accessible?

Yes, the exhibition is barrier-free. There is a passenger elevator and a wheelchair-accessible restroom in the building.

Can visitors view the prison in which the defendants were incarcerated?

No. Only one of the old prison's four wings is still standing. It is located on the grounds of the Nuremberg Correctional Facility and is therefore not accessible to the public for security reasons. However, you can see the remnants of the old prison from a window in the exhibition hall.

Does the Memorium Nuremberg Trials have an archive containing documents from the Nuremberg Trials?

No. With very few exceptions, the Memorium Nuremberg Trials does not own any original documents from the Nuremberg Trials. The Trial Archive of the International Military Tribunal is kept in the Peace Palace in Den Haag, and the documents from the Subsequent Nuremberg Trials are kept in the National Archives of the United States of America in College Park, MD. However, many relevant documents are now available on the Internet.