Opening Hours

Our museum and archive will remain closed until 15.4.2021.
From 16.4.2021 we will show our new temporary exhibition under the applicable hygiene regulations:

You will need a negative, daily updated test result from a test center (self-tests are unfortunately not possible) and must book a time slot in advance.
This is possible from 16.4.2021 on 030 50 58 52 32 during our opening hours.


Tue–Thu 12:00–6:00 p.m.
Fri–Sun 10:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Admission free


Tue and Wed 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Thu 12:00–6:00 p.m.


Tue–Fr 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

How to find us

FHXB Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg Museum
Adalbertstraße 95A
10999 Berlin-Kreuzberg
U-Bahn Kottbusser Tor (U1, U8), Bus M29, 140

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Wheelchair access to all exhibitions, the archive and the event floor. An accessible restroom is located on the basement level of the museum. You can retrieve the restroom key from the museum's bookstore (mezzanine level).

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Rental Space

The top floor of the Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg Museum can be rented for seminars, presentations, workshops, and film screenings.

Requests should be sent no later than 4 weeks before the desired date:
Tel. 030 50 58 52 46 or

More information can be found here.



Bezirksamt Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg
Fachbereich Kultur und Geschichte

FHXB Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg Museum
Adalbertstraße 95A
10999 Berlin-Kreuzberg
Fax +49 30 50 58 52 58

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Research on the History of Friedrichshain and Kreuzberg

The diverse history of both boroughs of Friedrichshain and Kreuzberg, separated for 28 years by a wall and fused into one district in 2001, offers many different linkages and points of contact for in-depth research.

Our archive includes a large number of documents and photographs, private donations/collections, as well as recorded memories and interviews with eyewitnesses to history from Friedrichshain and Kreuzberg. 

(Im)migration history, urban development, industrial history, and local remembrance culture could serve as potential fields of research for intended projects. At the moment, we are paying particular attention to the history and present of the borough of Friedrichshain.

If you are interested in doing research on these topics as part of a senior thesis or dissertation, please contact us: