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Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial
Visitor Information
Kohnsteinweg 20
99734 Nordhausen
Germany
Phone: +49 (0)3631 495 820
Fax: +49 (0)3631 495 813
besucheranmeldung(at)dora(dot)de

Signpost towards the Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial. Photo: Mittelbau-Dora Memorial

How to reach the Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial

KZ-Gedenkstätte Mittelbau-Dora
Kohnsteinweg 20
99734 Nordhausen

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Car or Private Tour Bus

A38 autobahn (Göttingen - Leipzig): exits 10 ("Nordhausen-West"), 11 ("Nordhausen") or 12 ("Heringen"), in the direction of Nordhausen, then follow the signs to the Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial.

B4 roadway (Erfurt - Braunlage - Bad Harzburg - Braunschweig): at Nordhausen follow the signs to the Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial.

B81 roadway (Magdeburg - Halberstadt - Nordhausen): at Netzkater follow the B4 towards Nordhausen, then follow the signs to the Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial.

B85 roadway (Weimar - Bad Frankenhausen/Kyffhäuser - Berga): at Berga towards Nordhausen, then follow the signs to the Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial.

B243 roadway (Hannover - Hildesheim - Osterode am Harz - Nordhausen): at Nordhausen follow the signs to the Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial.

B249 roadway (Eschwege - Mühlhausen - Sondershausen): at Sondershausen follow the B4 towards Nordhausen, then follow the signs to the Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial.

Free parking is available on the memorial grounds.

Tram

Line 10 (Nordhausen/Krankenhaus - Bahnhofsplatz (station square) - Ilfeld/Neanderklinik): tram stop "Nordhausen-Krimderode", from there a 20-minute walk to the Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial.

Timetable information by the municipal transport company of Nordhausen can be found here.

Harzer Schmalspurbahn (narrow-gauge railway)

Line 326 "Harzquerbahn" (Nordhausen-Bahnhofsplatz (station square) - Drei Annen Hohne - Wernigerode): railway stop "Nordhausen-Krimderode", from there a 20-minute walk to the Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial.

Timetable information by the railway company can be found here.

Bus on demand

The Memorial can be reached by local bus on demand ("Rufbus", Line G). From Monday to Friday the municipal transport company of Nordhausen provides six daily connections. It is necessary to book in advance by phone.

Departure from "Nordhausen/Bahnhofsplatz" (station square) at 8:40, 9:40, 10:40, 11:40 am, 12:40 and 1:40 pm. The trip to "KZ-Gedenkstätte Mittelbau-Dora" (Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial) takes about 12 minutes.

Departure from "KZ-Gedenkstätte Mittelbau-Dora" (Mittelbau-Dora Concentration Camp Memorial) to "Nordhausen/Bahnhofsplatz" (station square) at 12:53, 1:53, 2:53, 3:53, 4:53 and 5:53 pm., arrival after about 16 minutes.

More detailed information on timetables provided by the municipal transport company of Nordhausen can be checked here.

Booking in advance: Please contact the municipal transport company at +49 (0)3631/ 639 215 (free of charge) by 1 hour before departure at the latest. Click here for general information about the local on-demand bus system.

For pre-registered groups, buses on demand can be arranged by the Visitor Information.