The Historic Site

The institutions of Nazi terror

Between 1933 and 1945, the central institutions of Nazi persecution and terror the Secret State Police Office with its own “house prison,” the leadership of the SS and, during the Second World War, the Reich Security Main Office  were located on the present-day grounds of the “Topography of Terror” that are next to the Martin Gropius Building and close to Potsdamer Platz.

 

Literature

Topography of Terror. Gestapo, SS and Reich Security Main Office on Wilhelm- and Prinz-Albrecht-Straße. A Documentation
Catalogue to accompany the presentation of the same name, Publisher: Stiftung Topographie des Terrors, represented by Prof. Andreas Nachama, Berlin 2010, 432 p., ISBN 978-3-941772-07-6
18,-- €
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Berlin 1933–1945. Between Propaganda and Terror
Exhibition catalogue. (The supplementary sections, "The Seats of Power 1936" and "The National Socialist Calendar for 1937" are not included in this catalogue), published by Stiftung Topographie des Terrors, represented by Andreas Nachama, Berlin 2010, 264 p., ISBN 978-3-941772-03-8
12,-- €
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Site Tour "Topography of Terror". History of the Site
Publication to the exhibition presented as a site information system with audio guide, Berlin 2010, 103 S., ISBN 978-3-941772-05-2
8,-- €
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The „House Prison” at Gestapo Headquarters in Berlin. Terror and Resistance 1933-1945
ed. by Topography of Terror Foundation, 2. revised and enlarged edition, Berlin 2007, 240 p., ISBN 3-9807205-5-1
10,-- €
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