Tuesday to Friday 9 a. m. – 1 p. m. and 2 p. m. – 5 p. m.
Saturday, Sunday and public holidays 2 p. m. – 5 p. m.
Closed on Mondays
The cemetery of the memorial site and the “Sites of Inhumanity” are open daily from 9 a. m. to 5 p. m. (until 7 p. m. from April to September) depending on the weather.
Guided Tours for individuals in German are offered free of charge on the first and third Sunday from April to October at 2:30 pm. No reservation is required.
Guided tours are also available for groups of adults or students. Please contact us for a reservation.
Entrance is free
From the south (Saarbrücken/Kaiserslautern) or north (Koblenz) take Autobahn 1 (A 1) to exit 132 (Reinsfeld). Follow the signs “Gedenkstätte SS-Sonderlager/KZ Hinzert” via the B 52 (in the direction of Trier) to exit Hinzert. Follow the signs “Gedenkstätte SS-Sonderlager/KZ Hinzert” to the memorial site.
[Directions via Google Maps]
The memorial site is not accessible via public transportation.
Parking for cars and coaches is available free of charge.
Gedenkstätte SS-Sonderlager/KZ Hinzert
An der Gedenkstätte
Tel.: +49 (0) 65 86 - 99 24 93
Fax: +49 (0) 65 86 - 99 24 94
A pathway with a grade of 7% leads to the memorial site. The surface changes from asphalt to loose chippings in the cemetery area. There are 5 steps to get to the monument.
The permanent exhibit and the seminar rooms of the SS Special Camp Hinzert are wheelchair-accessible.
The surface of the entrance area changes from carpet to wooden floors. The permanent exhibit has concrete floors.
Wheelchair-accessible restrooms are located on the ground floor (door width 87 cm).
Guided tours for visually impaired visitors in German are available by appointment.