Location visible to members
Depending on the weather we will take a walk from Bonn-Hbf to the museum and do a little sightseeing on the way! Otherwise we go by tram and give it a try on our way back in the afternoon.
Temporary Exhibition: The American Way - The USA in Germany (Marshall Plan, Elvis Presley, John F. Kennedy and a lot more)
Permanent Exhibition: German history since 1945 presented on an area of more than 4.000 sq. mtrs!
Lively descriptions - individual perspectives - international context - original exhibits - interactive media - interviews with contemporary witnesses!
In order to get a brief impression please have a look at some pictures under http://www.hdg.de/bonn/ausstellungen/dauerausstellung/ausgewaehlte-objekte/
Since 1989: You will find information not only about the Reunification but also about the effect globalisation has on Germany, for example military operations of the Bundeswehr etc.
To cover our costs for organization we ask for a small contribution of 2,50 € per person in cash at the beginning of the tour.
Important note for train tickets: There is the chance to buy NRW group tickets. So please make sure you are at the meeting point on time. Otherwise you might have to get a single ticket which is far more expensive! In order to buy the correct ticket for yourself please also check www.vrr.de (http://www.vrr.de/) http://www.vrs.de or http://www.deutschebahn.de Please note that the organizer, who always tries to help, cannot take over any responsibility for your travel tickets.