Event date: 31.08.2019 18:00

The Long Night of the Museums 2019 in the Deutsches Spy Museum

In 2019, on August 31st, in addition to the huge number of exhibitions that open their doors, a large number of events will take place in the museums that can only be seen on the Long Night. The German Spy Museum is looking forward to returning to the Long Night of the Museums.

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Event date: 05.09.2019 19:00

Spy without Limits

Book launch

The chief historian of the BND, Bodo V Hechelhammer, uses BND files that are accessible for the first time to tell this story. Hechelhammer describes one of the most spectacular espionage cases in German post-war history.

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Event date: 17.09.2019 19:00

Computers in the war of espionage

Panel discussion

Artificial intelligence is changing society – also in the area of security and intelligence services. What is artificial intelligence already used for today? How is this topic dealt with in Germany? And what will the near future bring?

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Event date: 26.09.2019 19:00

Spies at the Center of Power

Book launch

Heribert Schwan has reviewed over 70,000 pages of Stasi files in order to understand the extent of GDR espionage in the West. It shows how the Bonn political apparatus was targeted, including the chancellors, from Adenauer to Kohl.

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Event date: 01.10.2019 19:00

Stalin’s German Spy

Book launch

Ilse Stöbe revealed Hitler’s preparations for an attack on the Soviet Union to the Soviet military secret service GRU and transmitted further information. It is thanks to Sabine Kebir that more than 70 years after the end of the Nazi dictatorship two silent heroes of the resistance received a late honor.

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Event date: 08.10.2019 19:00

Shadows of the Dead

Book presentation

With “Shadows of the Dead” Herrmann continues her series about the crime scene cleaner Judith Kepler. The author not only penetrated deep into the Berlin secret service milieu, but was also inspired by the German Spy Museum, where the novel is partly set.

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