Registration for the use of the archives

Preregistration is not generally necessary. You can, however, download the application form here to fill out and return to us signed.

If you have not sent us the application form in advance, you will need to fill it out at the Information Desk during the times listed below.

The application form is valid for one calendar year for the purposes of a research project. This presumes the recognition of our regulations (German).

Registration and assistance times:


Monday 9am - 12.30pm
Wednesday 9am - 12.30pm
Friday 9am - 12.30pm



Archival materials can only be used in the reading rooms in Munich.

Film and television teams
, please make an appointment with the press office.

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