Information on Covid

Memorial closed

Information on Covid

According to current federal government regulations, a nationwide lockdown will go into effect from 22.11.2021 until presumably 12.12.2021. During this period, the following measures will apply to visitor operations:

Mauthausen Memorial

  • Access to the former protective custody camp will remain closed, as will all buildings (including the information center in the Bookshop).
  • The outdoor areas (former camp road, memorial park, etc.) are accessible.   
  • All planned educational activities must be cancelled. Participants will be informed of this by the memorial.


Gusen Memorial

  • The Visitor Center of the Gusen Concentration Camp Memorial will be closed from 22.11.2021 until further notice.   
  • The memorial area is accessible.


Visiting the Archive in Vienna

  • The archive will remain closed. The staff of the collections and the library will continue to be available for information by telephone or e-mail.

We will keep you informed about any changes on this page and via our social media channels.

For general information about visiting the memorial (at a later date), please call +43 7238 2269-10 (Mon-Fri, 9am-12pm, excluding public holidays) or email: