Juvenile workhouse memorial, Torgau

The juvenile workhouse memorial documents the history of Torgau’s juvenile workhouse and commemorates the East German youth welfare service's only disciplinary facility in its original location and more than 4,000 young people who were affected by it.

Tours are available on request.

Opening hours

1 November to 31 March
Tuesday to Friday:10:00 – 17:00
Saturday, Sunday, holidays10:00 – 17:00
1 April to 31 October
Tuesday to Friday:10:00 – 18:00
Saturday, Sunday, holidays10:00 – 18:00




Address: Gedenkstätte Geschlossener Jugendwerkhof Torgau
Street/house no. Fischerdörfchen 15
Post code/city: 04860 Torgau