By reconstructing the Garrison Church in Potsdam, we create space. Space to remember the complex history of this place, space to learn from this history and space to live. Learn more about the planning process and the Garrison Church’s history on our website!


News (in German)

News from 05/15/2017
Deutscher Evangelischer Kirchentag 2017 in der Nagelkreuzkapelle Potsdam

Die Nagelkreuzkapelle Potsdam ist ein Ort des Deutschen Evangelischen Kirchentages, der vom 24. bis 28. Mai 2017 in der Region Berlin, Potsdam und Wittenberg stattfinden wird. Die Kirchentagsbesucher können die Nagelkreuzkapelle jeden Tag von 11 bis 17 Uhr besuchen und sind zu mehreren Veranstaltungen eingeladen...

 


 

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A COMPLEX AND CHANGEFUL HISTORY

 

The Garrison Church in Potsdam has an interesting history. For all those, who have never heard about it, see below for 3 key dates of the church we want to reconstruct.

 

1730


 CONSTRUCTION of the Garrison Church by order of King Friedrich Wilhelm I. of Prussia.

 

1968


DEMOLITION OF THE CHURCH by decree of Potsdam’s local SED leadership. The district’s computing centre is built on the vacant space.

 

2005


RECONSTRCUTION BEGINS – Laying the cornerstone as part of the memorial service for the 60th anniversary of the Potsdam air raid

 MORE ABOUT THE HISTORY (in German)

 

 


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