In the big machine hall on the western edge of the factory ground, large motors and generators for power plants were produced. During the war, forced labourers had to produce military equipment here. The hall designed by Peter Behrens, can be seen from the yard. Enter at your own risk.
The Machine Hall
Gustav-Meyer-Allee 25 / Ecke Hussitenstraße
“It was a sort of Slave Trade”: Testimony of Daniela Pawłusiewicz, 1997, work identity card, 1944, Collection of the Berliner Geschichtswerkstatt
“If the foreman was good …”: Testimony of Tadeusz Hanczke, 1997, and private photo, Collection of the Berliner Geschichtswerkstatt
“Nearby: Forced labour memorial plaque”: Collection of the Berliner Geschichtswerkstatt