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The documenta archiv safeguards and preserves the important cultural heritage, making it available to present and future generations of curators and scholars.

documenta archiv

Untere Karlsstr. 4, 34117 Kassel
Phone +49 561 70 72 73 100
e-mail archiv@documenta.de

 

Tuesday to Friday
From 9.00 am til 4.00 pm
With appointment via lesesaal[at]documenta.de

And certificate about a complete vaccination or recovery and booster vaccination or a negativ Covid-19-test only (2G-Plus regulation).

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Team and Contact

Address

© documenta archiv / Anita Back

The building Dock 4 in the street Unteren Karlsstraße 4

Our address
documenta archiv
Untere Karlsstraße 4
D- 34117 Kassel

 

Billing address
documenta und Museum Fridericianum gGmbH
documenta archiv
Friedrichsplatz 18
D-34117 Kassel

 

Telephone
+49 561 70 72 73 100

Fax
+49 561 70 72 73 9

e-mail
archiv[at]documenta.de

 

Web Site
www.documenta-archiv.de

Disclaimer

The documenta archiv is part of the documenta und Museum Fridericianum gGmbH, a non-profit organization financed by the City of Kassel and the State of Hesse.

 

Bank Account
Kasseler Sparkasse
IBAN: DE70 5205 0353 0000 060082
SWIFT: HELADEF1KAS

Opening Hours

Reading Room

Tuesday to Friday
from 9.00 am til 4.00 pm
with appointment via lesesaal[at]documenta.de only

 

The documenta archiv is subject to the general pandemic containment orders of the city of Kassel. Please bring a certificate about a complete vaccination or recovery and booster vaccination or a negativ Covid-19-test (2G-Plus regulation) to your research in the reading room. Thank you very much!

Records and Papers / Media Archive

Please send us a detailed written request to:

Records and papers
aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

media collections
medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Team

Dr. Birgitta Coers
Director
+49 561 70727-3103
archivdirektion[at]documenta.de

Sigrid Heisel-Hennchen
Personal Assistant to the Director and Administration
+49 561 70727-3100
archivdirektion[at]documenta.de

Alexandra Winterhoff

Personal Assistant to the Director and Administration
+49 561 70727-3101
archiv[at]documenta.de

Martin Groh
Research
+49 561 70727-3107
groh[at]documenta.de

Julius Lehmann
Communication and Research
+49 561 70727-3106
lehmann[at]documenta.de

Dr. Sebastian Borkhardt
Research
+49 561 70727-3113
borkhardt[at]documenta.de

Saskia Mattern

Head of Records and Papers
& Media Archive

+49 561 70727-3102
aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Susanne Rübsam

Records and Papers Service

+49 561 70727-3104
aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Natalie Schmidt

Reading Room

+49 561 70727-3112
lesesaal[at]documenta.de

Lena Kühnel

Media Archive Service

+49 561 70727-3124
medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Marcus Freymuth

Media Archive Service

+49 561 70727-4124
medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

 

 

Michael Gärtner
Documentation
+49 561 70727-3111
gaertner[at]documenta.de

Berlind Schneider
Cataloguing
+49 561 70727-3105
aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Fynn Grage

Cataloguing

+49 561 70727-3122

aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Friederike Mai

Cataloguing

+49 561 70727-3121

aktenarchiv[at]documenta.de

Karoline Achilles

Cataloguing

+49 561 70727-3118
medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Sara Melchior

Head of Art Library

+49 561 70727-3108
bibliothek[at]documenta.de

Emily Denyer

Art Library Service

+49 561 70727-3109
bibliothek[at]documenta.de

André Biribanti

Cataloguing

+49 561 70727-3125

bibliothek[at]documenta.de

Melissa Köhler

Media Conservation

+49 561 70727-3117
restaurierung[at]documenta.de

Arlett Sauermann

Paper Conservation

+49 561 70727-3114

+49 561 70727-3116
restaurierung[at]documenta.de

Paula Hummel
Student Assistant to the Director and Administration
archiv[at]documenta.de

Lukas Eckhardt

Art Library Student Assistant

+49 561 70727-3119

bibliothek[at]documenta.de

Anne Koch
Records and Papers Student Assistant
+49 561 70727-3130
scanservice[at]documenta.de

Alica Reuter

Records and Papers Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Sarah Schnaudt

Records and Papers Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Diana Weber

Media Archive Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Lena Winterhoff

Media Archive Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Alena Richter

Media Archive Student Assistant

medienarchiv[at]documenta.de

Dr. Harald Kimpel

Associated Scholar

 

Directions

The documenta archiv is situated at the Untere Karlsstraße 4, Kassel within the building of the Kulturhaus Dock4. This former school is a listed building. A step free access is at the court yard side of the building.

With public transport:

Take trams 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, RT1, RT4 up to Friedrichsplatz. Walk across Friedrichplatz towards the Museum Fridericianum. Turn left into Untere Karlsstraße which is the road before the museum. The first building on the right hand side is the Kulturhaus Dock4.

By car:

Coming either from the highway A7 or A44 via junction A49 towards Kassel. Take junction “Auestadion / City Center” follow the road signs towards the center of the city. Turn left after the theater (Staatstheater) into the road Oberste Gasse. After a 100 meters turn left into a small road Seidenes Strümpfchen, at the end of the road turn left again and you have arrived in Untere Karlsstraße.

Parking options

There is a car park at Friedrichsplatz, with an entry at Frankfurter Straße towards the Fridericianum. After the Cine-Star use the left hand drive to reach the underground car park. Another entry is situated between the Staatstheater and the documenta hall, reachable via Du-Ry-Straße, take Brüderstraße or Steinweg.

 

Public Transport