Oktoberfest Bomb Attack Documentation

A facility of the City of Munich

City of Munich

Department of Arts and Culture
Burgstraße 4
80313 Munich
phone: +49 89 233 96939
kontakt (at)

Project direction: Dr. Sabine Schalm
Curators: Moritz Kienast, Tatjana Neef
Department of Arts and Culture staff members: Dr. Daniel Bürkner, Heidi Kleimeier, Bernhard Schneider, Cordula Schütz

Special thanks to all contemporary witnesses and helpers who, through their commitment, have made this documentation possible. 

Ulrich Chaussy, Werner Dietrich, Dr. Andreas Heusler, Hedwig Krimmer, Friedrich Koller, Wolfgang Smuda, Hans Christian Täubrich, Günther Wangerin, Anna Wenzl, Dr. Ulla-Britta Vollhardt

a.i.d.a e. V., Department of Building and Construction, BEFORE e.V., DGB-Jugend München, Fachstelle für Demokratie, Kreisjugendring München-Stadt, Department of Labour and Economic Development, ver.di gegen rechts

Department of Arts and Culture
City History

Concept and design
Monika Müller-Rieger

Planning and execution
Büro Müller-Rieger GmbH

regineering GmbH

pmedien GmbH

Picture credits / photographers:
Abendzeitung München (AZ), Archiv der Münchner Arbeiterbewegung (AdMAB), Ascot Elite, Associated Press (AP), Bauer Media Group, Oswald Baumeister, Bayerischer Landtag Bildarchiv, Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR), Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München (BSB), BEFORE e.V., Volker Beushausen, Volker Derlath, DGB-Jugend München, Deutsche Presseagentur (dpa), Gregor Feindt, Horst Haitzinger, Timo Hummel, Keystone Pictures USA, Christiane Mudra, Münchner Merkur, picture alliance (pa), Astrid Schmidhuber, Stadtarchiv München (StadtAM), Münchner Stadtmuseum (MstM), Süddeutsche Zeitung (SZ), Süddeutsche Zeitung Photo (SZ Photo), Ullstein Bild, Westfälisches Landestheater, WEISSER RING e.V., Thomas Witzgall, Ronald Zimmermann, ZUMAPRESS

Every effort has been made to trace the copyright holders of the images and texts used. Should any omittances have been made, however, please contact us directly.