Open for Researchers

Visits to the Unity Archives (Moravian Archive) are possible for research purposes. A reading room equipped with electrical outlets and finding aids is made available for archival research.


Tuesday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Mondays by appointment only.

Notifications of closing times and events can be found on the annual calendar.

Getting Here

The Unity Archives (Moravian Archive) in Herrnhut, Saxony, is located on highway B178 between Löbau (10 km away) and Zittau (13 km away). Parking spaces are available in our parking located in front of the archives facility, and also on Uttendörfer Weg (former Sportplatz).
Herrnhut is accessible by use of the following bus lines: Löbau - Zittau (27), Bernstadt - Oderwitz (46), and Görlitz - Herrnhut (147). The closest bus stop is the Zinzendorfplatz in Herrnhut. You can find us adjacent to the Vogtshof, the seat of the church leadership, near the south exit of town in the direction of Zittau.

Accommodations and Boarding

Room reservations in Herrnhut are available at the KOMENSKÝ Gäste- und Tagungshaus der Evangelischen Brüder-Unität. Additional lodging options are available. Warm lunches are available in the dining hall of the Herrnhuter Diakonie, located at Zinzendorfplatz 12.