Mauthausen Memorial, Mauthausen

Mauthausen Memorial shares the story of a concentration camp, introduces you to its inhabitants, and takes you on a journey through their lives and deaths. Although the exact number of deaths is unknown, it's estimated to have been between 122,700 and 320,000. Walk through interpretive exhibits with more than 100 original objects, plus 30 videos and audio interviews with survivors and witnesses. You'll be able to pass through rooms where inmates from more than 40 countries lived, as well as through gas chambers where they were suffocated and crematoriums where bodies were disposed of. This attraction is not recommended for children under age 14. Add Mauthausen Memorial and other attractions to your Mauthausen trip itinerary using our Mauthausen itinerary planner .
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  • We visited this with a guide, I'm glad we did, I learned so much that I didn't know. Such as The Mauthausen–Gusen camp was one of the first massive concentration camp complexes in Nazi Germany, and th...  more »
  • Mauthausen Concentration Camp was a Nazi work and death camp. It is a moving and worthwhile memorial to visit. Allow a half day if you want to see everything and have time for a break. Despite the tow...  more »
  • It was our first visit to a concentration camp. Mauthausen is located in a hilly area and it is a beautiful place still well preserved. Our visit was on a super windy day and the winds were howling. W...  more »
  • Very well preserved concentration camp. The guided tour in English is very informative, with vivid narration and history. Full price ticket is just €5 and discount price including student only €3. Our guide Martin is very knowledgeable and made the tour an invaluable experience. Definitely worth the visit!
  • Thought provoking and very interesting place to visit. A lot of care had been taken to provide wonderful memorials to mark the sorrow. Easy place to find and free to visit. We downloaded the audio before going which was ideal
  • Very important to share information of the past to prevent past becoming the future.
  • They have done a great job preserving this piece of history. Everyone should visit.
  • Good morning. History revealed to teach people

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