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Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial, Hamburg

Categories: History Museums, Museums
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Die KZ-Gedenkstätte Neuengamme erinnert am historischen Ort an die über 100 000 Menschen, die während des Zweiten Weltkrieges Häftlinge des größten Konzentrationslagers in Nordwestdeutschland waren. Seit Oktober 1981 informieren in Neuengamme Ausstellungen über die Geschichte des Lagers. Im Mai 2005 wurde die Gedenkstätte auf dem Gelände des ehemaligen Häftlingslagers in erweiterter Form als Ausstellungs-, Begegnungs- und Studienzentrum eröffnet.


The Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial, located on the historical site of the camp, commemorates the over 100,000 people who were imprisoned in the largest concentration camp in northwest Germany during World War II. Exhibits on the history of the camp have been held at Neuengamme since October 1981. After expanding to include the grounds of the former prisoners' barracks, the memorial opened in May 2005 as a centre for exhibitions, international exchanges and historical studies.


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  • There's the one or the other reason why something should be obtained. Apart from that it is divorced from something, it can be valuable to have seen it.
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  • The Neuengamme concentration camp was a German concentration camp, established in 1938 by the SS near the village of Neuengamme in the Bergedorf district of Hamburg, Germany. The Nazi operated the cam...  read more »
  • It is a place of historical, witness of sad stories of terror. being there and the explanation of the guide makes that you can imagine the sufferings experienced in this place. It's worth the time.
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