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Buchenwald Memorial

Practical info

Type of location: Concentration camp

Buchenwald Memorial

99427 Weimar

+49 (0) 3643 430200

Historical description

The places of the Shoah

The concentration camps situated in the territory of the former GDR (Sachsenhausen, Buchenwald) have been transformed into memorials. The transformation was a way for the Communist regime to tell its own version of the story of Nazi resistance. The victims of the ... Read more