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MEMORIAL AND MUSEUM AUSCHWITZ-BIRKENAU FORMER GERMAN NAZI
CONCENTRATION AND EXTERMINATION CAMP

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"If this is a man – Exclusions in the modern world". International Educational Conference. Registration for open-call sessions.

16-03-2021
Exclusions in the modern world are the topic of the International Educational Conference organized by the International Center for Education about Auschwitz and the Holocaust at the Auschwitz Memorial. It will take place on July 7-8, 2021, and due to the pandemic will be held only online.

Identity Reconstruction. Summary of the research project undertaken by the Auschwitz Museum and the Arolsen Archives

25-02-2021
The Auschwitz Museum Archives has completed a two-year project, “Reconstructing the identities of deportees and prisoners of KL Auschwitz based on archival data from the Auschwitz Memorial and the Arolsen Archives.”

International Competition "My Memory, My Responsibility. At my Place."

28-01-2021
The Auschwitz Memorial, together with the Auschwitz-Birkenau Institute, announce the international competition “My Memory, My Responsibility. At my Place”.

Auschwitz Memorial opened to visitors from 1 February

28-01-2021
From 1 February 2021 the site of the former German Nazi Auschwitz concentration and extermination camp is again open to visitors. Reservations for guided tours, as well as individual entry can now be made online at visit.auschwitz.org.

Our passivity is the greatest source of victims. 76th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.

27-01-2021
Children in the camp constituted the leitmotif of the 76th anniversary of the liberation of the German Nazi concentration and extermination camp. In connection with the coronavirus pandemic, on January 27th the events commemorating the anniversary were exceptionally held not within the Memorial Site, but online.

The Memorial must remain accessible. Cooperation between the Museum, Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation and AppsFlyer.

26-01-2021
The Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation and AppsFlyer, the global marketing analytics leader, announced a joint program to create a set of immersive technological solutions including a guided virtual tour of the Auschwitz Memorial aimed at enhancing the educational value for visitors from around the globe. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed on January 26 - a day before the 76th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz - in Poland and Israel