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

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From 7 May the Auschwitz Memorial will be temporarily open to visitors Friday through Sunday

29-04-2021
From 7 May the Auschwitz Museum will be temporarily open to visitors Friday through Sunday.

15. session of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation Council

30-03-2021
The 15th session of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation Council was held in Warsaw on 24 March. The main task of the Foundation is to finance the conservation of the authentic remains of the former German Nazi concentration and extermination camp Auschwitz-Birkenau.

Ministerial support will enable an investment that will develop education and volunteering at the Memorial

25-03-2021
Thanks to the promise of the Polish Ministry of Culture, National Heritage, and Sport of almost 21,5 million zlotys it will be possible to erect the hostel together with its necessary infrastructure near the new Auschwitz Memorial Visitor Services Center, currently under construction.

"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”.