MEMORIAL AND MUSEUM

AUSCHWITZ-BIRKENAU

FORMER GERMAN NAZI
CONCENTRATION AND EXTERMINATION CAMP

News

Almost Three Million Dollars for the Conservation Workshops

15-03-1999

The Lauder Foundation (USA) has assigned 2.8 million dollars for the adaptation of the so-called Aufnahmegebaeude (used at present, among other purposes, for the reception of visitors) as preservation workshops and a storage area.

These funds will be paid to the Foundation by the governments of France, Norway, Sweden, Greece, and Russia.