MEMORIAL AND MUSEUM

AUSCHWITZ-BIRKENAU

FORMER GERMAN NAZI
CONCENTRATION AND EXTERMINATION CAMP

German Plans for Expanding Auschwitz

The first part of the exhibition focuses on plans from 1943 for developing the Auschwitz I camp and the entire infrastructure surrounding it. The second part of the exhibition highlights German plans for the city of Oświęcim. The documents presented at the exhibition come from the Archives of the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum and the Oświęcim branch of the State Archives in Katowice.

General plan of the Auschwitz concentration camp expansion which was forwarded for implementation on January 18, 1943.