Gedenkstatte Bergen-Belsen, Celle

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Take a somber visit to Gedenkstatte Bergen-Belsen, a memorial at the site of Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp. Between 1942 and 1945, thousands of people died here, with up to 35,000 dying of typhus. When the camp was liberated, its prisoners were found sick and starving, while many of the dead remained unburied. The memorial and its museum feature photographs and videos of the survivors, as well as written stories. Large mounds mark mass burial sites. Put Gedenkstatte Bergen-Belsen into our Celle vacation builder tool to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Celle.
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  • I truly recommend to confirm that the exhibition is open at the day you plan your visit and maybe even do a little research before you go. While the monuments in the camp reminds more the latest...  more »
  • If you want to understand more of the second world war and how people were treated in camps it is a place to go.  more »
  • Important part of humen history we should not forget. A walk to the memorial obslik is recommended.
  • Interesting (and apauling) exhibition and documentation. Remember: Similar attitudes are surfacing everywhere in our time, right now, right here. Se, listen and lean!

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