12/11/2017 Seasonal Newsletter, Annual Report

Seasonal Newsletter

Seasonal Newsletter to the survivors of the Neuengamme concentration camp, their relatives and friends of the Memorial

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11/17/2017 Conference, Report

Congress of the Amicale Internationale on November 4th and 5th, 2017

On November 4th and 5th, the Amicale Internationale de Neuengamme (AIN) came together for their yearly congress in Hamburg. Read more

11/08/2017 Report

Chamber Music and Literature: A Program of Resistance

Actor Roman Knižka and the wind ensemble Opus 45 came together at the Neuengamme Memorial last Sunday for a matinee program under the theme of “resoundingly slapping the Nazis in the face.” The program, funded by the Federal Agency for Civic Education, combined music with literature and was located in the former production halls of the Walter company in the concentration camp memorial. Read more

09/20/2017 Report, Exhibition

An insight into the research and imparting work of the Memorial

Junior research fellow Lisa Herbst and trainee Marcin Schink give some information on the upcoming town hall exhibition in January 2018 and on their day-to-day work at the Memorial. Read more

09/18/2017 Project

Norwegian Students Visit Neuengamme

For a decade, classes of community schools in Øvre Eiker, Norway, have visited Neuengamme as one stop on a four-day program in Germany to study the history and effects of National Socialism. Read more

08/25/2017 Report

In Search for His Uncle’s Graves

What motivates a man of over 60, from Eastern Ukraine, to travel to Northern Germany for his first trip abroad? Read more

04/21/2017 Commemorative ceremony, Report

Remembering the Children of Bullenhuser Damm

At the invitation of the Children of Bullenhuser Damm Association, 250 guests including the children’s relatives from the USA, Belgium, England and Hamburg attended the commemorative ceremony on April 20, 2017. Read more

12/19/2016 Seasonal Newsletter

Seasonal newsletter

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11/15/2016 Report

Congress of the Amicale Internationale KZ Neuengamme

On the occasion of the annual meeting of the Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial Advisory Board, the representatives of the umbrella organization of the national associations of former prisoners of the Neuengamme concentration camp, Amicale Internationale KZ Neuengamme (AIN), came together to discuss the cooperation between the associations and the memorial at their annual congress which took place on November 11-13 in Hamburg. Read more

09/05/2016 Report

Viktoria Kutdusova: “A year filled with experiences of a lifetime”

On September 1, 2015, a plane from Perm, Russia landed in Berlin Schönefeld. A young girl with two huge suitcases got off, not knowing what was awaiting her. At that moment, she was thinking about her future work at the Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial, where she was expecting to broaden her knowledge on the German culture of remembrance and collect interesting material for her future academic work. Read more