05/10/2020 News

Survey results

Results of a survey conducted among 100 visitors of the Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial in late 2019/early 2020. Read more

05/05/2020 News

Exhibitions will reopen from May 7, 2020

Due to the coronavirus outbreak our events and educational programmes will not take place until end of June. The memorials are opened again from May 7, 2020. Please note, that maybe not all exhibitions will be accessible. We are looking forward to your visit! Read more

04/27/2020 News

Our friend Miloš Poljanšek passed away

Yesterday we received the message that our friend Miloš Poljanšek passed away at the age of 97 in Ljubljana. Read more

04/21/2020 News

In memoriam Gloria Hollander Lyon

Today we received the sad news that Gloria Hollander Lyon passed away on Friday, the 10th of April, at the age of 90. Read more

03/13/2020 News

Memorial Sites are closed!

Please note: Due to an official order, Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial, Bullenhuser Damm Memorial, Fuhlsbüttel Memorial, Poppenbüttel Memorial and the Information Pavilion of the denk.mal Hannoverscher Bahnhof will be closed to visitors from March 14, 2020 until May 6, 2020. No events will take place until June 30, 2020.

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03/06/2020 News

Soldiers as Concentration Camp Guards

The United States Department of Justice has announced that Friedrich Karl Berger, a German citizen who immigrated to the United States in 1959, will be deported to Germany where he worked as a guard in the Neuengamme concentration camp and was “part of the SS system of oppression, which kept prisoners in atrocious conditions.“ Read more

09/25/2019 News

Opening hours from October to March

Please note our opening hours of exhibitions:

Monday to Friday: 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday and holidays*: 12 noon–5 p.m.


* The exhibitions are closed on 24, 25 and 31 December 2019 and 1 January 2020. Read more

09/23/2019 News

These our our new volunteers and trainees!

Alexandra and Anna are volunteers of Action Reconciliation Service for Peace. Lars is doing a voluntary social year. They will be working at the Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial for a year. Lennart will be doing an internship at the Memorial for two years. You can read about their expectations and their reasons to join the Memorial in our blog. Read more

08/15/2019 News

New Employee in the Department of Education and the Center for Historical Studies

On August 1, 2019 the Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial welcomed Alexandre Froidevaux to the Department of Education and Center for Historical Studies. Read more

08/13/2019 News

Detlef Garbe Awarded Honorary Title

Detlef Garbe was awarded the honorary title "Professor" by the Senate and presented with a certificate by Senator Brosda during the award ceremony… Read more