06/14/2021 News

Daily 1. July-5. August: Short Guided Tours for Individual Visitors

12.00 in German / 1.30 pm in English.

Individual visitors receive a first informative impression of the Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial and an introduction to the history of the former concentration camp. Places will be allocated directly on site. The number of participants per tour is limited to 10.

Meeting point: Main entrance of Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial (Service Point) Read more

06/12/2021 News

... remember, when remembrance had to go digital...

Join us for the international online-Summer-Camp in August 2021! Read more

05/18/2021 News

We mourn the death of Neonila Kurliak

Recently, we received the sad news that Neonila Kurlyak died of Covid-19 on April 17, 2021 in Mykolaiv, Ukraine. We remember a warm-hearted, friendly and combative woman who, despite her difficult fate, could also laugh heartily and who kept her zest for life. She was always open-minded and open to new experiences. Read more

05/12/2021 News

Memorials in Hamburg are open again

As of Tuesday, 18 May 2021, the Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial can once again be visited – under special precautions to comply with contact restrictions – within the usual opening hours. Read more

05/10/2021 News

We mourn the death of Karl Salling Møller

Yesterday we received the news that our friend Karl Salling Møller passed away in Denmark at the age of 96. Read more

04/26/2021 News

Memorial work and its contemporary relevance

In consultation with the Foundation, the Expert Commission of the Foundation of Hamburg Memorials and Learning Centres Commemorating the Victims of Nazi Crimes has drawn up a key issues paper on the relationship between current socio-political trends and memorial work. The paper, which has been widely approved by the Foundation Council, is worded as follows: Read more

03/19/2021 News

We are closed

Please note: The Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial, Bullenhuser Damm Memorial, Fuhlsbüttel Memorial Poppenbüttel Memorial and Information Pavilion denk.mal Hannoverscher Bahnhof are currently closed due to a nation-wide decision by the Federal and State Governments in an effort to contain the Coronavirus pandemic. Read more

03/03/2021 News

Laszlo Berkowits (1928-2020)

We have received the sad news that Rabbi Laszlo Berkowits passed away on 13 December 2020 at the age of 92. Read more

03/01/2021 News

We mourn the death of Roman Kamieniecki

In the night of 25-26 February 2021, our friend Roman Kamieniecki passed away due to Covid-19. He was most recently the president of the Association of Former Political Prisoners of Neuengamme concentration camp in Poland. Read more

02/11/2021 News

Black History Month - Biographies of Black Prisoners of Neuengamme Concentration Camp

February is Black History Month: During this month, initiatives and institutions dedicate themselves to aspects of Black history, using both analogue and digital formats. For several years, this has also been happening more and more on social media platforms. In February 2021, we will be telling biographies of Black prisoners of Neuengamme concentration camp on our social media platforms. Read more