"Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away" exhibition in California
The travelling exhibition created by the Auschwitz Museum and the Spanish company Musealia was opened at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in California's Simi Valley on 23 March. It is expected to be the most attended in the library’s history.
Today, once again, comes the time for essential human choices. 78th anniversary of liberation of Auschwitz.
On January 27, a group of 18 Auschwitz and Holocaust Survivors met at the former Auschwitz camp to commemorate the 78th anniversary of the liberation of this German Nazi concentration and extermination camp. The main theme of the anniversary was the process of planning, creating and expanding the system of dehumanisation and genocide at Auschwitz, which was particularly strongly defined by the words of survivor Marian Turski 'Auschwitz did not fall from the sky'.
The first university faculty created in partnership with the Auschwitz Memorial opened in Burgos, Spain
The founding act of the Faculty of Human Rights and Democratic Culture created by the National Institute of Auschwitz-Birkenau in Spain was signed at the University of Burgos on 22 September.
US State Department Honors 75 years of the Auschwitz Museum. National Leadership Award of USHMM for the director of the Memorial.
On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the creation of the Auschwitz Memorial, the US State Department organized a ceremony that recognized the singular role the historic site has played in preserving Holocaust memory.
During the event held on 13 July in Washington D.C. the Auschwitz Museum director Dr. Piotr M. A. Cywinski has been honored with a National Leadership Award from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
"On Auschwitz" podcast
In the official Auschwitz Memorial podcast "On Auschwitz," we discuss the details of the history of the German Nazi Auschwitz camp as well as our contemporary memory of this important and special place.
The Auschwitz Memorial in Virtual Panoramic Images
The virtual tour of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial includes over 200 high-quality panoramic photographs. The images present the site of the former camp, historical descriptions, witness accounts, archival documents and photographs, artworks and objects related to the history of the camp.