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MEMORIAL AND MUSEUM AUSCHWITZ-BIRKENAU FORMER GERMAN NAZI
CONCENTRATION AND EXTERMINATION CAMP

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In this unique place, man must meet a fellow man. A documentary about the guides of the Memorial.

03-02-2022
A documentary entitled "Why we work at Auschwitz" is available on YouTube. It is dedicated to the educators and guides who spend every day at the Memorial narrating the history of Auschwitz to visitors from all over the world. The film is directed by Aaron Compton.

Auschwitz Legacy Fellowship. American program for high school teachers in partnership with the Auschwitz Memorial.

01-02-2022
On January 26th, 2022, the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial Foundation (ABMF), together with its institutional partner the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum, as well as four local partners in the U.S., launched the Auschwitz Legacy Fellowship - a year-long program for high school teachers from all over the United States.

The reflection on our own indifference. The 77th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz

27-01-2022
The beginning of extermination at Auschwitz constituted the main theme of the 77th anniversary of liberation of the German Nazi concentration and extermination camp. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, only a small group of participants, mainly Survivors, gathered within the Memorial.

International Holocaust Remembrance Day at UNESCO

26-01-2022
On the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, UNESCO is organising an online commemoration event starting at 18.00 (CET) on 27 January.

Warning arises from memory. Auschwitz Memorial Report 2021

26-01-2022
English-Polish report summarizing the year 2021 at the Auschwitz Museum and Memorial was published. In his introduction, Director Piotr M. A. Cywiński: "Warning is the child of wisdom. And this warning arises from memory."

Multibook - preparing for a visit to the Memorial Site

21-01-2022
The preparatory Multibook is a proposal of the International Center for Education about Auschwitz and the Holocaust (ICEAH) for young people who plan to visit the Auschwitz Memorial. It is available in two languages: English and Polish.