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Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial

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Address: Jean-Dolidier-Weg 75, 21039 Hamburg, Germany
Phone Number: +49 40 - 4 28 13 15 00
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Jean-Dolidier-Weg 75


Jean-Dolidier-Weg 75

21039 Hamburg


Tel.: +49 40 - 4 28 13 15 00

Fax: +49 40 - 4 28 13 15 01

E-mail: info@kz-gedenkstaette-neuengamme.de

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this is a great trip to make if you are visting hamburg! it is quite far out of the city - we travelled from Reeperbahn train station and the journey (train then bus to the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 weeks ago

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this is a great trip to make if you are visting hamburg! it is quite far out of the city - we travelled from Reeperbahn train station and the journey (train then bus to the memorial) however transport is cheap and locals helped us get on the correct bus! the actual memorial is free and has lots to see and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

My boyfriend and I went to Neuengamme after a short holiday in Hamburg. The place is quite exciting to see. Especially og you rent an audioguide in the information-building. The museum is also quite interesting but it is good thing to understand german in this area because the information in english is not that good. You should also think about... More 

3 Thank Camilla M
Gosport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

Another place knocked off my bucket list. Always wanted to visit as I have family living in Hamburg and at last managed to go. Very glad I did as its really interesting. Free to enter and quite easy to get to either by car or bus. Exhibits are very well set out and descriptive. Not may people around mid-October so... More 

1 Thank Derek E
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

In one sense not one of the "normal" concentration camps, it's just outside Hamburg, it was originally just a German brick works, but owing to the war damage in Germany they could not maintain the demand for new bricks. So it became a concentration camp with slave labour. A lot of people died here and some were murdered by various... More 

3 Thank bigalw35
Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

What can one say when they visit locations like this apart from it make one sad to understand that what happened here was wrong. However, one can never really understand unless they were part of this at the time. Very educational and loads to view here.

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Stotfold, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

We visited here with German friends and were all moved by the memories that were evoked, vicariously. The place is not very well known, but "housed" 106,000 people of whom 56,000 died on the spot. How it was allowed to happen is still a mystery.

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Walton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We went here as part of an excursion from Queen Mary 2 whilst docked in Hamburg. It was an interesting visit, lots to read & take in. The information displayed made you really think about what happened. There is also a new exhibit on the SS in a different block. A little more time on site would have been good,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

I have been before to Buchenwald and Auschwitz but somehow this was more moving. Its quiet, very few other tourists, and there is a lot to see. The atmosphere is cold and grim, very unlike the surrounding countryside. Best way to get the local bus from Bergedorf, included in Hamburg card. Most interesting parts to see for me were the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I have nothing to compare this visit to as I have never been to any other concentration camps but feel as though I could try and imagine how horrible life was for the thousands of Hitler's victims by walking through this camp and museum. We MUST remember!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

My visit here was moving and sobering. There are many exhibits with much to learn. I would definitely recommend. However, take caution if you are staying in Port of Hamburg. It is in the countryside a little ways out, so make sure you know where you're going. I almost got lost on my bus...

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