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Majdanek National Museum

Address: Droga Meczennikow Majdanka 67, Lublin 20-325, Poland
Phone Number: +48 81 710 28 33
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Ranked #1 of 20 Attractions in Lublin
Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Szeged, Hungary
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Although it was a very cold and windy day...it totally worthed the price and time. This place is mandatory if you are in Lublin. It touched my hearth so much, you can feel the terrifying times when it happened. For this reason do not go with kids.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This is a Camp where Hitler ordered all the Jewish people to be killed through Gas, execution and other means. Children's shoes are still evident in this place and executor rooms ect.. will still give you frightening experience. If you do go there, don't take children with you as they will be terrified. And take plenty of water as there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I think that Majdanek is the camp that was kept more than others. You can see there all the shoes collection, clothes, hair, and crematoriums. As a jew it was a place that explain me more than the books, ehat really happened there.

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Mullingar, Ireland
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3 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

It touch your heart. Very sad place as its nazi- camp from II WORLD WAR. Take your time as its lots to see and hear from tourists guides. Historic place. There is two impressive monuments. One of them with ashes.

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Denmark
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15 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

This place will leave a deep impression upon you be it the first of this type of memorial you've been to or one of many. The fact that some of it is intact does give it more of an impact. I decided to have a guided individual tour and my English speaking guide was very patient and well informed. I... More 

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nORTHERN iRELAND
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Very moving exhibition. I travelled by train from Warsaw to visit this site and found it very worthwhile. It was very informative and parts of it were disturbing but it brings history to life and makes you wonder about the monsters who created these camps.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

please, don't forget: we have no fault, no responsibility for a past even our parent weren't yet born, but we are responsible for the future we will give to our childrens. Memory is the only way to avoid the same mistake twice...

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Haifa, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

it's not a matter of "like" or "dislike", it's a matter to see history of the second world war and not let it happen again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Really brings it home how the holocaust affected peoples lives. Some of the exhibitions make you wonder how any human being could do these things to their fellow man. Really sad but worth visiting to see just how badly the prisoners were treated.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

You of course are lost for words. The entry underneath the monstrous stone block in order to feel the uncontrolled descent, only to climb up the steep stairs - is essential.

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