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Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site

Pater-Roth-Str. 2a, 85221, Dachau, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8131 669970
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Pater-Roth-Str. 2a, 85221, Dachau, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed yesterday

We took a break from the hustle and bustle of Munich city center one day and venture to Dachau to experience the Concentration Camp Memorial Site. It was a thoroughly shocking and stomach-churning experience as the horrific magnitude of the Holocaust was conveyed both through...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The memorial at Dachau is well thought out. You can’t imagine the enormity of the camp and what happened as others did nothing. We should never forget. The memorials done by the different religious groups is amazing. The way the camp has been recreated and...More

Thank Mrubin1203
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Travelling through Germany for a month I was reluctant to visit too many of memorials from the WW2. I am glad this one. It is done respectfully and was very informative.

Thank Sandy W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Some may say that Dachau may not be suitable for children but I decided to take my 4 children ages 8, 11, 13 and 15 to Dachau because it is important for me to educate my children on historic events such as the Holocaust. Seeing...More

Thank DVIPortland
Reviewed 5 days ago

30/40 minutes from city center and a very real history lesson of the horrors of war. You can visit the grounds to see what the prisoners went through and see their living conditions as well as their daily activities. Not for the faint of heart

Thank kai hong y
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We met our guide at the main station and took the traIn to Dachau. Our guide was Irish and very informative and we learnt a lot. Dachau is a pretty, small German town which has its own beer festival but is rather under the shadow...More

Thank lincolnshirelass
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is very over powering with emotion. They have done a very good job of using this place to teach people about what happened. It is done very tasteful to the memories of the victims. I never believed in ghosts but this place gave...More

Thank MadDogTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the audio tour around the camp, which was very informative. The museum was very well put together and lots of information was available on plaques. Definitely needed more time to get through the museum and the camp - came near the end of the...More

Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the Munich area, you must take time to visit the Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial. Dachau was the first concentration camp built by the Nazis and was the model for other concentrations camps throughout Europe. There are few words to adequately describe...More

1  Thank Robert P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tragedy of this place is not forgotten but it is a must see. While here you can only imagine how hard it was for those who were prisoners here. The museum is filled with artifacts and information. You could easily spend a day here....More

Thank Tina D
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Davebarr27
July 17, 2017|
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Response from WencyB | Reviewed this property |
I remember seeing the shoes and other personal belongings of the prisoners displayed is glass boxes.. the gas chambers and the crematorium is so horrifying though..
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Oliver D
June 30, 2017|
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Response from TorquayIain | Reviewed this property |
No you don't need to join a tour We rented the headsets from the entrance and these provided ample information
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Samantha M
June 5, 2017|
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Response from Danielle A | Reviewed this property |
It is free and you can spend as much time as you want
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