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The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe
Ranked #5 of 975 things to do in Berlin
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Reviewed July 23, 2013

The museum underground can be easy to miss but is worth some time and is free. Wish we'd had more time to spend. Very moving stories and displays. The feeling in Germany is very much one of "don't forget..." This site is a perfect example. Very impressive.

Thank PaigeRutherford
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

we were upset by the lack of respect given to this memorial by people running around, jumping on blocks and screaming at each other and laughing rather than contemplating what this was for.
I wanted to spend time in quiet reflection of my family's loss but I just got angry.

2  Thank stylishgeographer
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

The museum under neath was closed on Monday so we could not get to see the exhibition area. Top is free and children will like the maze like stone blocks

Thank zorrothecat
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

This memorial is very moving and really makes you think about some of the individuals whose personal stories are documented here.

We've all read accounts of how many millions were killed under the Nazi regime but where this museum differs is that it will allow you to contextualise it by reading what that horror meant to one specific family. Of course this museum features the stories of many such families but it allows you to think a little deeper about the abject torture endured by the individual.

2  Thank CLHScott
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

Facinating installation, and its big so will not be crammed with tourists. A must see in Berlin. Great stop for on a bike tour around the city.

Thank AfromN
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