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Insight into GDR Propaganda

Knowing the history of the area leaves me with mixed emotions and a lot to think about at this... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2016
Bedford, Canada
Pleasant Garden and Small Garden House

Very interesting small garden and small but interesting house set in a beautiful park. We enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2015
Milngavie, United Kingdom
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30 Mar 2016
“Insight into GDR Propaganda”
31 Aug 2015
“Pleasant Garden and Small Garden House”
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Blutstr. | Ettersberg, 99427 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
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Reviewed 30 March 2016

Knowing the history of the area leaves me with mixed emotions and a lot to think about at this monumental memorial. It commemorates the victims of Nazi tyranny in the Buchenwald concentration camp. It also commemorates the Soviet's heroic liberation of the camp, and the...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2015

Very interesting small garden and small but interesting house set in a beautiful park. We enjoyed our visit.

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Reviewed 29 July 2015

We have almost missed this place, as we did not know about it, found it accidentally, but it is totally worth a visit. The monument itself is massive and impressive, but you also have a gorgeous view over the places and villages around Weimar. I...More

1  Thank Irina T
Reviewed 10 July 2015

This memorial is part of the Ettersberg site consisting of the Buchenwald concentration camp site, the soviet GULAG II and this GDR national memorial monument. Visit it AFTER the concentration camp. When we visited it was eerily empty emphasizing the scale and monnumental nature. It...More

1  Thank Juergen1960
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Located near Buchenwald concentration camp, this is a memorial which is visible from afar as you approach the area. I thought it was a memorial to the victims of Buchenwald, but actually it is a national memorial to the victims of all of the German...More

2  Thank igolfCA
Reviewed 17 May 2013

Commemorating is always an interesting witness of how people and a society were at the moment of the inauguration of the commemorative monument itself. The Buchenwald Mahnmal dates from the end of the fifties and gives an interpretation of the tragedy with which not everyone...More

2  Thank Veleiro
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