Museum of Contemporary History at the Concentration Camp Memorial Site

 
in German:
Zeitgeschichtemuseum in der KZ-Gedenkstätte

Project

 

Description

In spring 2000 the Ebensee Memorial will be extended by the opening of a museum of contemporary history. It contains the following areas: permanent temporary history exhibition: Austria with a focus on the Salzkammergut; part of the exhibition: Ebensee concentration camp, library of contemporary history, contemporary history archive (documents and photos), publications with a focus of the victims/survivors of the concentration camp.

in German:
Im Frühjahr 2000 wird die Gedenkstätte Ebensee durch die Eröffnung eines Zeitgeschichtemuseums erweitert. Folgende Bereiche werden umfasst: Zeitgeschichtliche Dauerausstellung: Österreich mit Schwerpunkt Salzkammergut; Teil der Ausstellung: Konzentrationslager Ebensee, Zeitgeschichtliche Bibliothek, Zeitgeschichtliches Archiv (Dokumente und Fotos), Publikationen mit Schwerpunkt KZ-Opfer/Überlebende der Konzentrationslager.

Applicant

Ebensee Museum of Contemporary History and Concentration Camp Memorial

in German:
Zeitgeschichte Museum und KZ-Gedenkstätte Ebensee

Website

Location

Austria | show on map

Approved

08 May 2000

Category

Exhibition

Type

Commemoration / remembrance

Funding

"Looted gold" Fund

Please note

The project contents and descriptions are based primarily on the submissions of the project applicants. These submissions are edited for publication and translated into English. Although it is subjected to rigorous checks, the National Fund does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the information provided.