Educational event for Lower Saxony teachers in Israel, September 2016. Sponsors: Lower Saxony Ministry of Culture, NLQ Hildesheim, Lower Saxony Memorials Foundation Celle
Photo of whole group, on the right Dr. Noa Mkayton, The International School for Holocaust Studies. Bergen-Belsen Memorial (Lower Saxony Memorials Foundation)
Sunday, 15 January 2017, 2:30 p.m.
Zsuzsa Merényi: A diary in pictures.
Presentation by Elke von Meding about the life of the Hungarian woman Zsuzsa Merényi in the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp based on the pictures she made while imprisoned
Location:Bergen-Belsen Memorial, Film Room
Friday, 27 January 2017, 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Holocaust Remembrance Day
Public tours through the permanent exhibition and the grounds of the former camp
Meeting place:Information desk in the Documentation Centre
Friday, 27 January 2017, 7:00 p.m.
The consequences of persecution
Presentation by Dr Alfred Lange (Amstelveen, Netherlands)
Alfred Lange (born 1941), a Jewish survivor of Bergen-Belsen and clinical psychologist, will talk about the psychological effects of Nazi persecution and options for therapy.
Event organised in cooperation with the Celle City Council and AMCHA Germany
Location:Celle Synagogue, Im Kreise 24, 29221 Celle
The Documentation Centre will be closed during the Lower Saxony winter holidays (21 December 2015 to 6 January 2016).The cemetery is continuously opened to the public.
70 days violence, murder, liberation. The end of the war in Lower Saxony
The blog is coordinated by the Lower Saxony Memorials Foundation. From February 27th to May 8th 2015, the anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe, events are described in 70 days, which took place exactly 70 years before.
Project Insights in the Bergen- Belsen Memorial
In the upcoming eight weeks we, the volunteers of the memorial Bergen-Belsen, will use this blog for a project. Referring to the commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the concentration camp we will give an insight into the work of the memorial Bergen-Belsen.