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Gleis 17, Grunewald

S7 Grunewald, Berlin, Germany
+49 7726 633989
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S7 Grunewald, Berlin, Germany
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"death camps"
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"jews deported"
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"simple memorial"
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"follow the signs"
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"moving memorial"
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Reviewed yesterday

We went to see this "Mahnmal" early morning and were alone apart from a few joggers. Not much to say about it, just how sad this is. But very respectfully done. Please allow this some time in your trip to Berlin.

Thank flosandra
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is the main rail siding were the Jews were taken from Berlin by the Nazis, and sent to Concentration Camps. THOUSANDS of people were taken from their homes, put on a train, and most were never seen again! This REALLY hits hard because there...More

Thank lobo012847
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The german train company memorial site for the murder of the Berlin jewish citizens. It’s the actual railroad next to grunewald station. If we will not visit, weeds will cover the ramps.

Thank Avner S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is at Grunwalde station, just a 20 minute trip on the S bahn from central Berlin but right beside the forest which is a lovely day out from the buzzy city. The Gleis 17 is where thousands of Jews were forced on trains headed...More

Thank jenlynch
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

This memorial to 50000 Jews deported to various concentration camps is very moving. It is the site of a freight yard used for deportations. The original rails remain and the platforms have been transformed with plates highlighting dates, numbers and destination of those deported. It...More

1  Thank Gerry B
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I leave a bit far from this place but totally worth to take the sbahn to go there! You can see a dark part of the history. Never forget!

Thank Katzagiannakis G
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

A must visit for history buff. Came a few times and each time we come, the crowd was just nice. Able to sit by the tracks in silence.

Thank jcwlg
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

This is the train line which used to drive the Judes to the death of the concentrate camps all over Europe. In the place of wagons, there is a note of the number of the people deported in each date and their final destination. Trees...More

2  Thank Iliana1905
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Made a guided visit to Gleis 17 (train pier 17) in Grunewald, Berlin with my family. This unimposing tourist attraction carries a sad, historic story from WW2. This side, separate pier of the Grunewald train station - is the place some estimated 50000 Berlin jews...More

2  Thank Michael N
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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

a quiet middle class area, not far from olympic stadium. one platform wherw 50000 local jews were transported to their death. a place to reflect. metal signs on the paltform give the dates and destinatipn of the trains

1  Thank windsor_adventurer
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