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Neuengamme Concentration Camp Memorial

Jean-Dolidier-Weg 75, 21039 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 428131500
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Historical Sight - Worth the Trip

Neuengamme is not too far of a drive out of Hamburg. We had our own car and were driving around... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anchorage, Alaska
Makes you think

A touching place. The exhibit is moving.... many of the incredible photos, which come to mind when... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hamburg, Germany
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Jean-Dolidier-Weg 75 21039 Hamburg Germany Tel.: +49 40 - 4 28 13 15 00 Fax: +49 40 - 4 28 13 15 01 E-mail: info@kz-gedenkstaette-neuengamme.de
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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Jean-Dolidier-Weg 75, 21039 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 428131500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Neuengamme is not too far of a drive out of Hamburg. We had our own car and were driving around Germany so it was easy for us. I am sure there are busses that will take you there. The grounds have been moderately maintained. It...More

Thank d22randy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A touching place. The exhibit is moving.... many of the incredible photos, which come to mind when thinking about concentration cambs, were taken hete!

Thank S G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a bit of a trek from Hamburg but well worth it. This is an excellent and very sympathetic memorial to the prisoners who 'resided' here. Very educational and well thought out. It's free to visit and just a couple of euros for the audio...More

Thank lisajc1975
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Setting off from Lübecker Straße, we took the metro to Bergedorf and then the 327 or 227 (bus) to the camp. Getting to Bergedorf was quick, (less than half an hour,) with a wait of 15 minutes for the 327 and then a further half...More

Thank ScorpioEsq
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Took us an hour to get here from central station, we got a train then a bus. Was worth the journey. We only had an hour to spend here so just done the main exhibition but could have easily spent another 2 hours. Really heart...More

2  Thank Kimberly R
Reviewed 10 August 2017

It is recommended that you spend 3 hours here for the full experience, but we spent about 4 hours here and still had some stuff left to see. A very informative and respectful memorial that taught us many new things about what happened in concentration...More

2  Thank xmelx2017
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We had not visited a concentration camp before and did not know what to expect. We booked the tour as on of our excursions. We had a local guide who had been there before so she knew the site well. We were shown the names...More

4  Thank epuya
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I started at Hamburg Hauptbahnhof and from platform 11, I got the 9.21am train to Buchen. It was one stop (10 minutes) to Bergedorf station. Single way cost 3.20 euros. From Bergedorf station, go upstairs and there is a connected bus station. I had just...More

44  Thank LightHausKeeper
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Not as well known as similar memorials but interesting, thought provoking and poignant. Staff are friendly and informative as well as very kind and helpful. Easy to get to using public transport.

1  Thank Jan R
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I have visited several concentration camps before, and I was not disappointed with the available information on this one. Of course it is smaller than Auschwitz, but there are still quite some buildings with information, and collected items. Interesting (and dark) story about this place....More

3  Thank Ana L
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22 August 2016|
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Response from Annes_Reviews | Reviewed this property |
HI Admission is free. There is a bus that you can can take from Hamburg. Its the one that turn into bus 439 going to Geesthacht. Its a small one, by the way (the camp). • Opening hours of exhibitions: Monday to Friday: 9:30... More
5 October 2015|
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Response from HJPinBeds | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but I cannot help. We were taken there by local friends.
6 July 2015|
Response from Phoebebigelow | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I don't know where your hotel is but transportation in Hamburg is fantastic and you will be able to reach the camp by train and then bus. I had never been to Hamburg before and figured it out very easily. Good luck!