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Reviewed 13 October 2018

The best part of this museum is the film they play (entrance via the internal courtyard). The film was made by the Nazis as propaganda of how "well" the camp functioned, and only two pieces of it survives today. Watching it is absolutely fascinating, haunting,...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Visited the barracks at the end of a day trip from Prague and -- because of the return bus -- couldn't spend as much time as I would have liked. The barracks have very nice displays of art work completed by Terezin prisoners and a...More

Thank LMOverby
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Went here as part of the Terezin Concentration Camp tour. This is where the women and children were housed. They have a recreation of a room, of the conditions they lived in under the Nazi occupation. At the Terezin Concentration Camp, you will see a...More

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 3 June 2017

There are several areas in this building-the restored dormitory with personal effects and crowding, mock-up theater where they put on plays/musicals, and personal art made in the ghetto illustrating their conditions, emotions, etc. Since we were on a day tour group, the guide gave us...More

Thank WImom
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

In case you don't have enough time, I think you can avoid entering the building If you think you have time, it's worth to have a look: it might take max 30'

Thank stefanob768
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Pavel brought this barracks to life. Unlike other camps this one remains the same as it did during the war. The family effects make this very real. You can see the theater as well as other common areas.

1  Thank SheriBobLove2Travel
Reviewed 16 June 2016

In the Magdeburska Kasarna is also a small theater were I danced on the stage. I was 8 years old living in the ghetto at the children home. For me it was something very special to see again the stage celerbrated my 80 years birthday....More

3  Thank VeraMeisels
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Part of the memorial dedicated to the culture, music and literary creation in the ghetto. Don't miss small room with movies in the courtyard.

Thank martinj386
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Visited Terezin with Pavel. Whole day was very educational and emotional. Have we learned from past history? i don't think so.! RIP the Persecuted

1  Thank Paul K
Reviewed 26 August 2015

All of my lectures were held here whilst taking part in a conference for the Holocaust Education Trust. It is an amazing building with a devastating history, as the whole of Terezin has but this building held something more devastating which was the false hope...More

1  Thank Jemma P
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